Archive for September, 2014

Oct. 3 Brothers’ Creek

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

This is considered a Moderate + hike with steep sections, rooty, rocky areas and some tricky footing. Please wear appropriate footwear and bring your poles.

Femina, Tracy and Bernie will meet you at 9:15 to collect monies and take a count before leaving at 9:30. The hike will be approximately 2 hours but may run a little longer depending on conditions.


Sept.26 Old Buck Trail

Hi Trail Trekkers. This Friday we’re meeting at 9:15am behind the library at Parkgate Centre, then heading up the Old Buck Trail – steep sections with rocks and roots.
This hike is rated at Moderate +. Please wear appropriate footwear and bring poles if required.
Hike will leave at 9:30 and should take about 2 hours.
Femina, Tracy and Bernie will be your leaders!

Friday Sept.19 Whyte Lake

This Friday we’ll be hiking to Whyte Lake from the trailhead on Westport Road. Take exit 4, 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 moderate with some steep sections. Proper footwear and poles are recommended.
We’ll meet at 9:15 and hit the trail at 9:30…see you then!

Sept. 12 Fisherman’s Trail

Hey Trail Trekkers! This Friday we’re meeting at the End of the Line Cafe and weaving our way down to Fisherman’s Trail.
Make your way to the top of Lynn Valley Road to meet Bernie at 9:15 and we’ll take off on the trails at 9:30.
There are steep sections but the trail is well groomed and easy to follow.
See you on Friday.

5th September 2014 – Black Mountain,Cabin Lake

Hi Trail Trekkers: We’re back … meet at the Chalet in the alpine area of Cypress Mountain. We’re hiking up to Cabin Lake and then to Black Mountain. This is a steep uphill and technical downhill. Please wear appropriate footwear with good treads and bring poles if you require them.

See you at 9:15 in the Chalet parking lot. The hike will leave at 9:30am

Your leaders will be Bernie and Tracy