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  2020  Permanent Trails

Permanent Trails (PT)  and Bike Event  (R)  are self-guided walks/rides that are in place over a fixed period of time at a specific location.

     Click here to see a map showing the location of all the Permanent Trails in BC

Below is a complete list of all the PTs which are available in British Columbia in 2019. There are several ways to find a particular Permanent Trail.
The walks are listed by city in two categories - Vancouver Island and Mainland BC/Mayne Island.
Or, you can search by location:
Finally, if you are interested in registering for walks that require mail-in registration, click this button: 

Group walks of Permanent Trails occur throughout the year – for more information on dates and times check with the walk contact or on the Club’s website.

Dock and Walk – Walks that indicate it is a “Dock and Walk event” go past a Cruise Ship Terminal.  Please contact the Club for information.

Please be reminded that extreme weather conditions can raise the difficulty of routes. Volkssporters should exercise caution under certain weather conditions. Caution is also advised when walking on trails after dusk.

Please note that dogs are permitted on all walks unless otherwise stated in walk information.


Notice to ALL walkers doing CVF walks in ANY part of Canada


The Canadian Volkssport Federation will not accept liability for medical expenses due to accident while doing any of our sponsored walks. The CVF HIGHLY recommends that Canadians and non-Canadians have proper and adequate medical insurance when they do a walk out of their home province, or arrive from another country.

Please note that all VABC and CVF Director PTs (this includes all mail-in PTs) cost $2.00  

Vancouver Island

BRENTWOOD BAY                Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 109
START POINT: Greenhawk Harness & Equestrian Supplies, 7154 West Saanich Rd V8M 1P6
DISTANCES: 5,10k                          RATING: 2B/3B
REGISTRATION: Mon - Wed, Fri: 09:00 - 18:00; Thu: 09:00 - 19:00; Sat: 10:00 - 17:00; Sun: noon - 17:00 Closed holidays. Walk should be completed before dusk
SPONSOR: Juan de Fuca Pathfinders
CONTACT: Carol 250-818-1481 vanzettas@shaw.ca
DIRECTIONS: From Victoria: take West Saanich Rd North. From BC Ferries or WA State Ferries: take Hwy #17 South. Follow signs to Brentwood Bay.
INFORMATION: Walk box is located behind register on floor. The walk takes in the town, waterfront, farmland, forests, & a beautiful view of the bay. This walk passes Butchart Gardens. Not suitable for wheelchairs or baby strollers. Please do not park in Greenhawk Harness parking lot. There is free parking available across the street at the library.

 
CEDAR - Hemer Park /Morden Colliery Trail
                Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 307
START POINT: 49th Parallel Grocery Store, 1824 Cedar Rd         V9X 1H9
DISTANCES: 6,10k                          RATING: 2B
REGISTRATION: Daily: 07:30 - 18:00, except Christmas Day
SPONSOR: Bastion City Wanderers
CONTACT: Karen / Dave 250-245-7496 president@bastioncitywanderers.ca     
PROGRAM: Boardwalks
DIRECTIONS
: From Hwy #19 North or South turn on Cedar Rd & watch for the Grocery store.
INFORMATION: Walk box is at the Customer Service Desk. The route is on some country streets but mainly through Hemer Park & along Morden Colliery Trail. Washrooms available at Start/Finish & along route.  Not suitable for wheelchairs.


 
CHEMAINUS
                           Jan-01 - Dec-31                   m  
SANCTION: PT 110
DISTANCES: 5,10k                          RATING: 1B
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only
SPONSOR
: CVF BC Director
CONTACT: David 250-598-4316 david.cattrall@telus.net
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions.
INFORMATION: Both the 5k & 10k walks zigzag through business & residential streets to view the murals for which Chemainus is famous. The 10k walk also includes part of the Cowichan River Trail. Washrooms available at Start/Finish.


COMOX                                         Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 001
START POINT: Port Augusta Motel, 2082 Comox Ave     V9M 1P8
DISTANCES: 5,10,12k                     RATING: 1A
REGISTRATION: Daily: dawn to dusk.
SPONSOR: Comox Glacier Wanderers
CONTACT: Crystal 250-898-8612 cgwvolks@shaw.ca     
DIRECTIONS: From the South: Hwy #19A North to Courtenay. Cross over 17th St Bridge & turn Right. Follow signs for Comox. Port Augusta Motel is on your Left, across from the hospital. From the North: Hwy #19A South. Do NOT cross the 17th St Bridge. Follow signs for Comox. Port Augusta Motel is on your Left.
INFORMATION: Walk box is at main desk. Trail goes through residential areas with some parks & along the waterfront. Not suitable for wheelchairs or baby strollers. Washrooms available at Start/Finish & at public facilities along the waterfront.


 
COURTENAY                              Jan-01 - Dec-31boots
SANCTION: PT 010
START POINT: Lewis Centre, 489 Old Island Hwy  V9N 3P5
DISTANCES: 5,10k                          RATING: 2B
REGISTRATION: Daily: dawn to dusk.
SPONSOR: Comox Glacier Wanderers
CONTACT: Crystal 250-898-8612 cgwvolks@shaw.ca     
DIRECTIONS: From the South: On reaching Courtenay, take Cliffe Ave to 5th St; Right over the 5th St Bridge. The centre is on the left at the far end of the park. From the North: The Centre is located on Old Island Hwy #19A, on the Right by the play park. Parking is available just north of the building.

INFORMATION: The box is kept in a small storage room across from the office & marked 'Staff Only'. Trail goes through residential areas, parks & along estuary nature preserve. Suitable for wheelchairs & baby strollers but may be difficult through park area. Washrooms are available at Start/Finish. Phone ahead to confirm hours: 250-338-5371 or 250-338-1000.

 
DUNCAN                                    Jan-01 - Dec-31                 m 
SANCTION: PT 304
DISTANCES: 6,10k                          RATING: 1B
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only
SPONSOR
: CVF BC Director
CONTACT: David 250-598-4316 david.cattrall@telus.net
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions.
INFORMATION: Walk goes through the town of Duncan, passing a number of totem poles for which Duncan is famous & along trails beside Somenos Marsh & in Centennial Park. One of the three Cowichan Valley walks (082, 196 & 304)

 

LADYSMITH                               Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 199
START POINT: Upper parking lot of Coronation Mall, #24, 370 Trans-Canada Hwy                                  V9G 1T9
DISTANCES: 6,7,10k                       RATING: 2B/3B
REGISTRATION: Daily: 07:00 am to dusk
SPONSOR: Bastion City Wanderers
CONTACT: Karen / Dave 250-245-7496 president@bastioncitywanderers.ca     
DIRECTIONS: Walk box is located near the front door of a private residence at 1141 Stillin Dr. From the North on Trans Canada Hwy #1: Right at the first traffic light in Ladysmith (First Ave/Ludlow Rd). From the South on the Trans Canada Hwy #1: Left at the third traffic light in Ladysmith (First Ave/Ludlow Rd). From both directions, follow past Tim Horton's. Right at the roundabout & continue up the hill. Continue through 4 way stop. Right on Stillin Dr to 1141 (7 houses down the block on the right). Register & drive to Coronation Mall in the south end of Ladysmith to start the walk.
INFORMATION: The 6k & one 10k option is along the waterfront & through the main street of Ladysmith. The second 10k option (3B) is on trails along Holland Creek with a view of a waterfall & a small residential component. A 7k version of Holland Creek (also 3B) omits the residential component.


LAKE COWICHAN                  Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 082
DISTANCES: 5,10k                          RATING: 2B
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only
SPONSOR
: CVF BC Director
CONTACT: David 250-598-4316 david.cattrall@telus.net
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions.
INFORMATION: Walk goes through some residential areas & downtown Lake Cowichan, plus some stretches of the Great Trail including two old trestle bridges. Walk showcases the lake, the river & the town. Washrooms available at start/finish, at various pubs & restaurants along the route & in Central Park. One of three Cowichan Valley walks (082, 196 & 304).


MILL BAY                                    Jan-01 - Dec-31                   m   feet
SANCTION: PT 196
DISTANCES: 5,10k                          RATING: 2B
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only
SPONSOR
: CVF BC Director
CONTACT: David     250-598-4316      david.cattrall@telus.net            
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions.
INFORMATION: Walk includes local streets & some lovely trails. Washrooms available at start/finish & on route. One of three Cowichan Valley walks (082, 196 & 304).


NANAIMO - Country Club                 Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 157
START POINT: Save-On-Foods,  3200 Island Hwy      V9T 1W1
DISTANCES: 5,7,10k                       RATING: 1B/2B/2C/3B
REGISTRATION: Daily: 09:00-18:00, except for Christmas Day
SPONSOR: Bastion City Wanderers
CONTACT: Ria 250-327-3311 president@bastioncitywanderers.ca         
DIRECTIONS: Follow the Old Island Hwy #19A to Country Club Shopping Centre bounded by Norwell Dr & 107 St.
INFORMATION: Ask for Walk Box at the Customer Service Desk. The 5k walk is on residential streets & along Long Lake. One 10k walk is along the shores of Long Lake, around Diver Lake & through neighbourhood parks. Two other 10k walks are on residential streets & on trails in Linley Valley - one goes around Lost Lake & the other goes around Cottle Lake. Each Linley Valley walk has a 7k option. Washrooms available at Start/Finish.

