cvf
Canadian Volkssport Federation

"Fun, Fitness and Friendship"
ivv

 

            SEPTEMBER 2019                  

 

September 01
ELKWATER,  AB   Alberta Majesty_Start Point: Elkwater Visitor Information Centre, , Elkwater  T0J 1C0
Distances: 6, 12   Difficulty: 1C / 4C   Registration: 08:30 - 09:00
Volkssport Club of Medicine Hat   Contact: Dan   403-526-8104  
dweather@memlane.com
WALK DESCRIPTION: Boardwalk and through wooded areas OR up steep hill and coast along stream.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From the Trans Canada Highway, turn south on Hwy 41 to Elkwater. Follow Elkwater signs to parking lot.
SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAM: Murals

 

September 01
ELKWATER,  AB   Alberta Majesty_Start Point: Elkwater Visitor Information Centre, , Elkwater  T0J 1C0
Distances: 6, 12   Difficulty: 1C / 4C   Registration: 12:30 - 13:00
Volkssport Club of Medicine Hat   Contact: Dan   403-526-8104  
dweather@memlane.com
WALK DESCRIPTION: Boardwalk and through wooded areas OR up steep hill and coast along stream.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From the Trans Canada Highway, turn south on Hwy 41 to Elkwater. Follow Elkwater signs to parking lot.
SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAM: Murals

 

September 01
MT. UNIACKE,  NS   Uniacke Estate Museum Park Trails
Start Point: Uniacke Estate Museum Park, 758 NS Trunk 1, Mt. Uniacke  B0N 1Z0
Distances: 6, 10   Difficulty: 2B  / 3C   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
Dartmouth Volksmarch Club   Contact: Ken and Pat   902-402-5166  
kvclahane@eastlink.ca

 

September 01
VICTORIA,  BC   Gyro Park - Mystic Vale
Start Point: Cadboro-Gyro Park, Sinclair Rd & Cadboro Bay Rd, Victoria  V8N 4G1
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
Garden City Wanderers Volkssport Club   Contact: Gail   250-477-4472  
gailtupper@shaw.ca   
WALK DESCRIPTION: Lovely walk on Cadboro Bay’s streets & trails including University of Victoria chip trails & beautiful Mystic Vale.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From downtown Victoria take Fort St, which will change to Cadboro Bay Rd. Follow to Sinclair Rd & turn Right.

 

September 02
MEDICINE HAT,  AB   Alberta Majesty_Start Point: Police Point Park Interpretive Centre, Police Point Dr. NE, Medicine Hat  T1A 8G8
Distances: 6, 11   Difficulty: 2B   Registration:  - 08:00
Volkssport Club of Medicine Hat   Contact: Dan   403-526-8104  
dweather@memlane.com
WALK DESCRIPTION: Paved and shale trails and residential streets.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From Trans Canada Hwy, east or west, take 3 St. NW and follow Police Point Park Interpretive Centre signs. Upon entering the park, follow road to parking lot in front of Interpretive Centre.
SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAM: Murals

 

September 07
DUCHESNAY,  QC   Station Touristique Duchesnay ($)
Start Point: Station touristique Duchesnay, 40, rue Duchesnay, Duchesnay  G3N 0J3
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B / 3C   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
Club Volkssport Nord-Sud   Contact: Carole   418-843-6916  
volknord@videotron.ca
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: voir journal du club
http://volkssport-nordsud.qc.ca

 

September 07
OTTAWA,  ON  
Start Point: Greenfields Gastro Public House, 900 Greenbank Road, Ottawa  K2J 1S8
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 09:00 - 10:00
Nepean Nomads Walking Club   Contact: Lorna   613-224-1332  
sassyg@rogers.com

 

September 07
VICTORIA,  BC   Oaklands Park - Mt. Tolmie Walk
Start Point: Oaklands Park, Kings Rd & Scott St, Victoria  V8R 4J2
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1A / 2B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
Garden City Wanderers Volkssport Club   Contact: Greg   250-580-4709  
gpbrereton@gmail.com
WALK DESCRIPTION: Walk up Mount Tolmie for glorious views & on the lovely trails beside Cedar Hill golf course.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From downtown Victoria follow Douglas St to Bay St; turn Right & follow to Shelbourne St; turn Left & Left on Kings Rd to parking lot.

