Parks, Recreation and Seniors' Housing

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The Champlain Heights boasts many parks and green spaces.  For those who appreciate nature, this is the place to be! The flagship park in the Champlain Heights is Everett Crowley Park, which at 40 hectares is Vancouver’s 5th largest park!

The following parks are found in the Heights:

  • Captain Cook Park -3398 E. 54th Ave. 
  • Kinross Ravine Park- 3350 S.E. Marine drive 
  • Sparwood Park – 6998 Arlington (off-leash dog park and soccer pitch)
  • Champlain Heights Park and Community Centre- 3350 Maquinna Drive


Champlain Heights Recreation Centre

(part of Champlain Heights Park)

Located at 3350 Maquinna Drive, the Champlain Heights recreation centre is the hub of the Heights, and offers services and facilities for people of all ages.

In 2006, $2 million was spent to enlarge and update the facility.  A sample of the services found at The Champlain Heights recreation centre include:

•    Fitness centre
•    Gym
•    Playground
•    Sauna
•    Tennis and racquetball courts
•    Licensed out of school daycare 

The centre also offers numerous programs and activities for children, adults and seniors. A number of clubs operate out of the centre including Guiding and Scouting troops, Chinese school, St. John ambulance Cadets, Karate and Taekwondo.

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Located at:

Champlain Heights Community Centre
3350 Maquinna Drive
Vancouver, BC  
V5S 4C6


 Housing for Seniors 

 senior centre

Masonic Home

The Society of Royal Arch Masons was the sponsor and developer for the 151-bed personal and
intermediate care facility, located at 7850 Champlain Crescent.  In addition the Masonic apartments
located at 7780 Champlain crescent offers 75 self-contained units for seniors.

For more information call 604 437 7343

Kopernik lodge

The Polish community sponsored and built the Kopernik lodge at 3150 Rosemont drive. This 87
bed facility also offers an 18 bed special care unit for clients with Alzheimer's or other dementia.

For more information call 604 438 2474

Southview Terrace

Located at 3131 E 58th Ave, this Salvation Army sponsored facility offers seniors 57 apartments
and residential care


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