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Port Moody

Geography

Located 26km/16mi east of Vancouver, along the Barnett Highway, Port Moody hugs the end of the Burrard Inlet as a crescent shaped bay protected by the Coast Mountains.

Location

Bordered by Coquitlam on the east and south, and Burnaby on the West, Port Moody completes the area known as the Tri-Cities which together occupy the region at the foot of Eagle Mountain. Port Moody is the smallest of the three cities – the other two being Coquitlam and Port Coquitlam.

Port Moody Neighbourhoods

Until fairly recently when Newport village was developed, Port Moody's neighbourhoods were well established communities; many rising up from the waterfront. These include the villages of Belcarra, a strictly residential rural community of barely 1,000, and Anmore, a semi-rural community.

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