 

September 07
WALTON,  NS   Burlington Woodlot Field and River
Start Point: #2498 Upper Burlington, #2498 Upper Burlington, Walton  B0N 2R0
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 3B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
Valley Trekkers Volkssport Club   Contact: Brad/Eunice   902-757-3617  
theillsleys@eastlink.ca
WALK DESCRIPTION: Field and River walk
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Exit 5 off 101 Left on HWY 14 to HWY 215 turn left on Rt 215 to #2498 Upper Burlington

 

September 08
CARROLL'S CORNER,  NS   Mastodon Ridge
Start Point: Carroll's Corner Community Centre, 9 Milford Road, Carroll's Corner  B0N 1Y0
Distances: 6, 12   Difficulty: 3B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
Dartmouth Volksmarch Club   Contact: Elaine   902-883-1364  
emdlantz@eastlink.ca

 

September 08
PITT MEADOWS,  BC   Pitt Meadows Athletic Park
Start Point: Pitt Meadows Athletic Park, 11435 Bonson Road, Pitt Meadows  V3Y 2S3
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
Surrey Trekkers Volkssport Club   Contact: Sherry/Dick   604-417-7750  
sherpro@telux.net
WALK DESCRIPTION: The walk follows part of the Trans Canada Trail (TCT) near the Pitt Meadows Airport as well as Urban Trails in the neighbourhood.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From Hwy #1 take exit 58 (200 Street North); Right on 201 Street & merge onto Golden Ears Way; take exit 113B Avenue toward Airport Way; take Airport Way to Bonson Road; @ 1st roundabout take the 3rd exit onto 113B Avenue East; @ 3rd roundabout continue straight onto Airport Way; @ roundabout take the 1st exit onto Bonson Road.
SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAMS: Murals, Trans-Canada Trail

 

September 08
SYDNEY,  NS   Baille Ard Trail
Start Point: Baille Ard Trail, 566 Terrace St., Sydney  B1P 7H8
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 13:30 - 14:00
Cape Breton Island Hoppers Volkssport Club   Contact: Don   902-539-8512  
bretonhoppers@hotmail.com
WALK DESCRIPTION: Walk the beautiful trails of Baille Ard
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: In Sydney on Townsend St. take Terrace St. To the end to the Baille Ard Trail parking lot.

 

September 13
NORTH BAY,  ON   End of summer Walk
Start Point: Rotary Shelter at the waterfront, Memorial Dr, North Bay 
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1A   Registration: 15:30 - 16:00
Gateway Walkers Club   Contact: André   705-495-2242  
tardifandre@gmail.com
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Rotary Shelter at the waterfront

 

September 13
WENDAKE,  QC   Soirée magique NEK8ARRE
Start Point: à déterminer, , Wendake 
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B  
Club Volkssport Nord-Sud   Contact: Louise   418-847-3036  
volknord@videotron.ca
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: voir journal du club
http://volkssport-nordsud.qc.ca

 

September 14
MEDICINE HAT,  AB  
Start Point: Ross Glen Water Park, Ross Glen Road SE, Medicine Hat  T1B 3X9
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 3B   Registration: 08:30 - 09:00
Volkssport Club of Medicine Hat   Contact: Dan   403-526-8104  
dweather@memlane.com
WALK DESCRIPTION: Red shale, paved trails and rolling hills.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From the Trans Canada Hwy, turn north on Dunmore Road to Carry Drive. Turn east (right) on Carry Drive and right to Ross Glen Road to a parking lot in the green area on your left.

 

September 14
MIQUELON LAKE,  AB  
Start Point: Miquelon Lake Provincial Park Info Exhibit parking lot, , Miquelon Lake  T4V 1N1
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 10:00 - 10:30
Northern Lights Walking Club   Contact: Judy/Louise   780-352-7407 / 780-252-2122  
davidhall@live.ca
WALK DESCRIPTION: Mostly dirt, but some paved trails. Along the shores of the lake and up and down the hills throughout the park. Moose have been spotted on this walk. Always a hit with walkers. Lots of parking, washrooms at start.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From Hwy 21, east on Hwy 623 to Miquelon Lake Provincial Park entrance.

