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Welcome to North Vancouver ...

A typical abbreviation for North Vancouver: N. Vancouver

The coastal city of North Vancouver is 200 feet [61 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: North Vancouver lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: PST- Heure Normale du Pacifique (HNP), PDT- Heure Avancée du Pacifique (HAP).

Telephone area codes for North Vancouver: (604) and (778)<2>

Websites for North Vancouver ...

Official Website:   www.district.north-van.bc.ca/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.nvchamber.bc.ca/

Adding North Vancouver to Our Gazetteer ...

Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for North Vancouver was on a map titled Map of British Columbia (from Gulf Refining, 1925).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for North Vancouver on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near North Vancouver ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near North Vancouver.

  • Surrey
  • Burnaby
  • Richmond
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richmond
    • Richmond lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southeast of North Vancouver
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Richmond came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richmond
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richmond<4>
  • Coquitlam
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coquitlam
    • Coquitlam lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the east of North Vancouver
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coquitlam came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coquitlam
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coquitlam<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Delta
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Delta
      • Delta lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the south of North Vancouver
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Delta came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Delta
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Delta<4>
    • New Westminster
    • Port Coquitlam
    • Port Moody
    • Pitt Meadows
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pitt Meadows
      • Pitt Meadows lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the east of North Vancouver
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pitt Meadows came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pitt Meadows
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pitt Meadows<4>
    • Bowen Island
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bowen Island
      • Bowen Island lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the west of North Vancouver
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bowen Island came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowen Island
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bowen Island<4>

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for North Vancouver ...

Looking for more information about North Vancouver? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for North Vancouver, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for North Vancouver.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for North Vancouver: www.district.north-van.bc.ca/

The official website for Province of British Columbia: https://www.gov.bc.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around North Vancouver - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Area code (778) is an overlay for area code (604).
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- North Vancouver) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for North Vancouver. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from North VancouverOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in North Vancouver. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 49.3200, Longitude: -123.0722    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.






















 

 

 

 

 


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