Vancouver's Coal Harbour Neighbourhood, Vancouver, BC
Coal Harbour is a Vancouver neighborhood on the Downtown peninsula, located between Stanley Park and Canada Place. Bounded by the Burrard Inlet to the North, Burrard Street to the south east and Georgia Street to the south west.
The northwestern section features parkland, the Coal Harbour Marina, the Vancouver Rowing Club, Coal Harbour Boat Rentals and several other rowing and boating clubs. The Coal Harbour Community Centre was designed by architect Gregory Henriquez.
The Financial District is in the southeast, and across Georgia Street. It's dominated by high-rise office and apartment buildings.
The six floating homes in Coal Harbour, along with the twelve in False Creek are the only legal floating homes in the city of Vancouver.
Get a spectacular view of the city and the harbour from Vancouver Lookout.
Neighborhood Statistics - April 2013
|# Sold||Avg. Selling Price||DOM||% Sold|
Statistics courtesy of the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver
% Sold = # Sold / # Available : Rounded to nearest whole number
Lord Roberts Annex - 1150 Nelson St.
Westside Preparatory School - 500-626 W. Pender St (K-12)
Pattison High School - 981 Nelson St (8-12)
To see how the schools compare with each other use: The Fraser Institute school report cards
Stanley Park Bike Map
Bike trails in Stanley park are one way and the locals will 'kindly' remind you of that fact if you make a mistake. Don't worry, though, the trails are well marked with arrows pointing the way to go.
BikeMap.net an interactive Biking/Walking/Blading map site that shows the terrain as well as the distance.
It's Great way to choose your best route, no matter if your a newbie or a serious rider. Click on the MORE button in the top of the map, choose BIKEMAP ROUTES from the pull down menu then click on any of the round bike buttons to choose other routes.