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Most Popular Places To Play Pokemon Go in Metro Vancouver

Despite Pokemon Go not officially launching in Canada, smartphone users in Vancouver have found a loophole to download the app and kickoff their new journey as a Pokemon trainer.

For those new to the game and unsuccessful in their hunt, many trainers across metro Vancouver are sharing their lucky locations to help you ‘catch them all’.

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Here are some of the most popular locations to play and catch Pokemon across metro Vancouver according to Twitter, Instagram, and Reddit:

Stanley Park

  • Spotted Pokemon: Dratini, Slowpoke, Eevee, Tauros, Golduck

UBC

  • Spotted Pokemon: Pidgey, Drowsee, Eevee, Caterpie, Meowth, Venonat, Spearow,

BCIT

  • Spotted Pokemon: Dratini, Meowth, and Abra.

Yaletown

  • Spotted Pokemon: Vulpix and Snorlax.

Lonsdale Quay

  • Spotted Pokemon: Poliwhirl, Eevee, Psyduck, Magikarp, Horsea, Growlithe, Pikachu, Ekans and Execute.

Downtown Eastside

  • Spotted Pokemon: Pinsir, Muk, Pidgey, Coughing, Zubat.

Rocky Point Park, Port Moody

  • Spotted Pokemon: Mankey

Burnaby Mountain / SFU

  • Spotted Pokemon: Cubone

Holland Park /City Centre, Surrey

  • Spotted Pokemon: Pikachu, Kingler, Krabby, Hypno, Staryu, Horsea

Nelson and Kingsway, Burnaby

More popular locations:

  • Metrotown Mall, Burnaby
  • Central Park, Burnaby
  • Aberdeen Centre, Richmond
  • Steveston, Richmond
  • Minoru Park, Richmond
  • Jericho Park, Vancouver
  • Hastings Mill Park, Vancouver
  • Harbour Green Park, Vancouver
  • Queen Elizabeth Park, Vancouver
  • Olympic Village, Vancouver
  • Canada Place, Vancouver
  • Marine Drive, Vancouver
  • Oakridge Centre, Vancouver
  • Marpole, Vancouver
  • Bear Creek Park, Surrey

Any locations you’d like to add to the list? Share with us in the comments below!

 

Featured photo via Pokemon Go.

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