 
NANAIMO – Downtown                      Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 096
START POINT: Thrifty Foods, Port Place, 650 South Terminal Ave         V9R 5E2
DISTANCES: 5,5,10,12k                  RATING: 1A/1B/2A/2B
REGISTRATION: 7:00 to dusk, except Christmas & New Year’s Days
SPONSOR: Bastion City Wanderers
CONTACT: Ria 250-327-3311 president@bastioncitywanderers.ca         
DIRECTIONS: Follow Hwy #1, turn Right or Left on Esplanade; bear left on Front St; turn Left to back parking lot of mall & store entrance
INFORMATION: Box at Service Counter. Some routes suitable for wheelchairs. The 10k route goes through Bowen Park & along Nanaimo's harbour-front walkway. The 5k route goes through downtown Nanaimo & along the harbour front. Another 5k route goes into Bowen Park. The 10/12k route is a historical route along the waterfront & then through the Old City Quarter. Another 12k route goes along the waterfront, through Bowen Park & around Buttertubs Marsh. Washrooms available at Start/Finish. Dock & Walk route.

 
NANAIMO - Neck Point                       Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 097
START POINT: Save-On-Foods, 3200 Island Hwy V9T 1W1
DISTANCES: 5,10k                          RATING: 2B/3C/3B
REGISTRATION: Daily: 09:00-18:00, except Christmas Day
SPONSOR: Bastion City Wanderers
CONTACT: Ria 250-751-7952 president@bastioncitywanderers.ca         
DIRECTIONS: Follow the Old Island Hwy #19A to Country Club Shopping Centre bounded by Norwell Dr & 107 St. Must drive to start at 1001 Morningside Dr. Follow directions given at the registration point.
INFORMATION: Ask for Walk Box at the Customer Service Desk. 5k is on trails in the Park & also on streets overlooking the Strait of Georgia. 10k route is the same & goes on trails around the small island in Piper's Lagoon Park. An alternate 10k omitting the point in Piper's Lagoon Park is available for when the tide is high.

 

NANAIMO – Westwood                       Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 158
START POINT: Thrifty Foods, Port Place, 650 South Terminal Ave         V9R 5E2
DISTANCES: 6,10k                          RATING: 2B
REGISTRATION: 7:00 to dusk, except Christmas & New Year’s Days
SPONSOR: Bastion City Wanderers
CONTACT: Ria 250-327-3311 president@bastioncitywanderers.ca         
PROGRAM: Boardwalks
DIRECTIONS
: Follow Hwy #1, turn Right or Left on Esplanade; bear left on Front St; turn Left to back parking lot of mall & store entrance.
INFORMATION: Box at Service Counter. Not suitable for wheelchairs. The 6k route goes around Westwood Lake while the 10k route goes into Morrell Nature Sanctuary as well as around Westwood Lake. Washrooms available at the Registration Point & at the Start/Finish & along 10k route.

 

PARKSVILLE                             Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 251
START POINT: Tigh Na Mara Resort, Gift Shop, 1155 Resort Dr V9P 2E3
DISTANCES: 6,10k                          RATING: 1B
REGISTRATION: Daily: 09:00 - 17:00
SPONSOR: Bastion City Wanderers
CONTACT: John 250-729-7088 johnpayne@shaw.ca       
DIRECTIONS: From Inland Island Hwy #19, Exit 46 to Hwy #19A. From the South, Right onto Resort Dr @ lights; from the North, Left at Resort Dr @ lights & straight into Tigh Na Mara Resort.
INFORMATION: A scenic walk on roads & trails to the Englishman River Estuary & along the shoreline through Rathtrevor Provincial Park.


QUALICUM BEACH                           Jan-01 - Dec-31                    m  
SANCTION: PT 137
DISTANCES: 5,10k                          RATING: 2B
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only
SPONSOR
: CVF BC Director
CONTACT: David 250-598-4316 david.cattrall@telus.net
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions.
INFORMATION: A scenic walk on wooded trails, along the waterfront & through the town of Qualicum Beach. Washrooms at start/finish.


SIDNEY                                          Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 026
START POINT: Travelodge, 2280 Beacon Ave      V8L 1X1
DISTANCES: 5,10k                          RATING: 1A
REGISTRATION: Daily: dawn to 2 hours before dusk
SPONSOR: Juan de Fuca Pathfinders
CONTACT: Carol 250-818-6870 cajohnston191@gmail.com       
DIRECTIONS: Patricia Bay Hwy #17 to Beacon Ave - the main street into Sidney. The hotel is on your Left.
INFORMATION: Ask for box at desk. Walk goes through the town of Sidney, along the waterfront & on walking trails. An alternate 'rural' route goes towards Tsehum Harbour.



SIDNEY
                                          Jan-01 - Dec-31                   bike         
SANCTION: PT 102 R
START POINT: Travelodge, 2280 Beacon Ave      V8L 1X1
DISTANCES: 25k                             RATING: 2A
REGISTRATION: Daily: dawn to 2 hours before dusk
SPONSOR: Juan de Fuca Pathfinders
CONTACT: Mike 250-656-0149 whwolfs@telus.net         
DIRECTIONS: Patricia Bay Hwy #17 to Beacon Ave - the main street into Sidney. The hotel is on your left.
INFORMATION: Ask for box at desk. Bike route goes along roads on the Saanich Peninsula. Washrooms available at start/finish.

 

SOOKE                                           Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 160
START POINT: Western Foods, 6660 Sooke Rd, #1400    V0S 1N0
DISTANCES: 5,10,12,15,30k                       RATING: 2B
REGISTRATION: Daily: 7:00 to 2 hours before dusk
SPONSOR: Juan de Fuca Pathfinders
CONTACT: Wendy 250-812-5136 wsrenwick@gmail.com          
DIRECTIONS: Take Hwy #14 to Sooke. At roundabout take first exit into shopping centre parking lot.
INFORMATION: Walk box is beside front window. Walks include local streets, country roads & the Galloping Goose Trail. Walk goes by the restored Triangle Island lighthouse.

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TOFINO                                         Jan-01 - Dec-31                   m
SANCTION: PT 309
DISTANCES: 5,10k                          RATING: 1B/2B
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only
SPONSOR
: CVF BC Director
CONTACT: David 250-598-4316 david.cattrall@telus.net
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions.
INFORMATION: The first 5k route follows a trail to Chesterman Beach & continues on the beach. The Lennard Island Lighthouse can be seen. The Tofino 5k Heritage walk passes historical buildings & sites in the town of Tofino.


UCLUELET                                              Jan-01 - Dec-31            m          
SANCTION: PT 308
DISTANCES: 7,11k                          RATING: 2B
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only
SPONSOR
: CVF BC Director
CONTACT: David 250-598-4316 david.cattrall@telus.net
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions.
INFORMATION: Both routes go on the Wild Pacific Trail on the shoreline of the west coast of Vancouver Island. The trail offers spectacular shoreline panoramas & seaward vistas. The Amphitrite Point Lighthouse can be seen. Not suitable for wheelchairs. Washrooms available at the start/finish and on route.


VICTORIA - Colwood / Royal Roads                                  Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 163
START POINT: West Shore Parks & Rec Centre, 1767 Island Hwy          V9B 1J1
DISTANCES: 5,10,15k                     RATING: 2B
REGISTRATION: Mon - Fri: 06:00; Sat - Sun: 07:00 - Ends 2 hours before dusk. Check website for holiday hours www.westshorerecreation.ca
SPONSOR: Juan de Fuca Pathfinders
CONTACT: Rick 250-478-7020 rickandchristine@shaw.ca          
DIRECTIONS: From Victoria on Trans Canada Hwy #1, take Colwood Exit 10 (Hwy #14) to Juan de Fuca Rec Centre. From 'up Island' on Hwy #1, take West Shore Parkway; Turn Left on Hwy #14. Turn Right into the Rec Centre.
INFORMATION: Ask for walk box at desk. Includes parts of the Galloping Goose Trail & parts of Royal Roads University. One of three Permanent Trails that can be linked together (083, 088, & 163) to make a longer walk.

 
VICTORIA – Downtown
                                  Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 019
START POINT: Coast Victoria Hotel, 146 Kingston St      V8V 1V4
DISTANCES: 5,6,10k                       RATING: 1A/1B
REGISTRATION: Daily: dawn to dusk
SPONSOR: Garden City Wanderers
CONTACT: Randy 250-590-7175 rshlaw@gmail.com      
DIRECTIONS: Approximately 4 blocks west of Parliament Buildings, 3 blocks from Port Angeles Ferry Dock & a few blocks from the centre of downtown Victoria. From Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal & Victoria International Airport: South on Patricia Bay Hwy #17 which becomes Blanshard St, through downtown Victoria; Right on Belleville St; Follow the street as it winds behind the inner harbour & becomes Kingston St. The hotel is on the right.
INFORMATION: The Walk Box is attached to the wall on the right as you enter the hotel, in the lobby vestibule. These routes offer the opportunity to explore Victoria’s scenic harbour & historic downtown as well as the beautiful Beacon Hill Park & the lovely gardens of Government House.

