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!

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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!

Cypress Falls Park

This Friday May 25, we’re hiking in Cypress Falls Park.

To get there, 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 a parking lot and the trailhead.

This is an intermediate hike with some steep uphill sections.

Please arrive by 9:15 to allow us to take a head count.
We’ll start hiking at 9:30. The hike should take about 2 hours.

This Friday, back to Inter River Park!

This Friday May 18, we’ll be heading back to Inter River Park. This time we’ll be hiking the Richard Juryn/Old Lillooet Loop trails. Meet at the trail head, near the washrooms at Inter-River Park.

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.

Just like last week, we’ll meet in the lower parking lot,look for your leaders there.

We’ll meet at 9:15 and be ready to hike at 9:30.

This is a moderate hike with some rooty sections. We should be finished the hike and back at the parking lot by 11:30.
See you Friday!

Marilyn Coen

For those of you who know Marilyn, Sonja says that she fell off a ladder in her garden and sustained numerous injuries to her ribs,scapula and part of her back. She was in hospital for a couple of days.

This happened last Wednesday or Thursday. She’s home now resting in bed, on morphine for the pain.

Sonja saw Marilyn yesterday and reports that she is in good spirits.

We wish her a speedy recovery!