Explore Indian River
An exceptional neighborhood in North Vancouver, if you’re looking for a quiet place with a tight-knit feel to call home, you’ve come to the right place. Indian River is a desirable neighbourhood to people from all walks of life, with families in particular being eager to live close to the popular Dorothy Lynas Elementary School, as well as the area’s excellent parks and recreational activities. Take a closer look at this wonderful neighbourhood.
The Indian River neighbourhood is located in the far east and north vicinity of North Vancouver. It is located to the North of Mount Seymour Parkway just past Parkgate Village. Nearby neighbourhoods include Deep Cove, Seymour Heights and Lynn Valley.
Home ownership is high in Indian River, with 78% of residents owning property, and 22% renting. Many properties are single-family homes, home to between four and five residents, with many children living at home. The average age of Indian River residents is 37. Approximately 59% are married.
Indian River is a mixed neighbourhood comprised of a variety of single-family homes, many of which are detached, as well as townhouses, duplexes and apartments. Contact me to find out more about current bench mark pricing in the area.
Nearby attractions in the Indian River neighbourhood include two golf courses, the Northlands Golf Course and Seymour Golf and Country Club, and Mount Seymour Ski Resort, which is located just a few minutes drive away, and a convenient location for enjoying an evening skiing or snowboarding session. If you enjoy hiking and finding new walking trails, Indian River Park, located on Indian River Drive is home to many which wind through the neighbourhood linking forest greenbelts, schools and parks. Deep Cove is also just a short drive away, and is perfect for the outdoor enthusiast to enjoy a huge range of sporting activities all year round, including hiking, kayaking, cycling, skiing and snowboarding. Deep Cove is also situated nearby to the Baden Powell trail that spans the North Shore in the foothills of the mountains.
Parkgate Village Shopping Centre, located on Mount Seymour Parkway, features a wide range of restaurants as well as shops, with popular eateries including Kostas Taverna, Little Caesar’s Pizza, Genji Japanese Restaurant and Subway. Spots including Local Lift Juice Bar or Bean Around The World coffee shop are sure to quench your thirst after a long day of shopping. Nearby Deep Cove also features a wide selection of restaurants, pubs and cafes, including The Arms Reach Bistro, Cafe Orso, Honey’s Doughnuts, Deep Cove Pizza and Bluhouse Market & Cafe.
Parkgate Village Shopping Centre is home to various stores from grocery and convenience stores such as Safeway and Shoppers Drug Mart, to bakeries like Cob’s Bread and specialist stores such as Seymour Stationery. Many services also operate within the Centre including, Telio Hair Studio, The Sanctuary Esthetics Studio and Seymour Chiropractic. There is also a dental clinic, medical centre and veterinary clinic. Mount Seymour Parkway is also home to stores such as Fiddleheads Produce, Stop and Shop.
Indian River is home to Dorothy Lynas Elementary, one of North Vancouver’s French Immersion Schools. Nearby Central Lonsdale is also home to several schools, with elementary schools including Cove Cliff Elementary School and Saint Pius X Elementary School, and Seycove Secondary School being a popular choice for older students. Kenneth Gordon Maplewood School is also just a short drive from the Indian River neighbourhood.
Conveniently accessed via Mount Seymour Parkway or by the Trans-Canada Highway, Indian River residents have easy access to all that Greater Vancouver has to offer. With many walking trails in the area, much of the neighbourhood is also conveniently accessed by foot.