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Activities in Stanley Park

There are so many activities and things that you can do in Stanley Park.  Here are some of the most popular activities.

Walking / Strolling

Walking in Stanley Park
Walking in Stanley Park

Walking is the most popular activity done in Stanley Park.  People walk on the Stanley Park seawall and the many paths and trails within Stanley Park.

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Running

Running in Stanley Park
Running in Stanley Park

Running is one of the most popular activity done in Stanley Park.  People run on the Stanley Park seawall and the many paths and trails within Stanley Park.

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Bicycling

Bicycling in Stanley Park
Bicycling in Stanley Park

Bicycling around the Stanley Park seawall is one of the most popular activities done in Stanley Park.  Many people are not aware that there are excellent trails within Stanley Park for bicycle riding.

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Golf

Stanley Park Pitch and Putt Golf Course
Stanley Park Pitch and Putt Golf Course

The Stanley Park Pitch and Putt golf course is one of the most beautiful golf courses you will every golf on.  It is short, but very scenic!

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Swimming

Second Beach Outdoor Swimming Pool
Second Beach Outdoor Swimming Pool

Swimming is a popular summertime activity in Stanley Park.  You can swim in the Second Beach Outdoor Swimming Pool or at one of the many beaches in Stanley Park.  Every New Year's Day there is the largest polar bear swim in the world at English Bay!

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Tennis

Tennis in Stanley Park
Tennis in Stanley Park

There are many tennis courts in Stanley Park near the Fish House Restaurant and off of Lagoon Drive near the end of Robson Street.

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Hiking

Hiking trail in Stanley Park
Hiking trail in Stanley Park

Stanley Park has many kilometres of trails that you can hike.  You would not know that you were close to the downtown of a large city because some of the trails are so natural.

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Lawn Bowling

Lawn Bowling in Stanley Park
Lawn Bowling in Stanley Park

There is a lawn bowling club in Stanley Park where people lawn bowl.

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Cricket

Cricket at the Brockton fields in Stanley Park
Cricket at the Brockton fields in Stanley Park

Cricket is played regularly on the playing fields at Brockton Point.  The Brockton Pavilion hosts a cricket club.  The BC Lower Mainland Cricket League plays at Stanley Park.

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Rugby

Brockton Oval
Brockton Oval

Rugby is played regularly at the Brockton Oval.  The Brockton Pavilion hosts a rugby club and the Vancouver Rowing Club also hosts a rugby club.

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Rowing

rowing in Coal Harbour
rowing in Coal Harbour

Rowing takes place in Coal Harbour through the Vancouver Rowing Club.

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Yachting

Royal Vancouver Yacht Club
Royal Vancouver Yacht Club

For Yachting, you need to go to the Royal Vancouver Yacht Club.

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Baseball / Softball

Baseball/Softball diamond in Stanley Park
Baseball/Softball diamond in Stanley Park

There are two baseball/softball diamonds in Stanley Park, one at Brockton Point and the other at the Prospect Point Picnic Area.

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Rollerblading

Bicycle Path in Stanley Park
Bicycle Path in Stanley Park

Rollerblading takes place on the Stanley Park seawall.  Rollerbladers need to use the same path as bicycles.

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Basketball

Basketball court
Basketball court

There is only one place, Ceperley Park, to place basketball in Stanley Park.  There is a small baseketball court there.

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Horseshoes

Horseshoe pits at Brockton Oval
Horseshoe pits at Brockton Oval

Horseshoes is an old sport that can still be played in Stanley Park.  There are some horseshoe pits at Brockton Oval in Stanley Park.

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Fishing

North side of Stanley Park where people fish
North side of Stanley Park where people fish

Fishing isn't too common in Stanley Park, except for the Herons!  Some people do fish on the north side of Stanley Park off of the seawall.

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Giant Checkers

checkerboards in Stanley Park
checkerboards in Stanley Park

Many years ago giant checkers was a popular game.  There are 2 giant checkerboards just off of Pipeline Road that are never used now.

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Skateboarding

Skateboarding  in Stanley Park
Skateboarding in Stanley Park

Skateboarding takes place on the seawall.  Skateboarders need to use the same path as bicycles.

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Ultimate Frisbee

Ultimate Frisbee in Stanley Park
Ultimate Frisbee in Stanley Park

Some people play ultimate frisbee on the playing fields at Brockton Point.

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Bird Watching

Geocaching

Stanely park is home to over 40 Geocaches and most Geocache types!

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