 
VICTORIA - Esquimalt                                          Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 165
START POINT: Esquimalt Rec Centre, 527 Fraser St        V9A 6H6
DISTANCES: 5,10k                          RATING: 2B
REGISTRATION: Daily: 5:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. Check website for holiday hours - www.esquimalt.ca
SPONSOR: Juan de Fuca Pathfinders
CONTACT: Marge 250-589-1311 windles@shaw.ca         
DIRECTIONS: From Victoria: Take Pandora Ave across the Johnson St Bridge. Pandora Ave. becomes Esquimalt Rd. Stay on Esquimalt Rd to Fraser St. Turn Left on Fraser St. The Rec Centre is on your left. From West Shore take the Island Hwy toward View Royal. Turn Right on to Admirals Rd. Turn Left on to Esquimalt Rd. Turn Right on to Fraser St. The Rec Centre is on your left.
INFORMATION: Ask for box at main reception desk. Walks include city streets & trails through parks, ocean views.

 
VICTORIA - Fairfield
                          Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 022
START POINT: 2:18 Run Store, Fairfield Plaza, 1578 Fairfield Rd.          V8S 1G1
DISTANCES: 5, 6, 10k                          RATING: 1A/2A
REGISTRATION: Mon - Sat: 09:30 - 18:30; Sun: 11:00 - 17:00 250-595-2378
SPONSOR: Garden City Wanderers
CONTACT: Judy 778-977-0455 judy.baldwin@shaw.ca   
DIRECTIONS: From downtown Victoria: east on Fairfield Rd. The Fairfield Plaza is on your left across from the Ross Bay Cemetery.
INFORMATION: Ask for Walk Binder. Explore the quiet residential areas of Fairfield, waterfront walkways with views of Trial Island Lighthouse & the Olympic Mountains, or the lovely gardens of Government House.

 
VICTORIA - Langford             Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 088
START POINT: Frontrunners Westshore, #123, 755 Goldstream Ave             V9B 2X4
DISTANCES: 5, 10, 12k                   RATING: 2B
REGISTRATION: Mon - Sat: 10:00 - 18:00; Sun: noon - 17:00
SPONSOR: Juan de Fuca Pathfinders
CONTACT: Rick 250-478-7020 rickandchristine@shaw.ca          
DIRECTIONS: From Trans Canada Hwy #1, Exit 14 south to Langford on Veterans' Memorial Parkway (Millstream Rd) to Goldstream Ave; Right on Goldstream Ave for one block. Frontrunners is on Left.
INFORMATION: Walk box is located in cupboard to left of main entrance. Two 5k options available. Walks include local streets & trails through parks. One of three Permanent Trails that can be linked together (083, 088, 163) to make a longer walk.

 
VICTORIA - Langford / Thetis or Florence Lake                                              Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 083
START POINT: Serious Coffee Millstream Village, #101 - 2401G Millstream Rd        V9B 3R5
DISTANCES: 5,10k                          RATING: 2B
REGISTRATION: Mon - Fri: 09:30 - 21:00; Sat: 09:30 - 18:00; Sun: 08:30 - 17:00. Walk should be completed before dusk
SPONSOR: Juan de Fuca Pathfinders
CONTACT: Diana 250-853-0200 kdmarat@telus.net        
DIRECTIONS: From Trans Canada Hwy #1, Exit 14 north to Langford on Millstream Rd one block. Gas station & McDonald's are on your Right; turn Right up to the shopping centre. Take first Left into parking lot.
INFORMATION: Walk box is located in the bottom cupboard to the left of the ordering counter. Two routes - one to Thetis Lake & one to Florence Lake. One of three Permanent Trails that can be linked together (083, 088, & 163) to make a longer walk.

 
VICTORIA - Metchosin                       Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 180
START POINT: My-Chosen Café, 4492 Happy Valley Rd V9C 3Z3
DISTANCES: 5,10,11k                     RATING: 2B
REGISTRATION: Mon - Fri: 10:00; Sat - Sun: 08:00. Ends 2 hours before dusk
SPONSOR: Juan de Fuca Pathfinders
CONTACT: Wendy 250-812-5136 wsrenwick@gmail.com          
DIRECTIONS: From Victoria: Trans Canada Hwy #1 to Exit 10; follow Hwy #14, then left on either Metchosin Rd or Happy Valley Rd to the intersection of these two roads.
INFORMATION: Ask for box at cash register, it is on shelf overhead. Walks include rural streets & trails through parks, ocean views & shoreline.

 

VICTORIA - Oak Bay                           Jun-02 - Sep-29            bike
SANCTION: SSEAS 066 R  
START POINT
: Oak Bay Rec Centre, 1975 Bee St V8R 5E6
DISTANCES: 10 to 60k                   RATING: 1B
REGISTRATION: Daily: 06:30-22:00     Call to confirm hours 250-595-7946
SPONSOR: Garden City Wanderers
CONTACT
: Beverley 250-598-4316 bevpor@telus.net     
DIRECTIONS
: From downtown Victoria: drive east on Fort St; turn Right on Bee St. Free parking. INFORMATION: Ask for Walk Binder at reception desk. Choice of beautiful rides available, incorporating ocean vistas & quiet neighbourhoods.

 
VICTORIA - Oak Bay                          Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 031
START POINT: Oak Bay Rec Centre, 1975 Bee St V8R 5E6
DISTANCES: 5,10k                          RATING: 1A/1B
REGISTRATION: Daily: 06:30 - 22:00     Call to confirm hours 250-595-7946
SPONSOR: Garden City Wanderers
CONTACT: Beverley 250-598-4316 bevpor@telus.net     
DIRECTIONS: From downtown Victoria: drive east on Fort St; turn Right on Bee St. Free parking. Bus #11 (Uplands) from Douglas & View St, downtown.
INFORMATION: Ask for Walk Binder at reception desk. Explore the lovely residential & waterfront areas of Oak Bay.

 
“It’s your road, and yours alone.
Others may walk it with you,
but no one can walk it for you”

Rumi (13th Century Persian Poet)

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VICTORIA - Oak Bay / Henderson                   Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 029
START POINT: Henderson Rec Centre, 2291 Cedar Hill Cross Rd           V8P 5H9
DISTANCES: 5,10k                          RATING: 1A/1B/2A/2B
REGISTRATION: Mon - Thu: 06:00 - 21:00; Fri: 06:00 - 20:00; Sat - Sun: 08:00 - 20:00
SPONSOR: Garden City Wanderers
CONTACT: Susan 250-727-6826 spholloway48@gmail.com       
DIRECTIONS: From Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal & Victoria International Airport: South on Patricia Bay Hwy #17 to McKenzie Ave; Left on McKenzie Ave; Right on Cedar Hill Cross Rd to Henderson Rec Centre. From downtown Victoria: take Fort St; Left on Foul Bay Rd which becomes Henderson Rd; Right on Cedar Hill Cross Rd. Henderson Rec Centre is on your right.
INFORMATION: Ask at desk for "Walk Box". UVic 5k (rating 1B) - A walk through the gardens & wooded trails of the University of Victoria campus. Uplands 5/10k (rating 2A) - This mostly paved route includes some of Victoria's most attractive residential areas with some water views. Mount Tolmie 10k (rating 2B) - a little more challenging walk, going on the University of Victoria grounds, along residential streets & up 1k to the top of Mount Tolmie for a panoramic view of the city. Washrooms available at Start/Finish.


VICTORIA - Saanich / Broadmead                            Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 260
START POINT: Broadmead Shopping Centre, Running/Walking Room, #330 - 777 Royal Oak Dr V8X 4V1
DISTANCES: 5,10k                          RATING: 2B
REGISTRATION: Mon - Thurs: 10:00 - 20:30; Fri: 09:30 - 20:30; Sat: 09:30 - 18:00; Sun: 08:30 - 17:00.
SPONSOR: Garden City Wanderers
CONTACT: Marion 250-477-9851 marion.davidson@yahoo.ca   
DIRECTIONS: From downtown Victoria: take Blanshard St (becomes Vernon Ave) & then Patricia Bay Hwy #17; Right on Royal Oak Dr. From Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal & Victoria International Airport: south on Patricia Bay Hwy #17; Right exit to Royal Oak Dr; Left at light on overpass.
INFORMATION: Blenkinsop Lake - 10k goes on trails, through parks & lovely treed streets in the Broadmead residential area & a segment of the Lochside Trail that crosses the restored trestle bridge over Blenkinsop Lake - a favourite spot for bird watchers. Colquitz Creek - 10k includes a scenic walk on chip trails along Colquitz Creek & residential streets of Broadmead. One 5k route goes around Rithet's Bog (bird sanctuary) & residential streets. The second 5k route goes through the Broadmead residential area.

