Organized recreation

The conference schedule includes recreation every day.

The last day of the conference is recreation day. Participants are encouraged to coordinate with one another to make plans.

diy recreation


Vancouver has fantastic beaches. Some of the best are:

If you fancy a hike, good local trails include:

A quick ferry or (highly recommended!) sea plane can take you to beautiful islands such as:

Or you can:


For shopping, interesting options include:

  • Granville Island (arts and crafts; huge covered market; local brewery)

  • Main Street (hip stores; the best stretch is from around 8th to around 30th)

  • Robson Street (high end)

Or catch a show at:

If you like gardens, try:

Other attractions include: