Third Beach, Stanley Park - Vancouver, B.C., Canada
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Hikenutty
N 49° 18.196 W 123° 09.385
10U E 488628 N 5461181
Quick Description: Third Beach can be found within historic Stanley Park on Ferguson Point. The sandy beach looks out over English Bay and is located along the park's seawall system.
Location: British Columbia, Canada
Date Posted: 12/13/2007 12:28:22 PM
Waymark Code: WM2RCJ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Q10
Views: 67

Long Description:
The following information about the beach is given on the parks Website:
One of Vancouver's naturally sandy beaches located far from the madding crowd yet so close to the downtown core. Stanley Park's forest looms behind this nearly hidden treasure of a spot shielding dippers and tanners from urban noise. Great spot for quiet bathing, picnic suppers and sunsets.

Features:

  • On the Stanley Park Seawall system
  • Concession
  • Washroom
  • Stand-alone BBQs allowed (subject to restrictions)
  • Lifeguarded Victoria Day (late May) to Labour Day (early September)
  • Pay Parking
  • Type of beach: Natural

    Location of beach: Seashore

    Beach surface type: Fine sand

    Web Address: [Web Link]

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