 

September 14
NEW MINAS,  NS   Marathon
Start Point: Louis Millet Centre, 9489 Commercial St, New Minas  B4N 3E9
Distances: 5, 10, 21, 42   Difficulty: 2B,3C   Registration: 08:00 - 10:00
Valley Trekkers Volkssport Club   Contact: Rick/Lynda   902-847-1772  
theillsleys@eastlink.ca
WALK DESCRIPTION: Marathon, dinner to follow
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Exit 11 off 101, turn to ward Greenwich, left at traffic lights onto HWY 1, follow to New Minas, Louis Millet Centre on right opposite golf course

 

September 14
OTTAWA,  ON   35th Annual Walk
Start Point: Blackburn Arms Pub Restaurant, 2586 Innes Rd, Gloucester, ON, Ottawa  K1B 4Z6
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1B   Registration: 09:00 - 10:00
Ottawa Voyageurs d'Ottawa Walking Club   Contact: Marion   613-435-0568  
walking4fun2@gmail.com  
WALK DESCRIPTION: Our annual walk this year takes us along the trails and through the parks of  the lovely village of Blackburn Hamlet. Join your fellow walkers after for food and beverages at the Pub .
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: click here 

 

September 14
RICHMOND,  BC  
Start Point: Flying Beaver Bar & Grill, 4760 Inglis Dr, Richmond  V7B 1W4
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
Vancouver ’Venturers Volkssport Club   Contact: Denise     
vancouverventurers@gmail.com
WALK DESCRIPTION: Sea Island is where Vancouver International Airport is located. The walk will go through the small community of Burkeville, where many of the streets are named after aircraft.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: By car: From Hwy #99 northbound, take Exit 39; Left on Bridgeport Rd to Russ Baker Way. Before No. 2 Rd Bridge, Right then Left on Inglis Dr._By transit: From Bridgeport Stn. (Canada Line), take bus #C92 (Sea Island South).

 

September 14
VICTORIA,  BC   Harvest Walk
Start Point: Centennial Park , 7500 block Wallace Dr, Victoria  V8M 2H6
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1B / 2B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
Victoria 'Y' Volkssport Club   Contact: Judy/Hazel   250-385-8519 / 250-385-5439  
yvolks@telus.net
WALK DESCRIPTION: Walk along the trails of Centennial Park in Saanich, through residential Brentwood Bay, country roads & farms. Enjoy some blackberries along the way before you finish the walk on different trails in Centennial Park. The walk is followed by a pot luck picnic lunch. Coffee & cookies will be supplied.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From Victoria - North on Patricia Bay Hwy; Left on Mt Newton Cross Rd; Left on Wallace Dr. Park on Right – diagonal parking along the fence.

 

September 15
HALIFAX,  NS   Chain of Lakes Trail
Start Point: Joseph Howe Drive Superstore, 3601 Joseph Howe Dr., Halifax  B3L 4H8
Distances: 6, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
Dartmouth Volksmarch Club   Contact: Dan   902-479-2817  
dan.h@bellaliant.net

 

September 15
LÉVIS,  QC   La Grande Plée Bleue
Start Point: La Grande Plée Bleue, 1170, chemin Ville-Marie, Lévis  G0R 1C0
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B / 3C   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
Club Volkssport Nord-Sud   Contact: Nicole   418-523-2717  
volknord@videotron.ca
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: voir journal du club
http://volkssport-nordsud.qc.ca

 

September 21
ENTWISTLE,  AB  
Start Point: Pembina River Provincial Park Day Use Area Shelter, , Entwistle  T0E 0S0
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B    Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
Devon Discovery Walkers   Contact: Bob and Diane   780-963-4145  
duncanra@shaw.ca
WALK DESCRIPTION: Trails, sidewalks, grassy areas in park and Entwistle townsite.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Drive west from Edmonton on Hwy 16 to Entwistle overpass. Take ramp on right to Hwy 16A and drive north past town and down hill to park entrance. Turn right into park and turn left before gatehouse and follow signs to Day Use Area and Start Point.