 
VICTORIA - Saanich / Cedar Hill                            Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 020
START POINT: Cedar Hill Rec Centre, 3220 Cedar Hill Rd          V8P 3Y3
DISTANCES: 5, 6, 10k                          RATING: 1B / 2B
REGISTRATION: Call to confirm hours: 250-475-7121. Open daily except some statutory holidays.
SPONSOR: Garden City Wanderers
CONTACT: Donna 250-592-9090 malcodon@telus.net    
DIRECTIONS: From downtown: drive north on Blanshard St; Right on Finlayson St; Left on Cedar Hill Rd. From Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal & Victoria International Airport: drive south on Patricia Bay Hwy #17; Left on Finlayson St & Left on Cedar Hill Rd. Cedar Hill Rec Centre is on your Left. Free parking. Bus #24 (Cedar Hill) from Johnson St, downtown.
INFORMATION: Ask for Walk Box at Reception. Boardwalk route visits the Swan Lake Nature Sanctuary, where pets are not allowed.

 
VICTORIA – Saanich / Pearkes               Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 140
START POINT: G. R. Pearkes Rec Centre, 3100 Tillicum Rd        V9A 6T2
DISTANCES: 5,6,10k                       RATING: 1B/2B
REGISTRATION: Mon - Fri: 06:00 - 22:00; Sat - Sun: 07:00 - 18:00; Holidays: May be closed. Call 250-475-5400 to confirm hours.
SPONSOR: Garden City Wanderers
CONTACT: Gord 250-479-6512 keeble@telus.net
DIRECTIONS: From Victoria: on Hwy 1, Left on Tillicum Rd. The Pearkes Centre is at the rear of the Tillicum Shopping Centre, off Arena Rd.
INFORMATION: One 10k route follows the Colquitz River to the scenic Gorge, finishing through tranquil Cuthbert Holmes Park. A second 10k route follows the Colquitz River to the Swan Lake Nature Sanctuary (no dogs allowed in the sanctuary). A third 10k route takes in beautiful Gorge Park featuring the lovely Japanese gardens & returns over the Selkirk Trestle. The 6k route is an easy route that includes the scenic Gorge & Cuthbert Holmes Park.

 
VICTORIA - Saanich / Elk Lake                            Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 108
START POINT: Fas Gas, 5486 Patricia Bay Hwy   V8Y 1T1
DISTANCES: 6,10k                          RATING: 1B/2A
REGISTRATION: Daily: 08:00 to 2 hours before dusk
SPONSOR: Juan de Fuca Pathfinders
CONTACT: Pat / Ed 250-658-2325 gropat@telus.net        
DIRECTIONS: Take Patricia Bay Hwy #17 to Fas Gas at Sayward Rd.
INFORMATION: Walk box is on counter at back of store. Three routes. One of the trails goes around two popular lakes, Elk & Beaver, mostly on forest trails & paths, one along Cordova Ridge with views of the Gulf Islands & one goes up Bear Hill, again with fabulous views.




Please note that all VABC and CVF Director PTs (this includes all mail-in PTs) cost $2.00

Mainland BC

ABBOTSFORD                         Jan-01 - Dec-31         m         
SANCTION: PT 321
DISTANCES: 5,10k                         RATING: 2B
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only 
SPONSOR:
CVF BC Director
CONTACT:  David 250-598-4316      david.cattrall@telus.net  
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions    
INFORMATION: Route starts at Mill Lake Parking lot, passes historic Trethewey House, goes around Mill Lake & through other parks; passes the oldest Sikh Temple in Canada (1911) & through the old town of Abbotsford.


BURNABY - Central Park                   Aug-15 - Dec-14
SANCTION: SSEAS 179
DISTANCES: 5,10k                         RATING: 1B
REGISTRATION: No walk box available. Check www.vancouverventurers.com  OR
https://www.meetup.com/Vancouver-Venturers-Meetup/
SPONSOR: Vancouver ’Venturers
CONTACT: Lawrence      vancouverventurers@gmail.com
INFORMATION: The route goes along BC Parkway Urban Trail (beside the SkyTrain) & through Central Park before returning via residential streets. Suitable for wheelchairs & baby strollers. Washrooms available at Start/Finish & in park.


 COQUITLAM - Coquitlam Centre              Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 176
START POINT: Coquitlam Town Centre, Ronson Shoes, 2929 Barnet Hwy         V3R 5R5
DISTANCES: 5,10k                         RATING: 1B
REGISTRATION: Mon, Tue: 10:00 - 18:00; Wed, Thu, Fri: 10:00 - 21:00; Sat: 09:30 - 18:00; Sun & Holidays: 11:00 - 18:00
SPONSOR: Surrey Trekkers
CONTACT:   Roy        surreytrekkersbc@gmail.com
PROGRAM: Bridges
DIRECTIONS: From Hwy #1: take Exit 44. Follow Hwy #7 east (Lougheed Hwy) signs to light at Barnet Hwy. Coquitlam Centre Mall is located at the junction of Lougheed Hwy #7 & Barnet Highway #7A. Ronsons is in the upper mall.
INFORMATION: The 10k walk goes through residential areas, on the Great Trail along Coquitlam River, through Town Centre Park, around Lafarge Lake, down Hoy Creek. The 5k takes in Town Centre Park, Lafarge Lake, Great Trail & Hoy Creek. Gravel & bark mulch trails. Contact Start Point at 604-944-2882 for Mall hours.

 

COQUITLAM - Mundy Park           Jan 01 - Dec-31hikers
SANCTION: PT 322
START POINT: 7-Eleven Store, 2188 Austin Ave V3K 3R8
DISTANCES: 5,10k                         RATING: 1B
REGISTRATION: Daily: dawn to dusk
SPONSOR: Surrey Trekkers
CONTACT: Sherrie 604-417-7750       surreytrekkersbc@gmail.com
PROGRAM: Boardwalks
DIRECTIONS: From Hwy #1, exit 40A (Brunette North); Left on Marmont St; Right on Austin Ave. 7-Eleven Store on South side of Austin Ave. Do not park in 7-Eleven Store parking lot. Drive to start at Mundy Park, 641 Hillcrest St to parking lots where there is one main lot & 2 overflow lots.
INFORMATION: Ask staff for Walk Box (under counter near window). There are two routes with a 5k & 10k on each. The Mundy Park route goes through the forest & around lakes of Mundy Park on gravel & bark mulch trails. Not suitable for baby strollers or wheelchairs. Washrooms available in Mundy Park & on route. The street route goes through residential streets to Como Lake & return. Washrooms on route.

 

DELTA - Ladner                         Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 063
START POINT: Ricky's All-Day Grill, 5239 Ladner Trunk Rd     V4K 1W4
DISTANCES: 5,10k                         RATING: 1B
REGISTRATION: Daily: 08:00 - 20:00
SPONSOR: Vancouver ’Venturers
CONTACT: Tish/Jerry/Markku vancouverventurers@gmail.com
PROGRAM: Famous Canadians; Bridges
DIRECTIONS: By car: From Hwy# 99, take Hwy #17A exit; Right on Ladner Trunk Rd (Hwy #10); Right into Trenant Park Mall; Restaurant is beside Ladner Trunk Rd. By transit: From Bridgeport Station (Canada Line), bus #601 (South Delta). On Ladner Trunk Rd, get off at 52A St, just past Ricky's on Right.
INFORMATION: Ask staff for Walk Box (at reception). There are 2 routes. #1 Ladner Town 5k & 10k: Route goes through the quaint downtown core & passes by Memorial Park, the Fraser River & South Arm marshes along residential streets. #2 Ladner Pioneer 5k, 10k: Follows 2 Heritage Rds & passes by 2 heritage homes, 1 historic barn & 1 monastery. Suitable for wheelchairs & baby strollers. Washrooms available at Start/Finish & in parks.

 

DELTA - Nordel                          Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 139
START POINT: Cravings Coffee, 11146B - 84 Ave           V4C 2L6
DISTANCES: 5,10k                         RATING: 2A/2B
REGISTRATION: Weekdays & Sat: 06:00 - 21:00; Sun: 07:00 - 19:00
SPONSOR: Surrey Trekkers
CONTACT: Jill     604-496-6536     surreytrekkersbc@gmail.com
PROGRAM: Boardwalks, Bridges
DIRECTIONS: Cravings Coffee is located at the SW corner of 84 Ave & 112 St. Take Hwy 91; Exit at Nordel Way; Right on 84 Ave to 112 St.
INFORMATION: Walk Box is at Service Desk. There are two routes: The "Bog" walk proceeds through residential areas to the famous peat "Burns Bog" Conservation Area which contains intriguing ground cover & growth while being home to a variety of wildlife. The Nordel Street walk proceeds through residential areas, schools & parkland. There are also two 5k routes available. Washrooms at start point.

