There are many significant and key locations in Stanley Park, Vancouver, BC, Canada. These are the locations that the attractions are at and activities are done!
The main locations in Stanley Park are: Lost Lagoon, Ceperley Park, Prospect Point, Hallelujah Point, Brockton Point, Beaver Lake, Ferguson Point, Deadman's Island, Chaythoos, Duck Pond, Ceperley Meadow, Painter's Circle, Stanley Park Junction, Pioneer's Cemetery, and the Dog Off-Leash Area.
Lost Lagoon is the best known water feature in Stanley Park. It was once part of Coal Harbour and disappeared when the tide went out...hence the name Lost. When the Stanley Park Causeway was built, Lost Lagoon essentially became a lake. There is a flat walking trail all the way around Lost Lagoon. Located at Lost Lagoon is the Lost Lagoon Lookout, Nature House, and Jubilee Fountain.
Ceperley Park is a busy area in Stanley Park. It borders Second Beach and the Second Beach Outdoor Swimming Pool. It has a large field where many events are held as well as hosting many family picnics. It has two large Playgrounds, a basketball court, and a concession stand. Many events also take place here such as the weekly Movies in Stanley Park, Dancing in Stanley Park, Terry Fox Run, and Ratha Yatra Festival.
Prospect Point is the highest elevation in Stanley Park. Located at the northwest side of Stanley Park, it is primarily a Lookout with great views of West Vancouver and the ocean! Located there is the Prospect Point Cafe, concession, gift shop, SS Beaver Cairn, and Windstorm Monument.
Brockton Point is the main point on the northeast side of Stanley Park. Brockton Point has been the main recreation area of Vancouver since it became a city. Located at Brockton Point are the Totem Poles, Brockton Oval, Brockton Pavilion, King Edward VII oak tree, Captain Edward Stamp plaque, Chehalis Cross Memorial, Brockton Point Lighthouse, Susan Point Welcome Gateways, Portugese Joe Statue, Brockton Playing Fields, and theNine O'Clock Gun.
Ferguson Point is a raised area on the West Side of Stanley Park. It has a fantastic westward ocean view! There was artillery stationed at this site during the Second World War. Located now at Ferguson point is the Teahouse Restaurant, Burmese Forces cairn, and E. Pauline Johnson Memorial.
The Pioneers Cemetery is a little known, little visited, undeveloped area on the east side of Brockton Point of Stanley Park where many of the people who used to live in Stanley Park and early Vancouver are buried. There are no headstones and it is just a natural heavily forested area now!
The off-leash dog area in Stanley Park is located at the north end of the English Bay Tennis Courts. This is the only off-leash dog area in Stanley Park.
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