Things to do in Ladner

The town of Ladner is a leisurely ten-minute stroll along the dike. Browse through quaint shops and enjoy a variety of restaurants. The local area is a farming community and provides the area with fresh produce. Pick your own berries and walk through the pumpkin patches that are seasonally available. The Reifel Bird Sanctuary, home of over 200 bird species, is open year-round. Guests are welcome to use our two-person kayak, rowboat or canoe for trips around the Fraser River Estuary. Bicycles are also available.

Enjoy the Sunsets along the river
Golf, Kayak, or Bike along the dike

Kayaking in Ladner: Borrow our 2-person Kayak

Explore the river just outside your cottage door. Enjoy a picnic on peaceful No Name Island nearby or paddle along the fascinating floathome community along the river. Watch the eagles, seals, river beaver, otter and the many ducks and swans that grace our river.

Biking in Ladner: Borrow our Bikes

River Run is just a 5-minute walk from the town of Ladner on one side and miles of country roads on the other. Bike along the river dike past our
quaint riverfront community, and along the river's edge, which will take you to the ocean shore.

Bird Watching in Ladner

Any time of year you'll love the miles of peaceful paths that wind their way through the Reifel Bird Sanctuary on nearby Westham Island. You'll see ducks, geese, hummingbirds and rarely sighted west coast birds. Every fall, 30,000 snow geese join us here - they know a good place when they see one!

Enjoy Your Cottages

There are countless adventures to be had right in or around your peaceful cottage. Use the barbecue to create a feast right on the dock or enjoy take out food delivered from one of dozens great nearby restaurants. Play board or card games in front of your wood burning fire or just relax and enjoy the selection of easy-listening CDs provided in your cottage.



Shopping in Ladner or Vancouver


Shoppers will be thrilled with the variety of great shopping around River Run. Whether you choose to visit the shops and boutiques in the quaint towns of Ladner and Tsawwassen, or the cosmopolitan shopping in downtown Vancouver just 30 minutes away, you won't be disappointed.

Golfing in Ladner

The weather in Vancouver makes golf possible for almost the whole season (if you don't mind a little rain in the winter). There are several courses suitable for all levels of play located throughout the Greater Vancouver area, including nearby Tsawwassen and Richmond.

Golf Links to some of the local courses:

Cove Links Golf Course - Challenging 9 hole course situated in the Community of Ladner, 5 minutes from River Run Cottages B&B.
Tsawwassen Golf and Country Club (par 65) - public 18-hole executive course. Green fees $32 - $36. Tel: 604-943-2288. 10 minutes from River Run Cottages B&B.
Mayfair Lakes Golf Course (par 71) - 20 minutes from River Run Cottages B&B.
Morgan Creek Golf Course (par 72) - 30 minutes from River Run Cottages B&B. (one of the top 30 golf courses in Canada). 
Point Roberts Golf Course 15 minutes from River Run Cottages B&B. (2003 America's best new golf course -" Golf Digest ").
Peace Portal Golf Club (par 72) - 25 minutes from River Run Cottages B&B.
Northview Golf Club (par 75) - 30 minutes from River Run Cottages B&B.