September 5, 2017
Canyon Lights – a winter festival –
Capilano Suspension Bridge Park expands its popular Canyon Lights.
North Vancouver, BC – On Thursday, November 23, 2017 Canyon Lights at Capilano Suspension Bridge Park returns for its 12th season. And, due to popular demand, this year it is running until January 28, 2018!
Canyon Lights, a Winter Festival, offers outdoor family activities, lively entertainment and the festive lights of the suspension bridge, Treetops Adventure, Cliffwalk, the rainforest and canyon. The millions of lights are beyond counting.
This year the 30-ton Douglas firs of Treetops Adventure receive star treatment. Treetops Adventure is a series of seven suspension bridges attached to eight 250 years old Douglas-firs with viewing platforms, reaching up to 110 feet above the forest floor. These magnificent Douglas firs will be lit above and below the collars, making these trees the eight tallest Christmas trees in the world!
November 2, 2016
Oh, Starry Nights!
Canyon Lights at Capilano Suspension Bridge Park rings in the holiday season with a brand new twinkling feature!
North Vancouver, BC – Canyon Lights at Capilano Suspension Bridge Park opens for the 2016 holiday season on Thursday, November 24th. Get into the spirit of the season and be amazed by the hundreds of thousands of lights throughout the park that keep both local residents and visitors from all over the world returning, year after year.
A family favourite holiday tradition, Canyon Lights is excited to unveil a brand new light feature this year. ‘Fireflies’ is an interactive lighting display in the rainforest, ONLY at Capilano. Using magic flashlights, guests can awaken waves of tiny lights that glimmer and twinkle like fireflies.
August 19, 2016
Canyon Lights Now Takes Flight!
Canyon Lights at Capilano Suspension Bridge Park glows with a new light feature!
North Vancouver, BC – On Thursday, November 24, 2016 Canyon Lights at Capilano Suspension Bridge Park opens for its 11th season. Re-capture the feeling of wonder and excitement of the holidays and be amazed by the hundreds of thousands of lights throughout the park that keep both local residents and visitors from all over the world returning, year after year.
New this year is ‘Fireflies’, an interactive lighting display in the rainforest, ONLY at Capilano. Using giant flashlights, guests can magically awaken waves of tiny lights that glimmer and twinkle like fireflies.
June 7, 2016
Look HOO’s Back!
Raptors Ridge Birds of Prey return to a brand new space at Capilano Suspension Bridge Park!
North Vancouver, B.C. – Raptors Ridge have flown their old coop to a brand new facility at Capilano Suspension Bridge Park this summer. Everyday from June 18th to September 5th – 10am to 6pm, the engaging and friendly bird handlers will be answering all your bird related questions at a bigger, brighter space in the heart of the rainforest at Capilano Suspension Bridge Park. Get an up close connection with Red-Tailed Hawks, Lanner Falcons and Great Horned Owls in their natural West Coast habitat – it’s a hoot!
November 23, 2015
Make room Santa Claus! Canyon Lights is coming to town!
Vancouver’s family holiday tradition returns for its 10th season!
North Vancouver, BC – This Friday, November 27, 2015 Canyon Lights at Capilano Suspension Bridge Park opens for its tenth season. Canyon Lights is proud to be a finalist in the 2015 Canadian Tourism Awards for the Event of the Year.
The suspension bridge, Treetops Adventure, Cliffwalk and the rainforest transform into a world of festive lights and visual enchantment. New this year – create your own light show with VocaLites, a voice activated interactive light display in the rainforest. Lights illuminate the canyon’s cliff face and Capilano River below. See the world’s tallest living Christmas tree (153 feet tall and still growing!). Go on a kids scavenger hunt, sing-along with the holiday band, decorate gingerbread cookies, create your own Christmas card and take your family holiday photo in the Winter Pavilion.