Hiking in Vancouver

Hiking in Vancouver has become very popular in the past few years, causing more and more hiking trails to be developed, which means endless opportunities for hiking adventures!
There are trails for all abilities, whether you're an experienced explorer, or new to hiking in Vancouver, there is a trail for you. There are many websites with information on trails so you shouldn't have a problem finding vancouver hikes to suit you.


Vancouver hikes

First of all, it's important to note that many Vancouver hikes are in remote or mountainous locations, and you must be prepared! When you're hiking in Vancouver, you are never far from the city, but that doesn't mean you're safe. Bad weather, poor trail conditions, being unfamiliar with the trails, etc. can all result in you getting lost or hurt. It is important to take the proper equipment, wear appropriate clothing, and do your research before setting off on your Vancouver hikes.

Outdoor Explore has experienced hiking guides who know the Vancouver mountains very well. If you're unsure whether you're ready to head into the mountains, Outdoor Explore can create a custom guided hike to suit you. Check out our Vancouver guided hikes for more information.

If you do decide to go it alone, North Shore rescue have some great information on how to avoid getting lost, and also what to take with you on your hike.

There are a few good websites to help you find Vancouver hikes that suit you.
Check out the Outdoor Explore community website for some trip reports from the Vancouver mountains. Here you can find full trip plans, photos, descriptions and more.
Vancouver's North Shore tourism website has some great ideas for local hikes.
Vancouver Trails has a lot of information on hiking in Vancouver, with lots of options presented to you.


Go hiking in Vancouver with Outdoor Explore

If you want to learn more about the mountains, escape the crowds, explore deeper into the wilderness, and stay safe, why not hike an Outdoor Explore hiking guide. We have highly trained, experienced and knowledgeable guides who can take you on the perfect Vancouver Hikes.

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Langtang & Helambu Trek

Trek to the culturally rich and visually stunning Langtang, Gosainkunda and Helambu region of Nepal
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Powell Forest Canoe Circuit

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