Check out the world's tallest Christmas trees at Capilano's Canyon Lights this winter

Nov 6 2019, 2:48 pm

The Canyon Lights, a time-honoured Christmas tradition, is making its return to North Vancouver’s Capilano Suspension Bridge next month.

Starting on Friday, November 22, thousands of sparkling lights will illuminate the iconic suspension bridge and other areas of the park.

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Christmas at Vancouver’s Capilano Canyon (Capilano Suspension Bridge)

The 30-ton Douglas Firs of the Treetops Adventure will also be dressed in lights. Standing at an impressive 110 feet above the forest floor, the Douglas Firs that connect the suspension bridges are the eight tallest Christmas trees in the world, according to event organizers.

153-foot Christmas tree/Capilano Suspension Bridge

Also returning to this year’s festival is the Snowy Owl Prowl scavenger hunt, gingerbread cookie decorating, and sing-along carols with a holiday band.

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Cliff walk/Capilano Suspension Bridge

According to the Capilano Suspension Bridge Park, dates have also been extended until Sunday, January 26, 2020, giving visitors plenty of time to enjoy the festivities.

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Treetop adventure/Capilano Suspension Bridge

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Treetop adventure/Capilano Suspension Bridge

Canyon Lights will run from Friday, November 22, 2019, to Sunday, January 26, 2020. The attraction will be open every day except on December 25.

Canyon Lights/Capilano Suspension Bridge Park

Visitors are advised to dress for an outdoor experience, meaning that warm jackets, gloves, and footwear are essential. The park can become chilly later in the evenings, especially towards mid-December.

Canyon Lights at Capilano Suspension Bridge 2019

When: Friday, November 22, 2019, to Sunday, January 26, 2020 (closed on December 25)
Time: 11 am to 9 pm daily; holiday activities run from 4 to 9 pm
Where: Capilano Suspension Bridge Park, 3735 Capilano Road, North Vancouver
Tickets: Available online, with annual passes (included with admission) available for BC residents