2019 Schedule (Monthly Walks)
(Includes PT and Scheduled Event Walks)
Walkers from outside Canada should ensure they have
out-of-country medical coverage
in case of an accident of any
participating in one of our walks and incurring medical expenses.
01, Tuesday - Victoria - Downtown -
Welcome to the New Year Walk - "Capital City, Community,
Murals Programs & Bridges (10k only)"
Judy Haynes (250-385-8519)
Victoria YM-YWCA, 851 Broughton St. (V8W 1E5)
Opens at 11:30am and closes at 11:55am
5km Route 2: Rockland Av with its magnificent mansions, Government
House gardens, Moss Rock Park with a great view of the Olympic Mountains. Return
through Fairfield, along streets with a
magnificent canopy of mature trees and
enjoy the variety of Edwardian and Victorian homes.
10km Route 2:
Walk around a tree in the middle of a road, past mansions in Rockland,
Craigdarroch Castle and Government House with its magnificent gardens. Walk
through Fairfield residential area & up a short trail to Moss Rock Park for a
wonderful view of the Strait of Juan de Fuca and the Olympic Mountains.
Continue through Fairfield to Dallas Road. (On left is historic Ross Bay
Cemetery, well worth visiting). Return through some tiny streets and lanes in
James Bay followed by a stroll through Beacon Hill Park and its beautiful
September 14, Saturday - Victoria - Central Saanich – Harvest Walk & Potluck
Picnic - "Community Program"
30th Anniversary Walk ***
Contact: Judy Haynes
Park, 7500 Block Wallace Drive, (V9M 2H6).
Start: 10am Trail: 5/10
km Type: Scheduled
Walk Rating: 1B/2B
at 9:30am and closes at 9:55am.
The pot luck picnic will follow these walks.
The shelter has no electricity or cooking
facilities. Please use your own cooler if possible. Coffee
will be supplied.
10k Route: On
this walk you can enjoy the serenity of the trails of Centennial
in Central Saanich, continue through residential Brentwood Bay,
as well as passing farms along country roads.
Enjoy some blackberries along
the way before you finish the walk on different trails in
5k Route: Enjoy
some of the trails in Centennial Park and stroll along the main
street in the village of Brentwood Bay. Walk through the
grounds of Stelly's School and follow different trails in
Centennial Park to the finish.