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Canadian Volkssport Federation

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            MARCH 2021                  

 

 

March 06
NEW WESTMINSTER,  BC   Grimston
START POINT: Grimston Park, 1800 block Seventh Ave, New Westminster  V3M 2L2
DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 3C   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Surrey Trekkers Volkssport Club   Sherrie / Dick   604-417-7750   sherpro@telus.net
WALK DESCRIPTION: Walk along the SkyTrain BC Parkway to Byrne Creek Ravine Park, all in the heart of beautiful New Westminster.  Good sturdy shoes/boots & poles recommended (no poles needed for the 5 k route).
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From Sixth Ave in New Westminster turn North on Eighteenth St & West on Seventh Ave, parking is along the street.  Picnic table by wading pool.

 
March 13              annulé 
LAC BEAUPORT,  QC   Sentiers du Moulin ($)
START POINT: Chalet d'accueil, 99, chemin du Moulin, Lac Beauport  G3B 0E1
DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B / 3C   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Club Volkssport Nord-Sud   Réjeanne   418-842-7547   volksnordsud@gmail.com

 
March 20
VICTORIA,  BC   Latoria Creek Park
START POINT: Olympic View Golf Course, 643 Latoria Rd, Victoria  V9C 3A3
DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Victoria Pathfinders Walking Club   Sandy    250-812-0303   cragybeach_125@hotmail.ca
WALK DESCRIPTION: A more challenging walk through Latoria Creek Park & surrounding streets with views of the Olympic Mountains.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Take Hwy #1 north; take exit #14 Langford to Veterans Memorial Parkway South; continue to end; Right on Latoria Rd; immediately turn Left into driveway & follow to parking area.

 
March 21
RICHMOND, BC  Woodwards Landing
START POINT: Starbucks Coffee, Ironwood Plaza, 11660 Steveston Hwy, CRU# 9, Richmond, V7A 1N6
DISTANCES: 7, 11   Difficulty: 1B    Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Vancouver ’Venturers Volkssport Club   Doug / Nancy      vancouverventurers@gmail.com
WALK DESCRIPTION: Pleasant walk beside Fraser River and past Finn Slough
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Start point is in Ironwood Plaza on Steveston Highway & No. 5 Road. By car: From Hwy #99, take Exit 32 & go west on Steveston Hwy; Left on No. 5 Rd & immediately Right into the parking lot. By transit: Canada line to Richmond-Brighouse Station. From Bay #7 on No. 3 Rd, bus #403 (Three Road) to bus stop east of No. 5 Rd on Steveston Hwy.

 
March 21              annulé 
STONEHAM,  QC   Boucle de la Station
START POINT: Centre de ski Stoneham, 600, chemin du Hibou, Stoneham  G3C 1T3
DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B / 3C   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Club Volkssport Nord-Sud   Carole   418-843-6916   volksnordsud@gmail.com

 
March 27
BERWICK,  NS   Rockin' Around Berwick
START POINT: Berwick Fire Hall, 300 Commercial St Berwick, Berwick  B0P 1E0
DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1A   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Valley Trekkers Volkssport Club   Debbie    902-538-8282   passion4velo@bellaliant.net
WALK DESCRIPTION: Walk through the town of Berwick
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Exit 15 of HWY 101 on to Commercial St Berwick, Berwick Fire Hall is on your left

 
March 28
SURREY,  BC   Softball City 22 Ave
START POINT: Softball City picnic shelter near tower, 2199 - 148 St, Surrey  V4A 8L5
DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Surrey Trekkers Volkssport Club   Barb   778-228-6611   ugogram@telus.net
WALK DESCRIPTION: The walk takes you through Urban Forest, nature trails & residential streets.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Hwy #99 or Hwy #99A (King George Blvd) take exit 32 Ave West, which becomes 148 St; turn Right into park.

 
March 28
SYDNEY,  NS   Maryann Corbett Trail
START POINT: Canada Post Processing Plant, 1230 Upper Prince St, Sydney  B1P 5P6
DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1A   Registration: 13:30 - 14:00
ORGANIZER: Cape Breton Island Hoppers Volkssport Club   Carmel   902-564-5348   bretonhoppers@yahoo.com
WALK DESCRIPTION: Walk across 125 overpass and follow Maryann Corbett Trail towards Glace Bay
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From downtown Sydney follow Welton St as it becomes Grand Lake Rd, turn right on Reeves St, left on Upper Prince St to Canada Post parking lot

 
March 28
VICTORIA,  BC   Crystal Pool
START POINT: Crystal Pool, 2275 Quadra St, Victoria  V8T 4C4
DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Victoria Pathfinders Walking Club   Diane   250-477-4785   doc.di46@gmail.com
WALK DESCRIPTION: This walk encompasses three significant parks & quiet residential streets with great views. It begins & finishes with the 5k Summit Park route. The 10k route continues from Summit Park to Peacock Park & Playfair Park before passing a second time through Summit Park via a different path.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: On east side of Quadra Street at corner of Queens Ave. Park on nearby streets.

 
March 28                 annulé 
QUÉBEC ,  QC   Parc Véga
START POINT: Chalet d’accueil, 10855, rue de Lauriers, Québec   G2B 3P3
DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Club Volkssport Nord-Sud   Marc   418-915-2247   volksnordsud@gmail.com


March 28
WELLINGTON,  NS   Grand Lake Trail
START POINT: 9 Sunnylea Rd, Wellington, 9 Sunnylea Rd, Wellington, Wellington  B2T 1A2
DISTANCES: 6, 12   Difficulty: 2B / 3B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Dartmouth Volksmarch Club   John   902-861-4324   jcokeefe07@gmail.com
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Park on Roadway clear of Junction


 

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