Archive for October, 2014

Oct. 31 Quarry Rock

This Friday we’ll meet at Panorama Park in Deep Cove and hike up to Quarry Rock. Please arrive by 9:15 so that Femina can take money and passes.

The hike starts promptly at 9:30am.

This is a moderate hike with some steep, slippery sections. Proper footwear and poles are recommended.


Richard Juryn Trail, Oct.24th

This Friday we’re meeting at Inter River Park and hiking the Richard Juryn/Old Lillooet Trail.

Head up Lillooet Road past the turn-off for Capilano U. Turn left into Inter-River Park, keep left to the parking lot at the Richard Juryn Trailhead….we’ll meet near the washrooms.

This hike is always popular with the group. It’s rated Moderate – some pavement but also a few rooty uphill sections.

Meet Femina, Tracy and Bernie at 9:15 . The hike will commence at 9:30. See you there!

Oct. 17 St. Georges Trail

This week, we are going to hike the St. Georges/Baden Powell Trails. Meet in the upper parking lot of Carisbrooke Park at 9:15. We’ll leave that spot at 9:30.

To get there, go north on Lonsdale Avenue, turn right on Carisbrooke Road, park in the lot on the right. Overflow parking available in the lower lot on Osborne. This is a moderate hike with some steep sections.

See you Friday!

Oct. 10 Lynn Loop

Our hike on Friday Oct.10 is The Lynn Loop. We’ll meet at the Rangers’ Station in Lynn Headwaters Park by 9:15 am. Money will be collected, heads will be counted and we will start out for the Lynn Loop at 9:30.

The hike should take approximately 1.5 to 2.0 hours and is considered moderate. There are some steep sections.

Tracy and Bernie will be your guides. See you then!