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9 Beginner Hikes In B.C. That Will Give You All The Views

Hello hiking season!!!

The sun is out, the weather is shining, and prime hiking season is upon us in B.C.! We could not be more excited for all the beautiful hikes our province brings us and for all the outdoor adventures to be experienced this summer.

There are a wide range of intensities for hikes in B.C., but if you're more of a beginner or wanting to warm up your body with an easier hike to start the season, this list will give you all those insane #views without the intense leg day. Happy hiking Vancouverites! 

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Brandywine Falls // Squamish

Distance: 1 km

Time: 0.5 hours

Elevation Gain: Minimal

Season: Year-round

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Quarry Rock // North Vancouver

Distance: 3.8 km

Time: 0.5 – 1.5 hours

Elevation Gain: 100 meters

Season: Year-round

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Bridal Veil Falls // Chilliwack

Distance: 0.8 km

Time: 0.25 hours

Elevation Gain: 50 meters

Season: May – October

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Lighthouse Park // West Vancouver

Distance: Up to 6 km

Time: 0.5 – 1.5 hours

Elevation Gain: Minimal

Season: Year-round

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Mount Galiano // Galiano Island

Distance: 6 km

Time: 2 – 3 hours

Elevation Gain: Around 300 metres

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Norvan Falls // North Vancouver

Distance: 14 km

Time: 3.5 – 5 hours

Elevation Gain: Minimal

Season: Year-round

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Dog Mountain // North Vancouver

Distance: 5 km

Time: 1 – 2 hours

Elevation Gain: Minimal

Season: May - October

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Goldstream Provincial Park // Victoria

Distance: 3 km

Time: 1 - 2 hours

Elevation Gain: 170 meters

Season: Year-round

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Lindeman Lake // Chilliwack 

Distance: 3.4 km

Time: 1 - 2 hours

Elevation Gain: 300 meters

Season: May - October