Discover these Neighbourhoods!
• YOU MUST explore at least one NEIGHBOURHOOD or DAY OUT ADVENTURE to earn your 2023 PRIVILEGE PASS.
• You will earn 2 STAMPS for exploring a NEIGHBOURHOOD
• Download a Neighbourhood Scavenger Hunt from the links included here
• Have fun, find out something new then recommend to your guests that they visit these super neighbourhoods
Vancouver’s North Shore Tourism Association
Vancouver’s North Shore is made up of a collection of neighbourhoods, each with its own personality and vibe. With our neighbourhoods so close to our wilderness you can dip in and out of outdoor recreation for cultural experiences, dining, and shopping. No day on the North Shore is ever the same as there is so much to do and see.
Visit vancouversnorthshore.com/tourismchallenge for Scavenger Hunt information.
North Shore Culture Compass
The North Shore Culture Compass is a free online map that connects users to the rich cultural landscape of Vancouver’s North Shore. An accessible navigational tool featuring key information about points of interest, the Culture Compass encourages local residents and tourists alike to connect with the arts, heritage, and stories of the North Shore, from museums to natural places, annual festivals to art galleries. Check it out northvanarts.ca/culture-map/tourism-challenge
The Shipyards District
The Shipyards District is Metro Vancouver’s hottest new
neighbourhood! We’re easily accessible via the SeaBus, and centrally
located on North Vancouver’s vibrant waterfront with unobstructed
views of Vancouver’s stunning skyline to the south and the soaring
North Shore Mountains to the north. Our scavenger hunt will
allow you to enjoy the best of our food, culture, and history. Go to
theshipyardsdistrict.ca/tourismchallenge for Scavenger Hunt info.
You are about to experience a neighbourhood whose distinct
identity is rooted in its rich history. Impeccably curated décor
studios, thriving fashion boutiques and some of the best culinary
fare in the city can be found within character rich spaces and turn
of the century architecture. Visit gastown.org/tourismchallenge
for Scavenger Hunt info and stamp locations or visit us on social
Be sure to check out the Privilege Pass offers available in this neighbourhood troughout the summer - gastown.org/tourismchallenge
The West End is home to Three Great Streets: Davie, Denman
& Robson. Our diverse community of people, businesses,
buildings and activities, along with our proximity to English Bay
and Stanley Park creates ‘One Amazing Neighbourhood! Visit
westendbia.com/tourismchallenge2023 for Scavenger Hunt info.
Downtown Vancouver is the heart of our beautiful city, and offers
countless activities and events for both visitors and locals alike. The
downtown core area spans over 90 blocks with over 1000 shops to
choose from. Visit iconic locations like the Olympic Cauldron at Jack
Poole Plaza or take a stroll through any number of our public Perch
spaces where you can sit down, relax, and take in the view. Enjoy
exploring all of the amazing things that Downtown Vancouver has
to offer. Visit dtvan.ca/tourismchallenge for Scavenger Hunt info.
Visit one of Vancouver’s historic district(s) where it was once a railway hub, but it is now known for its bustling nightlife, unique boutiques, award winning spas and salons, exquisite culinary scene, and innovative companies. For Scavenger Hunt info, and stamp location, visit yaletowninfo.com/tourismchallenge @iyaletown
Visit Granville Island for the sights and sounds and the answers to our scavenger hunt for 2 stamps, while you’re at it!
Kitsilano West 4th BIA
Everything you need all in one neighbourhood. Visit Vancouver’s
favourite boutiques, restaurants and more. Visit shopwest4th.com
for Scavenger Hunt info. @shopwest4th @khatsahlano
South Granville BIA
Centrally located from the Granville Bridge to 16th, South Granville is Vancouver’s premiere boutique and lifestyle neighbourhood! Explore fascinating art galleries, visit incredible fashion boutiques, be pampered in beauty salons and spas, and enjoy delicious food from the eclectic cuisines of our eateries. Treat Yourself in South Granville! Download your Scavenger Hunt southgranville.org/tourismchallenge
The Heart of Vancouver. Murals. Romance. Unique shops. Big box stores. And more… Visit cambievillage.ca for Scavenger Hunt details.
Pacific National Exhibition at Hastings Park (PP)
Located only 10 minutes from downtown Vancouver, the PNE at Hastings Park is home to the annual summer and winter Fairs, Playland and Fright Nights, Rolla Skate Club, Circus West, trade shows, festivals, and countless concerts and events in the Pacific Coliseum, PNE Forum, and Amphitheatre. Visit the PNE Administration Building (reception) 9:30am-3pm, Monday-Friday (closed May 22) to pick up your scavenger hunt. Return your completed Hunt before 4pm to earn your stamps. pne.ca
Check out the PNE Privilege Pass offer on the FREE ATTRACTIONS PRIVILEGE PASS OFFER PAGE.
The University of British Columbia
Breathtaking views, rich cultural activities, world-class museums and gardens, and stunning architecture – UBC has everything you need for a rewarding day. Complete the UBC Neighbourhood Challenge and collect your 2 stamps at the UBC Welcome Centre. Find full details plus other Tourism Challenge opportunities at visit.ubc.ca/challenge
Discover the unique waterfront Village of Steveston, home
to Richmond’s Fisherman’s Wharf, historic sites and museums,
scenic riverside boardwalk and popular shops and restaurants.
#ExploreSteveston while you are completing the challenge, go to
exploresteveston.com for details and stamp locations.
The Heights, North Burnaby’s coolest stroll is a remarkable shopping
destination and a paradise for food lovers with history and heart.
Our scavenger hunt will provide our tourism industry friends
with an opportunity to explore the Heights’ extraordinary places.