 

September 21
FOREST HOME,  NS   Forest Home
Start Point: Gaspereau Lake Dam, Forest Home, Gaspereau Lake Dam, Forest Home, Forest Home 
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
Valley Trekkers Volkssport Club   Contact: Philip   902 678 8278  
theillsleys@eastlink.ca
WALK DESCRIPTION: Walk along canal through woods
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Exit 13 off HWY101, take HWY 12 south for 13km, park at Gaspereau Lake Dam, just past Forest Home sign

 

September 21
HOPE,  BC   Othello Tunnels
Start Point: Coquihalla Canyon Provincial Park, 67400 Tunnels Road, Hope  V0X 1L1
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
Surrey Trekkers Volkssport Club   Contact: Jan/Rick   778-828-4588  
rbortolussi@dccnet.com
WALK DESCRIPTION: A scenic walk along the Old Kettle Valley Railway to the Quintette Tunnels (5) built through a granite mountain in the early 1900's. You will have a close up view of the rushing river. JOIN THE GROUP FOR A PICNIC AFTER THE WALK
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From Trans Canada Hwy take exit #170 to Hope; Right on Old Hope Princeton Hwy; Left on 6 Avenue; Right on Kawkawa Lake Road; Right on Othello Road; Right to stay on Othello Road; Right Tunnels Road; Left toward Tunnels Road; Left on Tunnels Road. OR: Take Exit #183 Othello Road from the Coquihalla Hwy. The turnoff is located about 6k east of the junction to the Crowsnest Hwy (Hwy #3) along Coquihalla Hwy #5; Once you have turned off the highway, the road follows underneath the highway & continues along Othello Road westbound, back towards Hope. Follow this road for about 3k & watch for signs to Coquihalla Provincial Park that point to the left onto Tunnel Road.
SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAMS: Trans-Canada Trail, Bridges

 

September 21
PUGWASH JUNCTION,  NS   Pugwash Estuary Trail
Start Point: Friends of Pugwash Estuary House, 2169 Crowley Road, Pugwash Junction  B0K 1M0
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 3C   Registration: 10:30 - 11:00
Central Nova Volkssport Club   Contact: Patricia   902-895-6123  
psowinski@eastlink.ca
WALK DESCRIPTION: 3+ hour hike; bring a lunch
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Rte 6. Coming from Wallace Bay Crowley Rd is on the left just past Hillcrest View Inn. After 0.2 km turn left to stay on Crowley Rd.

September 21
SOOKE,  BC   Peden Lake
Start Point: Sooke Potholes Regional Park, Parking lot 2, Sooke River Road, Sooke 
Distances: 6, 10   Difficulty: 2C   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
Garden City Wanderers Volkssport Club   Contact: David   250-598-4316  
david.cattrall@telus.net   
WALK DESCRIPTION: The trail is well defined and climbs about 200 metres over 3 km beside Mary Vine Creek to a lovely spot by Peden Lake ideal for a rest and snack. The 6 km route returns to the start point while the 10 km route completes a loop through beautiful scenery and finishes with a section of the Galloping Goose trail.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Follow the Trans-Canada Highway from Victoria & take the Millstream Road exit (Exit 14). Follow Veterans Memorial Parkway, then turn right on Sooke Road. Turn right on Sooke River Road.
 

 

September 22
HALIFAX,  NS   Hemlock Ravine
Start Point: Rockingham Ridge Plaza, 30 Farnham Gate Road, Halifax  B3M 3E3
Distances: 6, 10   Difficulty: 3B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
Dartmouth Volksmarch Club   Contact: Sue   902-472-2261  
sclb199@hotmail.com

 

September 22
PLESSISVILLE,  QC   Parc des Grandes Coulées
Start Point: Parc à Lourdes, Route du Plé, Lourdes, Plessisville  G0S 1T0
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B / 3C   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
Club Volkssport Nord-Sud   Contact: Lucie   418-622-6527  
volknord@videotron.ca
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: voir journal du club
http://volkssport-nordsud.qc.ca

 

September 22
ST. PETERS,  NS   Battery Provincial Park
Start Point: St. Peters, Battery Provincial Park, 10110 Grenville St, Battery Park, St. Peters  B0E 3B0
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 13:30 - 14:00
Cape Breton Island Hoppers Volkssport Club   Contact: Julie   902-562-5786  
bretonhoppers@hotmail.com
WALK DESCRIPTION: A rails to trail walk along St. Peters Bay, a NS provincial park historic site, as well as traversing the “canal locks”.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From Sydney drive west on Hwy 4 to St. Peters, then turn left into “Battery Park”, just bevore the St. Peters Canal Bridge.

