Capilano River Regional Park, North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada - just minutes from downtown Vancouver.
Capilano Road north (Capilano Road exit from Highway #1 or North Vancouver exit off Lions Gate Bridge, then left up Capilano Road) .5 km past the Suspension Bridge. Turn left on to Capilano Park Road (Look for sign "Capilano River Regional Park") and proceed down 1 km to end of the road.
The hatchery's interpretive centre is open to the public every day of the year. There is no charge.
|April||8 AM - 6 PM|
|May||8 AM - 7 PM|
|June - August||8 AM - 8 PM|
|September||8 AM - 7 PM|
|October||8 AM - 6 PM|
|November - March||8 AM - 4 PM|
The hatchery office hours are from 8 AM - 4 PM, Monday to Friday.
Please refer to our hatchery tour information.
Parking in Capilano River Regional Park is provided by the Metro Vancouver. To find out what the current parking rates are, please phone the Metro Vancouver Regional Parks West Area Office at 604-224-5739.
The canyon can be a very dangerous place for people of all ages because of the steep and slippery banks that lie within. Some areas of the canyon are marked with signs and fenced off. Remember that it is possible for the river level to become dangerously high within a short period of time. Be Aware. It is not possible to safeguard the entire park.
Do not leave valuables in parked cars or buses.
Coho, Chinook and Steelhead
|Chinook Adults||October - November|
|Coho Adults||June - November|
|Steelhead Adults||March - April|
|Coho Juveniles||All Year|
|Chinook Juveniles||March - May|
|Phone||604-666-1790 between 8 AM - 4 PM|
Capilano Salmon Hatchery
4500 Capilano Park Road
North Vancouver, B.C. V7R 4L3