Lakes in Vancouver

The many lakes that reside in Vancouver There are numerous lakes in Vancouver like Metro lake, Sasamat lake, Whyte lake, Buntzen lake, Burnaby lake, Cabin lake, Alice lake and many, many more. Vancouver and the lower mainland is popular for its beautiful nature and the outdoors! Below are some of the few popular lakes here in Vancouver: Metro lake: this is a quiet, calm and beautiful lake in north Vancouver on Lillooet road. You can enjoy the beauty of nature, but can’t swim. Sasamat lake: Beautiful white sand beach located at Belcarra Regional Park, Port Moody. What can go wrong? This is best place to swim or to simply have a picnic or sunbath. It’s a very popular destination during the summer time. Whyte Lake: A small and peaceful lake that is near to Horsehoe Bay, in West Vancouver. This lake is surrounded by forests and greens all around. Buntzen Lake: Buntzen lake is a beautiful lake which is very popular for hiking. It is located in the northern side of of Anmore, Vancouver. This is also popular for swimming, fishing and boating. Burnaby Lake: Burnaby lake is located in the heart of Burnaby. It is located at 4519 Piper Avenue, North Burnaby. This lake is best for sightseeing. It is easily accessible via transit or car. Cabin lake: A beautiful and quite busy lake located in west Vancouver, near Cypress mountain. This lake is best for swimming and hiking. Nonetheless, There are endless parks, and outdoor destinations in Vancouver and the Lower Mainland. The province is known for its nature and simple green beauty. To learn more about our EC English Vancouver programs, visit us in-house on the second floor at 570 Dunsmuir street, downtown Vancouver. We have English levels for all of your needs and requirements! You may … Read more


Indoor and outdoor activities

Outdoor activities are popular in summer time and indoor activities are preferred in winter time. But what do you do between summer and winter when the weather changes every day? It’s good to have two options, an indoor and an outdoor activity, for each day so you can decide once you know how the weather is going to be. Here are our top 14 activities you can enjoy on your own, with friends, or with classmates together after school when you sign up for the activities on EC online and meet other students at 3 pm at EC’s front desk. This way you make your free time as much fun as your English courses in Vancouver. Top 7 indoor activities Escape rooms are found all over Vancouver. They’re fun for groups and challenge your teamwork skills and your thinking. FlyOver Canada is a quite unique experience. At Canada Place you virtually fly over Canada and see the different highlights this beautiful country has to offer. Science World boosts your knowledge in just one day. This amazing exhibition with various areas to look at is fun for all ages. The Vancouver Lookout gives you a perfect overview of Vancouver. It’s truly breathtaking to see everything from up there. Trampoline parks are also great for cold and rainy or snowy days because you can still be active and spend a whole day there. Just like escape rooms there are several trampoline parks in Vancouver. Bowling lanes are also found all over Vancouver. Just gather some friends and enjoy your day at one of the many locations. The Vancouver Aquarium in Stanley Park takes you to a wonderful underwater world. Discover different animals and get lost in their beauty. Top 7 outdoor activities Quarry Rock at Deep Cove is an incredible spot for … Read more