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Explore the Shore

Explore the Shore

Regular price $65.00 USD
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One trip is required per group.

* "PDF Instant Download" means the trip will be sent by email as a PDF document, and not by mail (the email is sent immediately after completing your purchase)


This 'mini road trip' offers up quite a few adventures within North Vancouver. Perfect for families, and roadtrippers who don't want to venture too far away from home. Discover your new favourite farm, beach or cafe while you 'Explore the Shore'.

Trip Highlights

  • Explore bridges, natural pools, & lush forests
  • An opportunity to canoe or kayak (other land options available)
  • A couple cozy cafes & funky breweries
  • A 'hidden gem' of a walking trail
  • A funky farm with tons of animals


This trip can be taken any day throughout the year. The animal suggestion on your second stop is closed on Monday, but we recommend two other activities!


  • Families with children of all ages
  • Active Seniors
  • Animal Lovers
  • Foodies



Start your day with a morning pick-me-up and seaside relaxation. Baked goods for breakfast never hurt anyone! Drive time to your second stop is 10 minutes.


Choose between a marshland stroll OR a visit to a local farm where you can make friends with donkeys, pigs and goats. There’s also an option for kayak or canoe rentals at this stop! Drive time to your third stop is 13 minutes.


Head out on a quick hike that offers stunning views & photo-worthy moments. Not up for a trek? There are some great shops and restaurants listed as alternatives! Drive time to your fourth stop is 15 minutes.


Reminisce on your road trip adventure while you sip on a cold one. Breweries, local markets, and selfie spots galore await you at your last stop!



Can depart from

Vancouver Area

Before you go

What You'll Need to Bring

  • Bathing Suit
  • Camera
  • Cash
  • Fruit/Vegetables/Peanuts/Bread (for feeding animals)
  • Road Trip Snacks
  • Walking Shoes
  • Water

Additional Details

  • Accessible
  • Kid-Friendly
  • Dog-Friendly


We're here to help!

Please see the approximate driving distances below. Please note this just includes round-trip driving distances and not time spent at stops.

  • From Downtown Vancouver: 1 hour and 29 minutes / 55 km
  • From Richmond: 2 hours and 6 minutes / 88 km
  • From Burnaby: 1 hour and 18 minutes / 58 km
  • From Coquitlam: 1 hour and 47 minutes / 95 km
  • From Langley: 2 hours and 13 minutes / 128 km
  • From Mission: 2 hours and 45 minutes / 173 km
  • From Abbotsford: 2 hours and 31 minutes / 174 km

This trip can be done any day throughout the year. The animal suggestion on your second stop is closed on Monday, but we recommend two other activities!

We recommend leaving between 9:00 am - 9:30 am. However, the earlier you head out the less crowded it will be!

You can bring your pooch but it may limit you from going into some of the recommended stops. There will be at least one pup-friendly activity available at each stop, and take-out options.

We recommend bringing between 2- 5 people on your surprise road trip adventure.

Second Stop: One option is $9 / Adult and $5.30 / Kid and Senior, but we recommend other free activities.

Paid parking may be required at some stops.

After booking your trip, we'll send you a confirmation email with a few recommended accommodation options.

Customer Reviews

Based on 1 review
Overall, how would you rate this trip?:
Excellent! I would definitely recommend this trip
It was OK, I might not recommend it to others
Rate how active the trip was:
Very active
Rate how accessible the trip was:
Very accessible
40 to 60 years old
Rate how 'unique' the stops were:
Yes, very unique!
Not really
Great trip but busy!

This was a great little day trip we did with our family but we went on a Saturday and boy was it busy. I recommend leaving really early or doing it on a weekday.