Archive for May, 2015

May 29 Cypress….and a car pool request!

This Friday we’ll be meeting at the chalet in the alpine area of Cypress mountain (follow the road all the way to the top!)
We’ll head for the Howe Sound Crest trail via Yew Lake and the Bowen Lookout.
Please be there by 9:15 so we can count passes.
The hike is rated as intermediate. There are some fairly steep hills.

Last week we were joined by a lady named Faye, who enjoyed our group and the hike very much. Faye would like to join us at Cypress, but she has no transportation. Would you be able to drive Faye from her home at Lonsdale Quay to the hike at Cypress? If so, please contact me (Bernie 778.839.4435 or e-mail I’ll give you Faye’s contact info so that you can arrange details.

Thanks, see you Friday!


May 22, Lynn Canyon

This Friday we’ll be meeting at the End Of The Line Store located at the corner of Lynn Valley and Dempsey Roads. Please be there by 9:15 so Tracy and Bernie can check passes and count heads.

At 9:30 we’ll set off to explore the trails in and around Lynn Canyon.

This hike is rated as intermediate/difficult as there are several stairs….
….see you Friday!

May 15, Meet At Parkgate

This Friday we’ll be meeting out back of Parkgate Rec. Centre and going on an urban walk through the Deep Cove/Cates Park area. This is considered a moderate hike.
Please meet your leaders at 9:15, with your passes in hand, and be ready to trek at 9:30!

Brothers’ Creek May 8

This Friday we’re meeting at the trailhead at Eyremont and Millstream Road in the British Properties. (Follow Chartwell Drive to the top). We’ll be hiking the trails in the Brothers Creek area.
This is considered an intermediate hike with steep sections, please wear appropriate footwear and bring poles if required.
Tracy , Femina and Bernie will meet you at 9:15 for a head count before leaving at 9:30 sharp.
See you Friday!