Bowen Lookout and an invitation to coffee!

This Friday July 13, we’ll be hiking to the Bowen Lookout on Cypress Mountain.

We’ll meet at the Cypress alpine area outside the lodge (follow the Cypress Mtn. road to the top parking lot).

Please be there by 9:15, we’ll be ready to hike at 9:30.

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

We’ll return to the lodge at approximately 11:30…..Femina would like to invite interested participants to come to her house for coffee after the hike. Her address is 2642 Nelson Ave, West Vancouver. Tel: 604-987-9220. Please bring a goodie to share. Coffee and Tea will be provided.

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Lynn Loop

This Friday July 6, we’re meeting at the End Of The Line store, at the corner of Lynn Valley and Dempsey roads. We’ll be heading into Lynn Headwaters via the Varley Trail and hiking the Lynn Loop.

Expect a moderate to intermediate hike with some steep sections, up and downhill.

There is parking available in Kilmer park in the 1600 block of Dempsey, just west of Lynn Valley Road.

Please be at the End Of The Line by 9:15, we’ll take a head count, then hit the trail at 9:30.

The hike may take just slightly over 2 hours, returning to the End Of The Line a little after 11:30.

See you Friday!

Capilano Pacific Trail

This Friday’s hike is in the lower Capilano Canyon area.

We’ll be meeting at the eastern end of Keith Road in West Van,under the highway 1 overpass (head east on Keith from Taylor way)… then we’ll hike up the Capilano Pacific Trail through Capilano Canyon towards Cleveland Dam.

We’ll meet at 9:15 and start our hike at 9:30. This moderate hike should take about 2 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.

Car pooling might be a good idea, as parking is limited.

This is considered an intermediate hike with some steep sections and rooty, rocky areas with possible tricky footing and creek crossings.

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 take approximately 2 hours.

See you Friday!

Meet at Berkley and Hyannis

We’re meeting at Berkley and Hyannis this Friday. To get there, take Berkley north from Mt. Seymour Parkway, then follow Berkley all the way to Hyannis.

We’ll hike the Fishermen’s and Bridle trails, a moderate route that should take approximately 2 hours.

Let’s meet at 9:15 and start hiking at 9:30.

See you Friday!

Meet at Caulfield Shopping Centre

This Friday June 8 we will be meeting at Caulfield Shopping Centre in West Van., then we’ll hike the Sahalee Trail. To get there, take highway 1 to exit 4 then go west to Caulfield.

We’ll meet on the east side of the parking lot, close to the street. Let’s meet at 9:15 and be ready to go at 9:30.

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

See you Friday!

Quarry Rock

This Friday June 1, we’ll be hiking to Quarry Rock overlooking Deep Cove. Let’s meet in the parking lot at Panorama Park in Deep Cove at 9:15. We’ll hit the trail at 9:30.

This is a moderate/intermediate hike with some steep, sections and stairs.

Proper footwear and poles are recommended.

We’ll hope for clear weather, so that we can be rewarded with a nice view after our climb up the hill!

There are parking restrictions in the area and this a very popular meeting spot, might be a good idea to car pool.
See you Friday!