The entrance to Ambleside Park is located at the foot of 13th Street.
As West Vancouver’s gateway park, Ambleside is fully accessible and well used by both West Vancouver residents and visitors. Enjoy spectacular views of Stanley Park and downtown Vancouver.
Parking at Ambleside Park
Public parking at the park is limited and fills up quickly in good weather. Parking lots will be closed when full. Please have an alternate plan and follow the instructions of traffic control personnel.
Lifeguards are on duty beginning Monday, June 28 to Monday, September 6 from 12 to 7 p.m. daily.
Washrooms are open from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, the District has increased the frequency of cleaning in park washrooms.
The Boat Shed is open daily. Check their website for hours.
DOGS IN AMBLESIDE PARK
The off-leash dog area is 3.52 hectares of grassy areas, trails and beach with access for dogs and their owners.
Things to Do in the Park
Home to a newly renovated skateboard section at the centre of boards, blades and baskets. Popular for basketball, street-style skateboarding, roller hockey, in-line skating and bicycling. Located near the beach and playground.
Ambleside Park has sandy beaches and a designated swim area monitored by lifeguards in the summer. Enjoy this popular swimming spot, but please supervise children at all times and always swim with a buddy.