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Welcome to West Vancouver ...

A typical abbreviation for West Vancouver: W. Vancouver

While we don't have a date for the establishment of West Vancouver, you might get a feel for its founding by knowing that they incorporated March 15, 1912.

Time Zone: West 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).

Area codes for West Vancouver: (604) and (778)<1>

Websites for West Vancouver ...

Official Website: www.westvancouver.net/

Communities near West Vancouver ...

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

  • Vancouver
  • Burnaby
  • Richmond
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richmond
    • Richmond lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the southeast of West Vancouver
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Richmond came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richmond
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richmond<3>
  • Coquitlam
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coquitlam
    • Coquitlam lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the east of West Vancouver
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coquitlam came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coquitlam
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coquitlam<3>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Delta
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Delta
      • Delta lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the southeast of West Vancouver
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Delta came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Delta
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Delta<3>
    • New Westminster
    • Port Coquitlam
    • Port Moody
    • Gibsons
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gibsons
      • Gibsons lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the west of West Vancouver
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gibsons came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gibsons
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gibsons<3>
    • Bowen Island
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bowen Island
      • Bowen Island lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the northwest of West Vancouver
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bowen Island came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowen Island
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bowen Island<3>

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for West Vancouver ...

Looking for more information about West 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 West Vancouver, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for West Vancouver.

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The official website for West Vancouver: www.westvancouver.net/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Area code (778) is an overlay for area code (604).
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- West Vancouver) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for West Vancouver. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from West VancouverOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Vancouver. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 49.3435, Longitude: -123.1843    
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>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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