(PT BC 05/101)
5/10/12/15/17 km PT Walk - Jan. to Dec.
Trail Rating 2A
Scholar - Secondary - SS; Masters - SM; Winery, Cheese and Brewery - WCB
1750 West Broadway
From the south and east, take Hwy. 99 into Vancouver. Follow Hwy. 99 to 70th. Avenue where it turns left to Granville St. Turn right on Granville St. and continue north turning left at Broadway (9th Avenue). Tilley's is on the south side of Broadway between Pine St. and Burrard St. Metered street parking available.
Check Tilley's website at www.tilleyvancouver.com
From Tilley's, the route takes you down Fir Street and then to the Granville Island/False Creek area for a pleasant walk along the seawall of this beautiful redeveloped area of Vancouver. The 10 km route crosses False Creek via the Cambie Street bridge and then a short turn through the Plaza of Nations. The 12 km route goes around Granville Island before continuing around the end of False Creek, passing the 2010 Olympic Athletes Village and Science World. Both routes continue along the seawall on the north side of False Creek. The 10 km route takes a ferry boat back to Granville Island market (small charge required). A quick lap around the market and then back to Tilley's. The 12 km route goes across the Burrard Sreet Bridge and back up to Tilley's. Take time to browse around the shops on Granville Island or stop for a snack or lunch.
This walk goes past the Trans Canada Trail pavilion on Granville Island. It's a chance to get a "pavilion" stamp in the new TCT Program booklet.
Chris Walter: 604 731-3889
Mon. - Sat. 10:00 am to 5:30 pm. Sun - Hol. Noon to 5:00 pm
10/15 km regular route and map
10/15 km reverse route and map
12/17 km regular route and map
12/17 km reverse route and map
5 km route and map