Lynn Canyon Friday Oct. 20

This Friday we’ll be exploring the trails in and around Lynn Canyon.

We’ll meet at the End Of The Line Store at the corner of Lynn Valley and Dempsey Roads. There should be plenty of parking in Kilmer Park, just half a block west on Dempsey.

Please be there by 9:15 so we can check passes and count trekkers. We’ll be ready to hike at 9:30.

This hike is rated moderate, but be prepared for several stairs.

….see you Friday!

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Lighthouse Park

This Friday Oct.13, we’ll be exploring the trails at Lighthouse Park in West Vancouver. It’s a moderate hike with some rooty sections, hopefully some nice ocean views too!

To get there, take Marine Drive in West Vancouver to Beacon Lane. Follow the signs marked “Lighthouse Park”, then follow Beacon Lane south to the parking lot, where we’ll meet.

As usual we’ll count Trekkers at 9:15 and start hiking at 9:30. The hike will probably take just under two hours.

See you Friday!

Bowen Lookout

This Friday Oct.6, we’ll be hiking the Howe Sound Crest Trail to the Bowen Lookout.

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

Please be there by 9:15 with your passes, we’ll be ready to go at 9:30.

This is an intermediate hike with some long steep sections…be prepared for lots of uphill!

We’ll return to the lodge by approximately 11:30.

See you Friday!

Meet at Old Delbrook this Friday

This Friday, Sept. 29 we’ll be hiking the trails around Mosquito Creek to Heywood park and Pemberton Heights.

It’s an easy/moderate hike with some stairs.

Let’s meet at the old Delbrook south parking lot, where there should be plenty of parking.

Please be there at 9:15, we’ll be set to go at 9:30.

A reminder that the Trail Trekker Punch Pass is being discontinued. A good option is the Flex Pass. It’s a better deal and it enables you to take advantage of other Rec. Centre programs.

See you Friday!

Whyte Lake

This Friday Sept. 22nd, we’ll be hiking to Whyte Lake from the trailhead on Westport Road.

To get there, take exit 4 from highway 1 then turn left onto Westport Road. Go straight at the 4 way stop, then follow Westport Road under the highway until you come to a small gravel parking area on the right side.

The hike is considered intermediate with some steep sections. Proper footwear and poles are recommended.
Please be at the trailhead at 9:15 and we’ll hit the trail at 9:30, returning around 11:30.…see you then!

Lynn Loop this Friday

This Friday September 15, we’re meeting at the End Of The Line store, at the corner of Lynn Valley and Dempsey roads. We’ll be hiking the Lynn Loop via the Varley Trail through Lynn Headwaters.

This is 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.

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

Welcome back!

Hope everyone had a great Summer!

For our first Fall hike, this Friday Sept. 8, we’ll be meeting in the Hollyburn Mtn parking lot near the kiosk (take the road to Cypress Mtn., then turn right towards towards the Cross Country area).

Please be there by 9:15, we’ll take a head count, then set off towards Blue Gentian Lake.

The hike will leave promptly at 9:30, and should take about 2 hours. It’s an intermediate hike with some rooty, steep sections. Proper footwear is required.