Rating Every Park In Vancouver: #10-1

#2 in West End 1204 Beach Avenue For Kids C For Adults A+ Design A Atmosphere A Final Score 32.10 English Bay Beach has little parking; Sunset has quite a bit. In English Bay, the bike path is back on the street, far from the ocean; in Sunset it integrates into the park (or didContinue reading “Rating Every Park In Vancouver: #10-1”

Rating Every Park In Vancouver: #20-11

#2 in Mount Pleasant 215 West 1st Avenue For Kids B+ For Adults B- Design A- Atmosphere B+ Final Score 30.50 Oh right: there’s a dog park, and a playground with swings and climbing structures, and a big field with a gorgeous view of downtown Vancouver, all in a relatively small area.  All of thisContinue reading “Rating Every Park In Vancouver: #20-11”

Rating Every Park In Vancouver: #30-21

#2 in Downtown 1455 Quebec Street For Kids A– For Adults C Design A– Atmosphere A– Final Score 29.58 All of that is to say that Creekside Park, sitting right to Science World, sitting right next to False Creek, with a walking path on one side and a bike path on the other, well, itContinue reading “Rating Every Park In Vancouver: #30-21”

Rating Every Park In Vancouver: #40-31

#3 in Sunset 404 East 51st Avenue For Kids B+ For Adults B Design B Atmosphere B- Final Score 28.87 There’s just enough traditional field space for sports, plenty of flowers and interesting bushes, bike and walking paths going throughout, and a more hilly area and gated playground next to the Sunset Community Centre. AndContinue reading “Rating Every Park In Vancouver: #40-31”

Rating Every Park In Vancouver: #50-41

#4 in Kensington-Cedar Cottage 1100 East 17th Avenue For Kids A- For Adults B- Design B Atmosphere C+ Final Score 28.40 #2 in Fairview 1348 Cartwright Street For Kids A+ For Adults D+ Design B Atmosphere B+ Final Score 28.50 #3 in Kensington-Cedar Cottage 4850 St. Catherines Street For Kids B For Adults B DesignContinue reading “Rating Every Park In Vancouver: #50-41”

Rating Every Park In Vancouver: #60-51

#5 in Kitsilano 2205 West 11th Avenue For Kids B- For Adults C+ Design B Atmosphere B- Final Score 27.46 #6 in Downtown 578 Carrall Street For Kids D For Adults B Design A Atmosphere A Final Score 27.50 #3 in Fairview 1600 West 6th Avenue For Kids B For Adults C+ Design B AtmosphereContinue reading “Rating Every Park In Vancouver: #60-51”

Rating Every Park In Vancouver: #70-61

#5 in Hastings-Sunrise 2690 Grant Street For Kids B For Adults C+ Design B Atmosphere C Final Score 26.82 #2 in Marpole 1751 West 66th Avenue For Kids B For Adults B- Design B- Atmosphere C+ Final Score 26.90 #5 in Grandview-Woodland 1806 Adanac Street For Kids B- For Adults C Design A- Atmosphere C+Continue reading “Rating Every Park In Vancouver: #70-61”

Rating Every Park In Vancouver: #80-71

#3 in Killarney 2510 Hoylake Avenue For Kids B For Adults C+ Design B- Atmosphere C Final Score 26.19 #3 in Arbutus Ridge 2995 West 19th Avenue For Kids B+ For Adults B- Design C+ Atmosphere C Final Score 26.23 #3 in Killarney 6998 Arlington Street For Kids B+ For Adults C Design B- AtmosphereContinue reading “Rating Every Park In Vancouver: #80-71”

Rating Every Park In Vancouver: #90-81

#1 in Oakridge 6210 Tisdall Street For Kids C+ For Adults B Design B- Atmosphere C Final Score 25.13 Among those parks, Tisdall is one of the best — a sprawling, peaceful park, with plenty of big, leafy trees. With no slopes and no views, the overall feel is decidedly not Vancouver (for whatever reason,Continue reading “Rating Every Park In Vancouver: #90-81”

Rating Every Park In Vancouver: #100-91

#4 in Victoria-Fraserview 7595 Victoria Drive For Kids B For Adults C Design C- Atmosphere C+ Final Score 24.53 #9 in Grandview-Woodland 1775 Woodland Drive For Kids C+ For Adults C+ Design C+ Atmosphere C Final Score 24.60 #2 in Oakridge 5908 Alberta Street For Kids C+ For Adults C+ Design B Atmosphere C FinalContinue reading “Rating Every Park In Vancouver: #100-91”