 

September 23
ST. ALBERT,  AB   Fall Equinox
Start Point: Kingswood Park Shelter, Sir Winston Churchill Ave. East, St. Albert 
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 108:00 - 108:30
St. Albert Trekkers Volkssport Club   Contact: Gerry   780-499-4958  
gerryipa@telus.net
WALK DESCRIPTION: Mostly paved trails along the river valley, ravines and parks of St. Albert. Bring a flashlight for this annual fall equinox walk.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From Hwy 2, turn east (right) on Sturgeon Rd. Left turn on Sir Winston Churchill Ave. Watch for Red Willow Park (Kingswood) and parking lot on left.
SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAMS: Murals, Bridges

 

September 28
CHAUVEAU,  QC   Randonnée aux mille couleurs
Start Point: Petit Pavillon de service du parc Chauveau, 3105, avenue Chauveau, Chauveau  G2C 1A3
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B / 3C  
Club Volkssport Nord-Sud   Contact: Lucie   418-622-6527  
volknord@videotron.ca
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: voir journal du club
http://volkssport-nordsud.qc.ca

 

September 28
DUNCAN,  BC   Cowichan River Footpath
Start Point: Glenora Trails Head Park, Robertson Rd, Duncan  V9L 6S8
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
Juan de Fuca Pathfinders Walking Club   Contact: Wendy   250-812-5136  
wsrenwick@gmail.com
WALK DESCRIPTION: Route takes walkers out along Cowichan River & back on Trans Canada Trail.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Take Hwy 1 north towards Duncan; Left on Miller Rd; Right on Koksilah Rd; Left on Miller Rd; Left on Glenora Rd; Right on Vaux Rd; Right on Robertson Rd; Follow Robertson Rd to Parking Lot. Meet at the Glenora Staging Area parking lot located on the left near Cowichan River Provincial Pk.

 

September 28
EDMONTON,  AB   Oktoberfest
Start Point: Capilano Park, 10988 50 St., Edmonton  T6A 2E9
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 3B / 2B   Registration: 09:00 - 09:30
St. Albert Trekkers Volkssport Club   Contact: Kathleen   780-998-1033  
walksalot2@shaw.ca
WALK DESCRIPTION: Walks on the N. Saskatchewan River Valley trail system. Lunch of bratwurst, sauerkraut and dessert supplied at nominal cost. Note: Only the 10 km walk goes along the Trans Canada Trail.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From Wayne Gretzky Dr. (75 St. ) take 106 Ave. exit east. SA on 106 Ave. Left turn onto 50 St.  Turn left onto Capilano Park Rd.
SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAMS: Trans-Canada Trail, Bridges

 

September 28
EDMONTON,  AB   Oktoberfest
Start Point: Capilano Park, 10988 50 St., Edmonton  T6A 2E9
Distances: 6, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 12:00 - 12:30
St. Albert Trekkers Volkssport Club   Contact: Kathleen   780-998-1033  
walksalot2@shaw.ca
WALK DESCRIPTION: Walks on the N. Saskatchewan River Valley trail system.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From Wayne Gretzky Dr. (75 St. ) take 106 Ave. exit east. SA on 106 Ave. Left turn onto 50 St.  Turn left onto Capilano Park Rd.
SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAMS: Trans-Canada Trail, Bridges

 

September 28
OTTAWA,  ON   Autumn Leaves
Start Point: Zolas Restaurant, 2194 Robertson Road, Ottawa  K2H 9J5
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1B   Registration: 09:00 - 10:00
Nepean Nomads Walking Club   Contact: Lorna   613-224-1332  
sassyg@rogers.com

 

