Walk, Hike, Run

Walk, Hike, Run

Walking, Hiking & Running Programs

Walking and running are accessible, low cost fitness activities and we can help you get moving in the right direction with our Sun Run clinics in January and our walking programs.

Interested in walking and hiking with others?  Connect with our Trail Trekkers weekly walks and hikes or view our list of local walking groups.

Sun Run Clinics

We run Sun Run Clinics starting in January each year.

View Sun Run Clinics

Walking Groups
Group Location Walk Day / Time Phone Website / email Details
Beginner / Moderate Walking Program Various Wednesday
1:05pm
604-987-7529 Website

Walk Schedule

Hearts in Motion Walking Club

Parkgate Community Centre 

Capilano Mall

  Call Janet K
604-983-9976 for more information.
Website* Initiative of Heart & Stroke Foundation. Join your friends for an hour walk around the community and the occasional trip to other places of interest. Return to Parkgate for tea and coffee. Meet in the Parkgate Lobby $10 annual membership
Lynn Valley Services Society Walking Group Mollie Nye House 

Mondays
10:00-11:30am

604-987-5820

Website*

email

$2 LVSA members / $4 non-members

Meet at Mollie Nye House and walk the local trails and pathways before returning to Mollie Nye House for coffee and social time.

North Shore Hikers     604-324-3380

Website*

email

600 member club. Hiking, snowshoeing, cycling & back-country skiing throughout the Lower Mainland.
North Vancouver Outdoors Club      

Website*

email 

80 member club. Organized road biking, cross-country skiing, hiking and snowshoeing car pool trips.
The Outsetters Club Lynn Valley Weekends  

Website*

email

Walks/hikes are 3-7 hrs. depending on season all over the Lower Mainland The Outsetters is a Vancouver based Outdoor Club for ages 50+ Weekly activities include Hiking, Cycling, Walks and Downhill and Cross Country Skiing, Snowshoeing in winter.
Various Social Events include Theatre and Concerts, BBQ, Weekend Trips, Book Club
Trail Trekkers  

Wednesday / Friday mornings

&

Wednesday evenings

 

604-987-Play (7529) schedule Free for North Vancouver Recreation & Culture fitness members. Drop-in $6.50
adults, $4.90 seniors. Good stamina, energy and hiking boots are required as trails can be wet and muddy.

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Walking Guide

North Vancouver Guide to Great Walks & Trails 

Whether you are just starting out or are a seasoned walker, we invite you to explore the wonders of walking! Our Get Walking! guide introduces you to 20 favourite North Vancouver walks through stunning forest trails, quaint neighbourhood crescents and magnificent urban parks. Work your way up from easy to moderate to advanced walks as you increase your fitness and stamina.

Featuring walking tips, photos, maps, ratings and step by step directions, this guide is all you need to start walking today.

Download a copy of the North Vancouver Guide to Walks & Trails (PDF 15.6MB).

You can also pick up a printed copy of the Get Walking Guide at any North Vancouver Community Recreation Centre.

Bridgman Park to Firehall
Easy Distance: 3.6km
Bridgman Park to Morten Creek
Easy Distance: 4.1km
Cates Park
Easy Distance: 0.5-2km
Harbourview Park
Easy Distance: 1.6km
King's Mill Walk (Auto Mall)
Easy Distance: 1.8km
Lynn Valley Walk
Easy Distance: 3.0km
Panorama Park
Easy Distance: 1.8km
Rice Lake
Easy Distance: 2.5km
Seymour Valley Trailway
Easy Distance: 4.0km
Waterfront/Lonsdale Quay
Easy Distance: 3.1km
Fisherman's Trail
Moderate Distance: 3.4km
Hyannis to Wooden Foot Bridge
Moderate Distance: 2.7km
Seymour Golf Course
Moderate Distance: 4.6km
Mosquito Creek (lower)
Moderate Distance: 3.3km
Mosquito Creek (upper)
Moderate Distance: 4.2km
Green Necklace
Advanced Distance: 7.0km
Hastings Creek Loop
Advanced Distance: 3.0km
Norgate/Bowser Trail (with stairs)
Advanced Distance: 5.3km
Old Buck
Advanced Distance: 3.8km
Richard Juryn Trail
Advanced Distance: 6.9km