An easy car-free ride in the North Shore Mountains to the Seymour Falls Dam. The route meanders along an undulating trailway through a forest of tall trees. A great ride on a hot summer’s day… under the canopy of hundred-year-old trees.
Distance: 24 km roundtrip
Difficulty: easy with undulating hills
Surface and Traffic: Trailway: no cars, paved with some hardpacked trail, Spur4: gravel road, boardwalks, single track trails
Eats: take snacks or picnic, no food available
How to Get there: From Ironworkers Memorial Bridge, Exit 22A Lillooet Road, LEFT/NORTH Lillooet Rd past Capilano College, North Vancouver Cemetery to Lower Seymour Conservation Reserve
Start/Park Entrance parking lot near Seymour Water Plant
- Enter park at round-about, RIGHT/NORTH on Seymour Valley Trailway
- *Option: take Old Growth trail
- Visit dam observation platform, return via same route
- *Spur 4 Route: North of fish hatchery, RIGHT/EAST across Bear Island bridge,
RIGHT/SOUTH on gravel road, RIGHT/WEST across Spur4 Hydraulic Creek Bridge
- LEFT/SOUTH on Fishermans Trail (some boardwalk trails and single track)
Thanks to Andrew for suggestions and photos … keep ’em coming!