 

DELTA - Sunshine Hills           Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 080
START POINT: Canada Safeway,   6401 - 120 St  V4E 3G3
DISTANCES: 5,10k                         RATING: 2A/2B
REGISTRATION: Daily: 07:00 - Dusk
SPONSOR: Surrey Trekkers
CONTACT: Daniel      604-594-5501       surreytrekkersbc@gmail.com
PROGRAM: Boardwalks, Bridges
DIRECTIONS: Safeway is located at the NW corner of 120 St (Scott Rd) & 64 Ave. From Hwy 91 take the 64 Ave exit, east (Kittson Parkway, becomes 64 Ave) to 120 St.
INFORMATION: Walk Box is at Check Out Counter #1. Three 10k routes: Watershed Park walk follows residential streets & trails in the Park, passing the Old Artesian Well that was once Delta's water supply. Good views of Mud Bay. Cougar Canyon walk follows residential areas to the famous peat "Burns Bog" Conservation Area. Third route is in honor of a past member called “Peggy’s Walk”, takes you to Boundary Park residential roads. Two 5k routes available. Washrooms at start/finish.
 

 

FIELD - Yoho National Park/Emerald Lake        May-15 - Oct-08              m                  
SANCTION: MSEAS 330
DISTANCES: 5, 11k                        RATING: 2B/4D
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only
SPONSOR:
CVF BC Director
CONTACT: David      250-598-4316      david.cattrall@telus.net
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions.
INFORMATION: The 5k route walks all around Emerald Lake. The 11k route also goes up the mountainside into the Emerald Basin. Washrooms available at the start/finish.

 

GOLDEN    Jan-01 - Dec-31                     
SANCTION: PT 310
DISTANCES: 5,10k                         RATING: 1B/2B
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only 
SPONSOR:
CVF BC Director
CONTACT: David     250-598-4316       david.cattrall@telus.net 
PROGRAM: Bridges
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions.
INFORMATION: NOTE: Golden is on Mountain (not Pacific) Time. Both routes cross the Kicking Horse Pedestrian Bridge to follow the Kicking Horse River & the Rotary Trails, through a short residential section to the downtown of Golden.


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HOPE                                              Jan-01 - Dec-31                                
SANCTION: PT 009
DISTANCES: 5,10k                         RATING: 1B
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only 
SPONSOR:
CVF BC Director
CONTACT: David     250-598-4316      david.cattrall@telus.net  
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions.
INFORMATION: The route goes through the town of Hope with views of the water & passes chain saw carvings by Pete Ryan.


 INVERMERE                               Jan-01 - Dec-31                    m
SANCTION: PT 258
DISTANCES: 6,10k                         RATING: 1A/2B
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only
SPONSOR:
CVF BC Director
CONTACT: David      250-598-4316       david.cattrall@telus.net
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions.
INFORMATION: Walk goes to Windermere Lake, up the Main Street, past the museum, then along the bluffs. Always surrounded by mountains. A really lovely town.


KAMLOOPS
                                Jan-01 - Dec-31            m         
SANCTION: PT 103
DISTANCES: 5,10k RATING: 2B
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only
SPONSOR:
CVF BC Director
CONTACT: David 250-598-4316   david.cattrall@telus.net
PROGRAM: Bridges
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions.
INFORMATION: Historic downtown, waterfront, waterfront parks & trails. Washrooms available at start/finish, beside public library at the corner of 5th & Victoria Streets & along the route.
 


KELOWNA             Jan-01 - Dec-31                       m      
SANCTION: PT 178
DISTANCES: 5,10k                         RATING: 1A
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only
SPONSOR:
CVF BC Director
CONTACT: David     250-598-4316     david.cattrall@telus.net  
PROGRAM: Bridges
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions.
INFORMATION: The trail is on paved surfaces through residential & lakeshore park. Suitable for wheelchairs & baby strollers. Washrooms available at Start/Finish & in the park.
 


KEREMEOS                                 Jan-01 - Dec-31              m
SANCTION: PT 302
DISTANCES: 5,12k                         RATING: 1B
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only
SPONSOR:
CVF BC Director
CONTACT: David     250-598-4316     david.cattrall@telus.net
PROGRAM: Bridges
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions.

INFORMATION: The 12k route follows an old railbed (Vancouver, Victoria & Eastern rail line) through residential area & orchards, over a Covered Bridge with the return on the opposite side of the Similkameen River. Washrooms available at Start/Finish.

 

KIMBERLEY                               Jan-01 - Dec-31        m                 
SANCTION: PT 105
DISTANCES: 5,11k                         RATING: 2B
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only
SPONSOR:
CVF BC Director
CONTACT: David     250-598-4316     david.cattrall@telus.net
PROGRAM: Bridges
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions.
INFORMATION: This scenic walk follows a wooded trail overlooking Mark Creek & the St. Mary's River Valley to arrive in Marysville, an early miner's community. The walk resumes along the banks of Mark Creek back to the start point. Along the way are excellent views & peaceful rest stops. Watch for small trout in the tributaries leading into Mark Creek. Washrooms available at the start.

 

 
LANGLEY - Langley Parks
                Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 138
START POINT: Best Western Plus Langley Inn, 5978 Glover Rd V3A 4H9
DISTANCES: 5,10,11k                    RATING: 1B/2B
REGISTRATION: Daily: dawn to dusk
SPONSOR: Surrey Trekkers
CONTACT: Sandra     604-534-8806      surreytrekkersbc@gmail.com
PROGRAM: Boardwalks, Bridges
DIRECTIONS: The hotel is on the SE corner of Glover Rd & Langley By-Pass. From the east: take Hwy 1 westbound, exit 66, 232 St; Take Hwy #10 (toward Vancouver Island ferries) becomes Glover Rd; Left at Langley By-Pass. From the west: take Hwy #10 becoming Langley By-Pass. Continue to Glover Rd.
INFORMATION: Walk Box is at Registration Desk. There are two routes. The Langley Parks walk follows residential streets & trails through parks - Rotary Nicomekl (exercise trails), Sendall Gardens (exotic plant greenhouse) & Langley City; along water courses beside the Nicomekl River, where you often see birds & wildlife. Subject to flooding in spring & winter. There is an alternative 10k "Flood" walk available. Washrooms at start point & Sendall Gardens. There are also two 5k routes available.



MAYNE ISLAND
                       Jan-01 - Dec-31              m           
SANCTION: PT 303
DISTANCES: 6,9,12,15,18k            RATING: 2B
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only 
SPONSOR:
CVF BC Director
CONTACT: David       250-598-4316       david.cattrall@telus.net  
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions.
INFORMATION: Car is not required on Mayne Island. Contact BC Ferries at www.bcferries.com for schedules. The route goes along winding & hilly country roads to Georgina Point Heritage Park & Lighthouse, with its views of Active Pass & Galiano Island, with an optional 3k that includes a Japanese garden. Washrooms available at ferry terminal, Miners Bay, Georgina Point Park & outside Japanese garden.


MOUNT ROBSON                     May-15 - Oct-08              m          
SANCTION: MSEAS 095
DISTANCES: 5,10k                         RATING: 2B
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only 
SPONSOR:
CVF BC Director
CONTACT: David      250-598-4316      david.cattrall@telus.net   
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions.
INFORMATION: Both 5k & 10k routes are on trail with good views of Mt. Robson & along the Robson River. 10k route goes to Kinney Lake. Dogs are allowed on a leash to Kinney Lake. For trail conditions, call 1-800-435-5622 or link to webcam at www.bcparks.ca .


 
NEW WESTMINSTER            Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 106
START POINT: Inn at Westminster Quay, 900 Quayside Dr      V3M 6G1
DISTANCES: 5,10k                         RATING: 2A/2B/3B
REGISTRATION: Daily: dawn to dusk
SPONSOR: Surrey Trekkers
CONTACT: Len     604-521-4710     surreytrekkersbc@gmail.com
PROGRAM: Boardwalks, Bridges
DIRECTIONS: The hotel is close to the New Westminster Sky Train station. Exit 8 St; Left on Columbia St; Right on Begbie St; cross tracks; Right on Quayside Dr to Inn. Driving from Hwy #1 east: take Exit 40 A - Brunette Ave; Bear Left onto Columbia St; Left on Begbie St; cross tracks, follow around onto Quayside Dr. From Hwy #1 west: take Exit 33 Kensington; Left on Canada Way, becomes 8 St; Left on Columbia St; Follow as above. Parking meters or on street & pay parking lot at Hotel.
INFORMATION: Walk Box at Registration Desk. There are two routes: One walk includes historic New Westminster downtown (former capital of BC), Queen's Park, passing City Hall, Cenotaph & Fraser River waterfront with many heritage homes & fantastic views. The second walk takes in Piers Park on the Fraser River waterfront, Queen’s Park & many heritage homes. There are also two 5km routes available. Washrooms at start point & Queen's Park.

NORTH VANCOUVER - Lonsdale Quay             Jan-16 - May-15
SANCTION: SSEAS 328
DISTANCES: 5,6,10,11k                 RATING: 2B
REGISTRATION: No walk box available. Check www.vancouverventurers.com  OR
https://www.meetup.com/Vancouver-Venturers-Meetup/
SPONSOR: Vancouver ’Venturers
CONTACT: Agnes vancouverventurers@gmail.com         
INFORMATION: There are three routes. #1 Spirit Trail - Eastern Loop 5k & Western Loop 5k: Route will be on the Spirit Trail east & west of Waterfront Park along the waterfront, returning through parks & side streets. #2 Spirit Trail West 10k: This is an extension of the Western loop to trails along McKay Creek & Mosquito Creek Parks. #3 Mosquito Creek 6k, 10k & 11k: Route mainly follows the Spirit Trail, Mosquito Creek & The Great Trail through forested area uphill from waterfront to Montroyal underpass & back. The 6k route will go until Hwy #1 underpass. Not suitable for wheelchairs & baby strollers. Washrooms available at Start/Finish & along routes.


