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White Rock Totem Poles

Marine Drive at Cypress St, White Rock, British Columbia V4B 1C8, Canada
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Just two poles for photo

You will find it on the East Beach as you walk along the White Rock Promenade, with detailed... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2018
bkpkwok
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Hong Kong
Semiahma people totems overlooking the semiahmoo bay

Great meeting area along the beach promenade and water front of White Rock. Centre point for TD... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
CJLapena
,
White Rock, Canada
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“east beach” (4 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Marine Drive at Cypress St, White Rock, British Columbia V4B 1C8, Canada
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"great location"
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"flooded"
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Reviewed 20 June 2018

You will find it on the East Beach as you walk along the White Rock Promenade, with detailed illustration on its historic background.

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Reviewed 18 June 2018

Great meeting area along the beach promenade and water front of White Rock. Centre point for TD BIA Concerts at the Pier 2018.

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Reviewed 13 May 2018

Easy access for wheelchairs and walkers. Memorial and Personal Family and Business engraved leaves are enjoyable to read. Great location, with amazing views of the White Rock Beach Canada and Semahamoo USA

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

As I walked toward this small area adjacent the promenade, I thought "only two poles, what's the big deal?". But, when I got closer and read the story, the importance of this small memorial became clear. I won't ruin the story by telling it now,...More

1  Thank Chris D
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Stop by and admire the beauty and craftsmanship of the Totem poles. Take a seat on the bench and take in the view. It is located between East and West Beach. And a pretty easy walk

1  Thank Hollie H
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

If in the area, a few minutes contemplating and learning at the Totem Poles is well worth the effort. The area around the poles is very well maintained and features remembrance plagues in the shape of maple leaves.

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

The White Rock Totems are a must see when visiting the waterfront of White Rock. It’s a beautiful walk to where they are located.

Thank Tracy H
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Beautifully crafted and majestic, these totems are nice by day, but stunning at night. Lighting has been set up to flood them with light at night and they are simply beautiful!

Thank djwgilroy
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

Totem Poles (TP) are not unique to Canada and the U,S,!! However, those found in the "Pacific Northwest" are the most heroic.... as they stand taller and last longer-- in major part, due to the tall, long lasting fir trees that are used!! The TP...More

Thank Mark D
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Reviewed 30 June 2017

If you want to sit and study the totem poles there is plenty of sitting there. A nice little pit stop on the way to the White Rock pier to take in native art. Worth stopping for.

Thank Brian V
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