September 28
PARKSVILLE,  BC   Top Bridge
Start Point: Top Bridge, Kaye Rd & Chattell Rd, Parksville, BC, Parksville  V6P
Distances: 5, 6, 8, 10   Difficulty: 2C   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
Bastion City Wanderers Volkssport Club   Contact: Patricia   250-751-7952  
president@bastioncitywanderers.ca
WALK DESCRIPTION: All routes go on trails in the park & return on trails alongside the Englishman River.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: On Hwy 19 Island Hwy, Exit 46 (Parksville) from both the north & south. From the south, Left at first opportunity & continue under hwy on Kaye Rd. From the north, turn Right at stop sign (Kaye Rd). From Kaye Rd, from either the north or the south, turn Right on Chattell Rd to the parking lot.

 

September 29
MAHONE BAY,  NS   Scarecrow Walk
Start Point: Parking lot opposite Trinity Church, 101 Edgewater Street, Mahone Bay  B0J 2E0
Distances: 6, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
Dartmouth Volksmarch Club   Contact: Margaret   902-454-9280   
odemargaret@gmail.com
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Parking Lot across from Trinity Church.

 

September 29
NORTH VANCOUVER,  BC  
Start Point: Cleveland Dam Picnic Area, 5077 Capilano Road, North Vancouver  V7R 4K4
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B/3B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
Vancouver ’Venturers Volkssport Club   Contact: Agnes     
vancouverventurers@gmail.com
WALK DESCRIPTION: “Explore the Capilano River canyon with its lush forests, marvel at migrating salmon & take in spectacular views of Capilano Lake & the Lions” (from park brochure). Also check out the action at the Capilano Salmon Hatchery and in the rushing river.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: By car: From Hwy #1, take Capilano Rd/Grouse Mountain exit (exit #14). Drive north up Capilano Rd. A few blocks north of Montroyal Blvd, turn Left into parking lot. _By transit: From Waterfront Stn, take SeaBus at 09:00. Take bus #236 (Grouse Mountain), get off at Montroyal Blvd & walk uphill for 2 blocks.
SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAM: Bridges

 

September 29
ST-HENRI,  QC   Bellechasse         vélo          bike
Start Point: Stationnement de la piste cyclable de St-Henri, Lévis, St-Henri  G0S 2E0
Distances: 40, 50   Difficulty: 2B / 3C   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
Club Volkssport Nord-Sud   Contact: Lucie   418-828-0083  
volknord@videotron.ca
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: voir journal du club
http://volkssport-nordsud.qc.ca

 

September 29
STONY PLAIN,  AB   Alberta Culture Days
Start Point: Multicultural Centre, 5411 51 St., Stony Plain  T7Z 1B7
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1A   Registration: 12:30 - 13:00
CVF Alberta Director   Contact: Bob and Diane   780-963-4145  
duncanra@shaw.ca
WALK DESCRIPTION: Sidewalks, paved and shale trails in Stony Plain.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From Edmonton, west on Hwy 16A (Stony Plain Rd.) to Stony Plain overpass and turn south on 48 St./Hwy 779.  Cross RR tracks, right turn on 50 Ave. by Rexall Drugs.  Continue to 51 St and left turn.  Drive south several blocks to Multicultural Centre on left.  Large parking lot at end of street.
SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAM: Murals

 

September 29
STONY PLAIN,  AB   Alberta Cultural Days
Start Point: Multicultural Centre, 5411 51 Street, Stony Plain  T7Z 1B7
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1A    Registration: 12:30 - 13:00
Devon Discovery Walkers   Contact: Bob and Diane   780-963-4145  
duncanra@shaw.ca
WALK DESCRIPTION: Sidewalks, paved trails and shale.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From Edmonton, west on Hwy 16A (Stony Plain Road) to Stony Plain overpass and turn south on 48 Street / Hwy 779. Cross railway tracks, turn right on 50 Avenue by Rexall Drugs. Straight ahead to 4-way stop, continue to 51 Street, turn left. Drive south several blocks to Multicultural Centre on the left.
SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAM: Murals

 

 

     walk                                                  bike                                                              ski                                                          swim                                                                                                    Last updated 7th July 2019