 OKANAGAN FALLS                Jan-01 - Dec-31            m             
SANCTION: PT 259
DISTANCES: 5,11k                         RATING: 1B
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only 

SPONSOR: CVF BC Director
CONTACT: David        250-598-4316     david.cattrall@telus.net  
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions.
INFORMATION: With the exception of about 3k, the trail is on the Kettle Valley railbed along Skaha Lake shore. Washrooms available at start/finish & at the 11k walk turn around point in the summer.


OLIVER – Riverside                  Jan-01 - Dec-31               m          
SANCTION: PT 254
DISTANCES: 5,11k                         RATING: 1A
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only 
SPONSOR:
CVF BC Director
CONTACT: David       250-598-4316    david.cattrall@telus.net  
PROGRAM: Bridges
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions.
INFORMATION: The route is out & back on a paved trail along the Okanagan River. Washrooms available at the start/finish.

 

PEACHLAND                              Jan-01 - Dec-31           m              
SANCTION: PT 107
DISTANCES: 6, 10k                        RATING: 1A
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only 
SPONSOR:
CVF BC Director
CONTACT: David 250-598-4316       david.cattrall@telus.net  
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions.
INFORMATION: Trail is very easy walking on pavement along the lakeshore & is suitable for wheelchairs & baby strollers. Washrooms available at start/finish & at two points on route.


 PENTICTON                                Jan-01 - Dec-31            m             
SANCTION: PT 200
DISTANCES: 6,10k                         RATING: 1B/2B
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only 
SPONSOR:
CVF BC Director
CONTACT: David        250-598-4316        david.cattrall@telus.net  
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions.
INFORMATION: One 5/10k route is on the Kettle Valley Rail Trail, along the lake shore & some residential streets. A second option goes along the Penticton River channel, on streets & the lakeshore.


PORT MOODY - Rocky Point                     Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 177
START POINT: The Runner's Den,  239 Newport Dr         V3H 5C9
DISTANCES: 5,10k                         RATING: 1B
REGISTRATION: Mon - Fri: 10:00 - 18:00; Sat: 9:30 - 5:30; Sun: 10:00 - 17:00 Closed Holidays
SPONSOR: Surrey Trekkers
CONTACT: Bridget     778-870-4160     surreytrekkersbc@gmail.com
PROGRAM: Boardwalks, Bridges
DIRECTIONS: From Lougheed Hwy: west on Barnet Hwy; North on Ioco Rd; Right on Newport Dr. Store is on Left. Follow 'P' signs for surface or underground parking. By Transit: SkyTrain to Inlet Centre station; take Bus #160 or #189 2 stops to Newport Dr; OR walk down Ioco Rd to Newport Dr; Right into Newport Village; store is on Left.
INFORMATION: 5k & 10k routes are on mostly paved & gravel paths & on a residential street around Burrard Inlet. Washrooms available at Start/Finish, on route in Rocky Point Park & beside Old Orchard Par

PRINCE GEORGE                    Jan-01 - Dec-31         m                
SANCTION: PT 159
DISTANCES: 12k                            RATING: 2B
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only 
SPONSOR:
CVF BC Director
CONTACT: David       250-598-4316     david.cattrall@telus.net  
PROGRAM: Bridges
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions.
INFORMATION: The walk follows the Heritage River Trail through parks along the Fraser & Nechako Rivers with some residential walking.


PRINCETON                                Jan-01 - Dec-31           m              
SANCTION: PT 301
DISTANCES: 5,10k                         RATING: 1B
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only 
SPONSOR:
CVF BC Director
CONTACT: David     250-598-4316     david.cattrall@telus.net  
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions.
INFORMATION: The route is an out & back route on the Kettle Valley Railway Trail, The
Great Trail with views of the Similkameen Ri

REVELSTOKE                           May-15 - Oct-08            m            
SANCTION: MSEAS 325
DISTANCES: 5,10k                         RATING: 1B
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only 
SPONSOR:
CVF BC Director
CONTACT: David       250-598-4316      david.cattrall@telus.net  
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions.
INFORMATION: The 5k route explores the historic business & residential areas of Revelstoke while the 10k route also includes lovely trails by the Columbia & Illecillewaet River.


RICHMOND - Richmond Centre                  Apr-15 - Aug-14
SANCTION: SSEAS 046
DISTANCES: 5,10k                         RATING: 1B
REGISTRATION: No walk box available. Check www.vancouverventurers.com  OR
https://www.meetup.com/Vancouver-Venturers-Meetup/
SPONSOR: Vancouver ’Venturers
CONTACT: Jackie     vancouverventurers@gmail.com
PROGRAM: Boardwalks
INFORMATION: There are two routes. #1 Minoru Park & Middle Arm Dyke 5k & 10k: Walk goes through Minoru Park & on the dyke along the Middle Arm Waterfront Greenway & by the Richmond Olympic Oval. #2 Three Parks 10k: Route goes on city streets & through three parks: the new Garden City Lands, Paulik Park & Garden City Community Park & Arboretum. Suitable for wheelchairs & baby strollers. Washrooms available in Mall & along routes.


RICHMOND – Steveston                     Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 081
START POINT: Steveston Community Centre, 4111 Moncton St V7E 3A8
DISTANCES: 5,10k                         RATING: 1B
REGISTRATION: Mon - Fri: 06:00 -22:00; (summer: 06:00 - 20:00); Sat - Sun: 07:30 - 18:00; (summer: 07:30 - 17:00) Holiday: check with centre 604-238-8088
SPONSOR: Vancouver ’Venturers
CONTACT: Meg/Wayne      vancouverventurers@gmail.com
PROGRAM: Boardwalks
DIRECTIONS: By car: From Hwy #99: take Steveston Hwy westbound 5k to No. 2 Rd; Left (south) 1k to Moncton St (flashing light); Right (west) 1k to Steveston Community Centre parking lot. By transit: Take Canada Line to Richmond - Brighouse Station, then take bus #402 (No. 2 Road) to No. 1 Rd & Broadway St, walk 6 mins (450m) to Start Point.
INFORMATION: Ask staff for Walk Box (under front counter). There are three routes. #1 South Dyke 5k, 10k: Features Fraser River, West Dyke, Garry Point Park & historic village of Steveston. The 5k walk will not go to Garry Point Park. #2 West Dyke 10k: Walk is nearly exclusively on the dyke & is an out & back going through the Village, Garry Point Park & up to Blundell Rd. #3 Railway Greenway & Dykes 10k: Walk north on Railway Greenway & return via West Dyke, Garry Point Park & Village. Suitable for wheelchairs & baby strollers. Washrooms available at Start/Finish & along routes.

 

 
RICHMOND - Terra Nova / Sea Island
                  Jan-01 - Dec-31view
SANCTION: PT 155
START POINT: Thompson Community Centre, 5151 Granville Ave        V7C 1E6
DISTANCES: 5,10k                         RATING: 1B
REGISTRATION: Daily: 08:00 - 20:00; Holiday: check with Centre 604-921-2100
SPONSOR: Vancouver ’Venturers
CONTACT: Denise       vancouverventurers@gmail.com  
PROGRAM: Bridges
DIRECTIONS: By car: Start Point is 1 long block west of No 2 Rd. From Hwy #99: take Westminster Hwy westbound; Left on Garden City Rd; Right on Granville Ave, passing No. 2 Rd; Right on Lynas Lane; Left into the parking lot. By transit: Take Canada Line to Richmond - Brighouse Station, take bus #406 (Steveston), stop at Granville Ave & Lynas Lane, walk 3 mins (150m) to Start Point.
INFORMATION: Ask staff for Walk Box (under back counter). There are three routes. #1 Terra Nova Rural Park 5k, 10k: Route goes through residential areas & along dykes in NW corner of Richmond. #2 YVR South Terminal & Dykes 10k: Route goes east over the No. 2 Rd. Bridge, along the dyke to the Coast Guard Station & YVR South Terminal. #3 West Dyke & Railway Greenway 10k: Route goes south along the Railway Greenway & returns via the West Dyke. Suitable for baby strollers & wheelchairs. Washrooms available at start/finish & along routes.


 SALMON ARM                           Jan-01 - Dec-31          m               
SANCTION: PT 257
DISTANCES: 5,10k                         RATING: 1B
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only 
SPONSOR:
CVF BC Director
CONTACT: David     250-598-4316      david.cattrall@telus.net  
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions.
INFORMATION: The trail is along the shoreline through a nature reserve which is the nesting place of the Western Grebe

SUMMERLAND                         Jan-01 - Dec-31        m                 
SANCTION: PT 305
DISTANCES: 5,10k RATING: 3B
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only 
SPONSOR:
CVF BC Director
CONTACT: David      250-598-4316      david.cattrall@telus.net  
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions.
INFORMATION: Trails & roads, through residential areas & orchards passing wineries & a waterfall.


