Burrard Dry Dock Pier

At 700 ft. long, the Burrard Dry Dock Pier is a signature landmark and the City's largest pier. Located at the foot of Lonsdale, the Pier offers spectacular 360-degree views of the North Shore and Vancouver skylines.

The Burrard Dry Dock Pier represents a coming together of the past and future. It stands as a tribute to the City's shipbuilding history and rich marine heritage. At the same time, the Pier has contributed to the transformation of the City's waterfront into a major urban destination.

About the Burrard Dry Dock Pier

  • Open daily from 6:00am to 11:00pm
  • A 700ft long, 50ft wide public promenade
  • Moorage of vessels up to 134m (440ft) long with a 4770 tonne displacement
  • Timber rub rails and long rubber cylinder fenders  for mooring  (note: adequate fenders have to be provided by mooring vessel)
  • Pier vehicle load capacity of 15,000kg  (5400kg front axel, 9500kg rear axel)
  • Easy access to Lonsdale Avenue

Please note we are NOT a certified ISPS facility.

Moorage at the Burrard Dry Dock Pier

Moorage at the Burrard Dry Dock Pier requires a signed moorage agreement. Before completing a moorage agreement, please email bookings@cnv.org or call 604-982-8383 with your request.

Due to its large size, this pier is best suited to accommodate large vessels such as visiting naval vessels. 

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