Snow

Weather warnings issued as snow hits B.C.'s south coast and Vancouver Island

The first significant snowfall to hit the Vancouver region in more than two years is causing widespread transit delays and has prompted several school closures, including the shutdown of a university...

The Lady, The Five-Year Engagement, Safe, Warriors of the Rainbow and four other new films reviewed

Michelle Yeoh plays The Lady, Burma’s democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi, in a new, well-timed film.

VO Photo Pool: cherry blossoms, black boots and more

This week's collection of photos from our VO Photo Pool showcases some of the fine sites our city has to offer along with some pink to make it look pretty.

Vancouver, like never before

The wonderful world of Vancouver through the eyes of our Flickr contributors.

Frozen ponds and lakes pose danger in city's parks

The Vancouver Park Board is asking would-be skaters not to venture out onto frozen lakes and ponds in city parks. Most ice is too thin to support people or even pets. Recent cold temperatures have...

I'm dreaming of a stormy Christmas

Santa's down with the Yuletide rain. Dude, it's a rain forest.

Vancouver in snow

Over the weekend, the snow fell heavily in Vancouver. Up at Queen Elizabeth Park, as much as 10 cm fell, covering the trees and grounds with a thick, heavy blanket of wet snow. Many of the trees...

Winter weather advice from City Hall

Winter is upon us and the City is preparing to fight the cold when the first snow falls on Vancouver. With lessons learned from the big snow two years ago, the City has made strategic improvements...

Lynn Canyon in Snow

Snow accumulated on the trails of Lynn Canyon Headwaters Park this morning, at least twice as much in the city, providing icy trails to slip and slide on and breathtaking scenery at every turn.

Waiting for Winter: Vancouver's Top Snow Activities

Snow brings a slew of broken trees and branches, unavoidable traffic, and unpleasant piles of former flakes turned disgusting colors of black and brown. However, snow also brings a whole slew of aweso