As West Vancouver’s gateway park, Ambleside is fully accessible and well used by both West Vancouver residents and visitors. Enjoy spectacular views of Stanley Park and downtown Vancouver. Come walk the Seawalk, visit the dog park, play beach volleyball, relax in the sand and more!
- Outdoor shower
- Picnic tables
- Picnic shelter and barbecues
- Public washrooms with change rooms
- Duck pond
- Sports fields
The off-leash dog area is 3.52 hectares of grassy areas, trails and beach with access for dogs and their owners.
Swans in Ambleside Pond
Swans are beautiful and much-admired residents of Ambleside Pond. The District of West Vancouver keeps swans in the park under an Avicultural Permit from the Canadian Wildlife Service.
Things to Do in the Park
Have lunch at the concession
Enjoy delicious fish and chips, burgers, hot dogs, wraps, beverages, and ice cream seven days a week.
Ambleside Park has sandy beaches and a designated swim area monitored by lifeguards in the summer. Enjoy this popular swimming spot, but please supervise children at all times and always swim with a buddy.