Only 20 minutes from Vancouver, Iona beach is an awesome walk or bike ride? The ride from downtown Vancouver to the beach is about 30km round trip. The hike from the parking lot to the point is about 30-45minutes.
Heading down to Bellingham? Checkout the hikes in Larabee State Park. With Nexus you are there in under 60 minutes from Vancouver!
Need an idea for your next local hike? Look no further than Dog Mountain in Seymour Provincial Park, only 30 minutes from Vancouver.