Did you lose a Trail Trekker pass?

A blue senior Trail Trekker pass has been turned in to the front desk at Delbrook.
If you have lost yours, you can claim it there.

Bernie

Cypress Falls Park

This Friday Dec.2 we’re hiking in Cypress Falls Park.

To get to the Cypress Falls Trail, head along Highway 1 and take Exit 4 to Woodgreen Drive / Caulfield Drive. At the stop sign, turn right onto Woodgreen Drive and continue as the road bends to the left and heads uphill.

Turn right at the third street on your right called Woodgreen Place.
The gravel driveway at the end of the street leads to the parking lot and the trailhead.

This is a moderate to intermediate hike with some steep uphill sections.

Please arrive by 9:15 to allow us to take a head count.
The hike will commence at 9:30 and should take about 2 hours.
See you Friday!

Schedule change for this Friday….we’re now meeting at Lighthouse Park!

We’ve switched the order of our next two hikes, this Friday Nov.25 we’ll be exploring the trails at Lighthouse Park in West Vancouver. It’s an easy to moderate hike with some rooty sections, hopefully some nice ocean views too!

To get there, follow Marine Drive in West Vancouver to Beacon Lane. Turn left at the sign marked “Lighthouse Park”, then follow Beacon Lane south to the parking lot.

Meet your leaders in the parking lot at 9:15, we’ll start hiking at 9:30.

See you Friday!

Richard Juryn / Old Lillooet Trail

This Friday Nov.18, we’ll explore the Richard Juryn/Old Lillooet Loop. Meet at the trail head, near the washrooms at Inter-River Park.

To get there, take Lillooet Road up the hill past the exit for Capilano University, then turn left at the Inter River Park sign (before the stables). Turn left again for the lower parking lot.

There’s plenty of parking in the lower parking lot, look for your leaders there.
Let’s meet at 9:15 and be ready to hike at 9:30.

This is a moderate hike with some rooty sections. Some places may be muddy if it has rained. We should be back at the parking lot by 11:30.

See you Friday!

No hike this week.

poppy-fieldJust a reminder there will be no hike this Friday Nov. 11, as we’ll be taking the day off for the Remembrance Day Holiday. See you next week!

Meet at End of the Line Store, top of Lynn Valley Road

This Friday, Nov.4 we’ll be meeting at the End Of The Line Store at the top of Lynn Valley Road (at Dempsey). Remember if you’re coming via Lynn Valley Road, there’s road construction between Highway 1 and Frederick,may cause delays. An alternate route might be Lonsdale/29th/Lynn Valley Road, or the Braemar/Dempsey connector.

There’s plenty of parking in Kilmer Park, a half block west of our meeting spot on Dempsey.

We’ll head for the Lynn Loop via the Varley and Headwaters Trails.
This is a moderate hike with some steep sections, bring your poles!
We’ll meet at 9:15 for a head count, then start hiking at 9:30.

This hike might take slightly over two hours. See you Friday!

Follow Chartwell to the top…where it meets Eyremount and Millstream

This Friday’s hike is in the Brothers’Creek/Lawson Creek area. We’re meeting at the trailhead at the top of Chartwell, where it meets Eyremount and Millstream in the British Properties.

This is considered an intermediate hike with some steep sections and rooty,rocky areas with possible tricky footing and creek crossings…( but only uphill halfway!)

Please wear appropriate footwear and bring your poles.

Meet your leaders at 9:15 with your passes, we’ll take a count before setting off at 9:30.

The hike will be approximately 2 hours