 SURREY - Cedar Hills              Jan-01 - Dec-31shoes
SANCTION: PT 156
START POINT: No Frills Grocery Store, #108, 12852-96 Ave      V3V 6A8
DISTANCES: 5,6,10,11k                 RATING: 1B/2B
REGISTRATION: Daily: 09:00 - 21:00. Except Christmas & New Year’s Day.
SPONSOR: Surrey Trekkers
CONTACT: Rita     604-585-2685        surreytrekkersbc@gmail.com      
PROGRAM: Bridges
DIRECTIONS: No Frills is located in the Cedar Hills Mall at 96 Ave & 128 St. From the east: Hwy #1, Exit 53 (176 St) south; Right on 96 Ave to 128 St. From the west: Hwy #1, Exit 40A (Brunette Ave), becomes Columbia St; over Pattullo Bridge (Hwy #99A) which becomes King George Blvd; Right on 96 Ave to 128 St. From Tsawwassen Ferry: Hwy #17; Exit Right at traffic lights Nordel Way, which becomes 88 Ave; Left on 128 St to 96 Ave.
INFORMATION: Walk Box is stored underneath the banana display in the vegetable section. There are two routes: The Bear Creek route (10k/11k) goes through residential areas & parkland. Enjoy Bear Creek Park with its creeks, rose gardens & miniature train. The City Centre route (10k) passes through residential areas, parkland & the City Centre Complex. There are 5k & 6k routes available. Washrooms at McDonald's near start/finish; in Surrey Central City Mall & Bear Creek Park.

 

 SURREY - Crescent Beach                  Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 023
START POINT: Esquires Coffee Houses Inc., #4, 12823 Crescent Rd      V4P 1J6
DISTANCES: 5,10,11k                    RATING: 1B/2B
REGISTRATION: Weekdays: 06:00 - 20:00; Sat: 07:00 - 20:00; Sun: 07:00 - 19:00
SPONSOR: Surrey Trekkers
CONTACT: Dianne     604-805-3559     surreytrekkersbc@gmail.com
PROGRAM: Bridges
DIRECTIONS: Esquires is at the NE corner of Crescent Rd & 128 St. From Hwy #99, exit 10 - Hwy #99A - King George Blvd south; Right on Crescent Rd & continue to 128 St. Please park on 128 St & not in parking lot.
INFORMATION: Walk Box at Customer Counter. There are two 5k routes, park or beach & one 10k/11k route. The 10k/11k route goes through Crescent Park, residential streets & to the beach, along the promenade to Blackie's Spit & Heron Park. Not suitable for wheelchairs or baby strollers. Washrooms available at Start/Finish, in Crescent Park & at the beach.

 

SURREY - Fleetwood                Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 055
START POINT: Fresh Street Market, 15930 Fraser Hwy   V4N 0X8
DISTANCES: 5,10k                         RATING: 2B
REGISTRATION: Daily: 07:00 - 22:00
SPONSOR: Surrey Trekkers
CONTACT: Betty     604-581-8090     surreytrekkersbc@gmail.com       
PROGRAM: Boardwalks, Bridges
DIRECTIONS: Fresh Street Market is located in Fleetwood Village. From Hwy #1; take exit 50 - 160 St South; Right on Fraser Hwy; Left Venture Way/159 St; Left into Mall parking lot.
INFORMATION: Walk Box at Customer Service Desk. There are two routes. The first route: register & drive to start at the Serpentine Hills Parking lot on 96 Ave @ 172 St. Walk on trails within Tynehead Regional Park with a Salmon Hatchery. The park is located along the Serpentine River, a unique salmon spawning river. The trails in the park are gravel or bark mulch with some minor hills. The second route to Surrey Lake follows residential streets to Fleetwood Park, alongside Fleetwood Creek & Bear Creek to Surrey Lake on the Surrey Lake Greenway. Washrooms available at Start/Finish & in the parks. There are also three 5k routes available.

 

SURREY - Green Timbers                   Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 154
START POINT: Cuatro Coffee,  #202, 9014 - 152 St         V3R 4E7
DISTANCES: 6, 10k                        RATING: 2B
REGISTRATION: Weekdays & Sat: 07:00 - 18:00; Sun: 09:00 - 17:00
SPONSOR: Surrey Trekkers
CONTACT: Dennis     604-588-7520     surreytrekkersbc@gmail.com
PROGRAM: Boardwalks, Bridges
DIRECTIONS: Cuatro Coffee is located in the mall on the NE corner of 152 St & Fraser Highway, near the Save-on-Foods Store. From Hwy #1, Exit 48; turn south on 152 St & follow to 9014 - 152 St on Left, north of Fraser Highway.
INFORMATION: Walk Box at Customer Service desk. Green Timbers Urban Forest is one of the City's largest parks, offering over 183 hectares of wetlands, lakes, a fishing dock, grassland meadows & nature trails all nestled within a second growth forest. There is also a 5k route available. Washrooms at start point & in park.


VANCOUVER – Downtown               Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 079
START POINT: JJ Bean Coffee, 1188 Alberni St   V6E 1A5
DISTANCES: 5,7,10k                      RATING: 2A/2B
REGISTRATION: Daily: 08:00 - 20:00
SPONSOR: Vancouver ’Venturers
CONTACT: Rita/Lawrence/Doug     vancouverventurers@gmail.com
PROGRAM: Famous Canadian Walk, Dock & Walk, Bridges
DIRECTIONS: By car: Go along West Georgia St. Start Point (at corner of Bute St) is between Robson St & West Georgia St & 2 blocks west of Burrard St. By Transit: Take any bus that goes along West Georgia St & stop at West Georgia & Bute. Start point is within walking distance from Burrard, Granville & Vancouver City Centre SkyTrain stations.
INFORMATION: Ask staff for Walk Box (in back office). There are 4 routes. #1 Downtown & West End (rating 2A): Eastern Loop 5K goes through Canada Place, Gastown (Famous Canadian - Captain John 'Gassy Jack' Deighton) & part of Chinatown; Western Loop 5k goes along Coal Harbour & through residential West End. #2 Chinatown 10k (rating 2B): Part of the Eastern Loop from Canada Place, Gastown (Famous Canadian - Captain John 'Gassy Jack' Deighton) extending to Chinatown, Strathcona & CRAB Park. #3 Lost Lagoon 10k (rating 2B): Part of the Western Loop from Coal Harbour, extending to Lost Lagoon passing the Rhododendron Garden, Heron Colony & English Bay. #4 Science World 10k (rating 2B): Walk along the Seawall passing Sunset Beach, to the Roundhouse, Science World & to Terry Fox Plaza (Famous Canadian - Terry Fox). 7k (rating 2B) route available but will only go to the Roundhouse. For all routes, there are only two 5K options - the Western Loop & the Eastern Loop. Suitable for wheelchairs & baby strollers with slight modification of routes. Washrooms available at Start/Finish & along routes.

 

VANCOUVER - False Creek              Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 101
START POINT: Starbucks Coffee Company, 1758 West Broadway          V6J 1Y1
DISTANCES: 5,10,12,15,17k           RATING: 2A
REGISTRATION: Weekdays: 05:00 - 18:30; Sat 06:30 - 17:30; Sun: 07:00 - 17:30
SPONSOR: Surrey Trekkers
CONTACT: Chris     604-731-3889     surreytrekkersbc@gmail.com
PROGRAM: Bridges
DIRECTIONS: Starbucks Coffee Company is located on West Broadway between Pine St & Burrard St. From South Grandview Hwy (12 Ave) turn Right on Pine St; turn Left on West Broadway. Starbucks is on the South side. On-street meter parking, however there are some non-metered spaces within a couple blocks of the store.
INFORMATION: There are two routes: The False Creek route goes to Granville Island & False Creek for a pleasant walk along the shores of this restored area. A ferry boat takes you back to Granville Island Market (there is charge for the ferry). Not suitable for baby strollers & wheelchairs. An alternative route, the False Creek/Burrard St. Bridge route (10/12k) is available going the full distance around False Creek for 12km, across Burrard St Bridge - no ferry. Note: there are 5k extensions toward Stanley Park available for both routes. In addition, there are two separate 5k routes available from the start point. Washrooms available at start/finish, on Granville Island & on walkway.

 

VANCOUVER – Kitsilano                   Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 162
START POINT: Running Room Store, 2112 West 4th Ave            V6K 1N6
DISTANCES: 5,10k                         RATING: 2B
REGISTRATION: Mon-Fri: 09:30 - 20:00; Sat: 09:30 - 19:00; Sun: 08:30 - 18:00; Check re Statutory Holiday
SPONSOR: Vancouver ’Venturers
CONTACT: Sona/Susan/Doug     vancouverventurers@gmail.com
PROGRAM: Bridges
DIRECTIONS: By car: Drive along West 4th Ave. Store is just west of Arbutus St. By transit: Take bus #4 (UBC/Powell) or bus # 7 (Dunbar/Nanaimo Station) & stop at West 4th Ave & Arbutus.
INFORMATION: Ask staff for Walk Box (in back). There are two routes. #1 Point Grey & Vanier Park: Western 5k Loop goes to Point Grey & Eastern 5k Loop goes to Vanier Park: Routes go along Kitsilano Beach & residential streets, then to Vanier Park & back. #2 Granville Island 10k: An extension of the Eastern Loop to Vanier Park, cross Burrard Bridge to Seawall, David Lam Park & ferry to Granville Island. Suitable for wheelchairs & baby strollers with slight modification of routes. Washrooms available at Start/Finish & along route.

