Archive for April, 2016

Lynn Canyon this Friday. Meet at End of the Line Store

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 we 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 moderate+ as there are several stairs….
….see you Friday!


Are you in this picture?

Are you in this picture?

North Van Rec.likes this photo so much that it would like to use it in possible future promotional material. However, a consent form needs to be signed by everyone in the picture. If you consent, you can pick up the form at the Delbrook front desk. Or if you prefer, I could e-mail it to you.

You may contact me (Bernie) at


One last snowshoe!

This Friday Aprill 22nd, we’ll be going snowshoeing! We’ll be meeting in the Cypress Alpine area (by the lodge) and heading up the Black Mountain trail.
The trail is quite steep for long sections and rated at intermediate +.

Bring snowshoes and micro spikes or yak tracks, depending on snow conditions.

We’ll meet at the lodge at 9:15 and be ready to go at 9:30.

See you then!

Friday April 15, Cypress Falls

This Friday we’re hiking in Cypress Falls Park.

To get to the Cypress Falls Trail, 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 the parking lot and the trailhead.

This is an intermediate/intermediate + hike with some steep uphill sections.

Please arrive by 9:15 to allow us to take a head count.
The hike will commence at 9:30am.

See you Friday!

This Friday, the Richard Juryn trail

This Friday we’ll trek through one of our favourite routes, the Richard Juryn/Old Lillooet Loop. Meet at the trail head, near the washrooms at Inter-River Park.

To get there,take Lillooet Road past the exit for Capilano University, then left at the Inter River Park sign (before the stables). Turn left again for the lower parking lot.

Look for your leaders at the lower parking lot at 9:15 and be ready to go at 9:30.

This is a moderate hike with some rooty sections.

See you Friday!