Archive for July, 2018

Norvan Falls…meet at Rangers’ station in Lynn Headwaters!

This Friday July 27,is our last Friday hike before our summer break. We’ll be heading to Norvan Falls in Lynn Headwaters.

We’ll spend a little time at the falls, make sure you bring a snack or lunch and plenty of water.

This is an intermediate hike that should take about 4 hours for the round trip.

We’re meeting at the Ranger Station (caretaker’s house) in Lynn Headwaters, not at End Of The Line Store as previously planned.

There are three lots with plenty of parking spaces in Lynn Headwaters. Follow Lynn Valley Road until it becomes the Lynn Headwaters access road.
Let’s meet at 9:15, start hiking at 9:30.

See you Friday!

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This Friday, meet at Cleveland Dam

This week we’ll explore the many trails in the Capilano Canyon and Hatchery area, starting from the top end this time.

We’ll meet in the parking lot at Cleveland Dam…(turn left into the parking lot, just before Capilano Road becomes Nancy Greene Way).

This is a moderate hike, however be prepared for some hills and stairs.
Please be at the parking lot at Cleveland Dam by 9:15, we’ll count trekkers and passes then be ready to go at 9:30.

We should be finished our hike and back at the parking lot by 11:30.
See you Friday!

Bowen Lookout and an invitation to coffee!

This Friday July 13, we’ll be hiking to the Bowen Lookout on Cypress Mountain.

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

Please be there by 9:15, we’ll be ready to hike at 9:30.

This is a moderate to intermediate hike with some long steep uphill sections.

We’ll return to the lodge at approximately 11:30…..Femina would like to invite interested participants to come to her house for coffee after the hike. Her address is 2642 Nelson Ave, West Vancouver. Tel: 604-987-9220. Please bring a goodie to share. Coffee and Tea will be provided.

Lynn Loop

This Friday July 6, we’re meeting at the End Of The Line store, at the corner of Lynn Valley and Dempsey roads. We’ll be heading into Lynn Headwaters via the Varley Trail and hiking the Lynn Loop.

Expect 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.

The hike may take just slightly over 2 hours, returning to the End Of The Line a little after 11:30.

See you Friday!