 

VANCOUVER - Locarno Beach                   May-15 - Sep-14
SANCTION: SSEAS 327
DISTANCES: 5,10k                         RATING: 2B/3B
REGISTRATION: No walk box available. Check www.vancouverventurers.com  OR
https://www.meetup.com/Vancouver-Venturers-Meetup/
SPONSOR: Vancouver ’Venturers
CONTACT: Agnes/Doug/Sona/Susan     vancouverventurers@gmail.com
INFORMATION: There are two routes. #1 Spanish Banks & University Endowment Lands 5k & 10k (rating 2B): Walk along beaches & parks: Locarno, Spanish Banks to Acadia. Explore the University Endowment Lands with historical landmarks & mansions. #2 West Point Grey & Jericho Beach 5k & 10k (rating 3B): Route goes along Spanish Banks, up the hill to West Point Grey with beautiful mansions & return via Jericho Beach. Only the 5k walks are suitable for wheelchairs & baby strollers. Washrooms available at Start/Finish & along routes.

 

VANCOUVER – Shaughnessy                       Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 164
START POINT: Indigo Books, 2505 Granville St  V6H 3G7
DISTANCES: 5,6,10k                      RATING: 2A/2B
REGISTRATION: Daily: 09:00 - 20:00
SPONSOR: Vancouver ’Venturers
CONTACT: Sona/Susan/Patricia     vancouverventurers@gmail.com
PROGRAM: Bridges
DIRECTIONS: By car: Drive along Granville St or West Broadway. Store is on SW corner of Granville St & West Broadway. By transit: The following buses will stop at the corner of Granville St & West Broadway: #9 (Granville/Alma/UBC-Commercial-Broadway Station/Boundary); #10 (Downtown/Granville); #14 (Hastings/Downtown-UBC) & #16 (29th Ave Station/Arbutus).
INFORMATION: Ask cashier for Walk Box (in cash office). There are two routes. #1 Queen Elizabeth Park 5k, 10k (Rating 2A): Goes through impressive Shaughnessy with its many mansions & beautiful QE Park with its quarry gardens. The 5k route will not go to QE Park. #2 Arbutus Greenway North 6k, 10k (Rating 2B): Walk along the north portion of the Arbutus Greenway through residential areas & parks with views of Downtown & the North Shore mountains. Suitable for wheelchairs & baby strollers with slight modification of route. Washrooms available at Start/Finish & in park.

 

VANCOUVER - Stanley Park                        Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 053
START POINT: Running Room Store, 679 Denman St      V6G 2L3
DISTANCES: 5,7,10k                      RATING: 1A/2B/3B
REGISTRATION: Mon-Fri: 09:30 - 20:00; Sat: 09:30 - 18:00; Sun: 08:30 - 17:00; Check store for Statutory Holiday hours
SPONSOR: Vancouver ’Venturers
CONTACT: Patricia/Agnes     vancouverventurers@gmail.com
PROGRAM: Lighthouse, Famous Canadian Walk, Bridges
DIRECTIONS: By car: Go along West Georgia St. Store is on SW corner of Denman St & West Georgia St. By transit: Take any bus that goes along West Georgia St & stop at West Georgia & Denman.
FORMATION: Ask staff for Walk Box (in back). Panoramic views of Vancouver harbour & Downtown, North Shore mountains & English Bay. There are 6 routes available. #1 Seawall East 10k (rating 1A): Walk around the Seawall going counter-clockwise starting from Coal Harbour. #2 Seawall West 10k (rating 1A): Walk around the Seawall going clockwise starting from English Bay. #3 Trails 10k (rating 2B): Part seawall & part inside trails. #4 Prospect Point & Lions Gate Bridge 10k (rating 3B): Trails to Prospect Point, cross Lions Gate Bridge & return via Beaver Lake & Rose Garden; 7k (rating 3B) available - will not cross Lions Gate Bridge. #5 Lagoon & Lake 10k (rating 3B) Similar to route #4 but instead of crossing the Lions Gate Bridge, this route goes around Lost Lagoon & Beaver Lake. #6 Siwash Rock Viewpoint 10k (rating 3B): Part Seawall & trails to Siwash Rock Viewpoint. For all six routes, there is only one 5k option (rating 1A) available which covers part of the Seawall. Routes rated 3B are not suitable for wheelchairs & baby strollers. All trails go past or have a view of Brockton Point Lighthouse & Bridges. Routes #4 & #5 will not pass Famous Canadians. Washrooms available at Start/Finish & in park.

 

WEST VANCOUVER – Ambleside              Jan-01 - Dec-31
SANCTION: PT 252
START POINT: Café Crema, 1495 Bellevue Ave     V7T 1C3
DISTANCES: 5,10k                         RATING: 2B
REGISTRATION: Daily: 08:00-18:00
SPONSOR: Vancouver ’Venturers
CONTACT: Agnes     vancouverventurers@gmail.com
PROGRAM: Bridges
DIRECTIONS: By car: Cross Lions Gate Bridge to West Vancouver. From Marine Dr, turn Left on 15th St for one block; Park on Argyle Ave, one block closer to water. By transit: From Granville SkyTrain Station, walk south to West Georgia St. Take bus #250 (Horseshoe Bay). On Marine Dr, get off at 15th St & walk one block toward water.
INFORMATION: Ask staff for Walk Box (in back). Dogs not allowed on some paths. There are three routes: #1 Ambleside & Dundarave - Western 5k loop goes through "village" of Dundarave & along Centennial Seawalk, while Eastern 5k loop goes through "villages" of Ambleside & Park Royal & along edge of Ambleside Pk. #2 Capilano River 10k: An extension of the Eastern loop going north up the Capilano River to North Vancouver. #3 Lions Gate Bridge - Prospect Point 10k: Another extension of the Eastern loop crossing Lions Gate Bridge to Prospect Point in Stanley Pk. All routes offer great views of English Bay & Vancouver. Washrooms available at Start/Finish & along routes.

 

WEST VANCOUVER - Horseshoe Bay             Jan-01 - Dec-31             m                                        
SANCTION: PT 104
DISTANCES: 5,10k                         RATING: 2B
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only 
SPONSOR:
CVF BC Director
CONTACT: David     250-598-4316      david.cattrall@telus.net  
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions.
INFORMATION: Part of the route is on The Great Trail with great water views south & west. The rest of the route is through residential areas & the village of Horseshoe Bay. Not suitable for wheelchairs or baby strollers. Washrooms available at Start/Finish & in Horseshoe Bay Park.

 

WEST VANCOUVER - Lighthouse Park      Jan-01 - Dec-31                 m                                    
SANCTION: PT 255
DISTANCES: 5,10k                         RATING: 2B/3B
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only 
SPONSOR:
CVF BC Director
CONTACT: David     250-598-4316      david.cattrall@telus.net  
PROGRAM: Lighthouse
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions.
INFORMATION: About 2k of this walk are in Lighthouse Park, including a viewpoint overlooking Point Atkinson Lighthouse. The rest of the route is on winding, hilly roads & paths through a wealthy residential neighbourhood with some great views of Burrard Inlet. Not suitable for wheelchairs or baby strollers. Park may be closed during times of extreme fire hazard.

 
WHISTLER                                  Jan-01 - Dec-31    ski              m       
SANCTION: PT 064
DISTANCES: 5,10k                         RATING: 2B
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only 
SPONSOR:
CVF BC Director
CONTACT: David      250-598-4316       david.cattrall@telus.net
PROGRAM: Bridges
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions.
INFORMATION: Walk on paved & gravel trails. Route crosses Fitzsimmons Creek via a Covered Bridge. Alternate walk in the valley, available all year which is suitable for wheelchairs & baby strollers. Call Snow Phone 604-687-7507 to confirm early & late ski conditions as weather conditions vary. Note there is a fee for the XC ski trail. Ski: Jan 1- Apr 30 & Nov 1 - Dec 31. Lost Lake Walk May 1 - Oct 31

 YALE                       Jan-01 - Dec-31                m                     
SANCTION: PT 324
DISTANCES: 5,10k                         RATING: 2B/3B
REGISTRATION: Mail-In Only 
SPONSOR:
CVF BC Director
CONTACT: David     250-598-4316      david.cattrall@telus.net  
DIRECTIONS: No walk box available locally.  Mail in registration only.  Click here for instructions.
INFORMATION: Walk through one of the historic towns in the scenic Fraser Canyon that flourished during the Fraser River Gold Rush in 1858.

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