Trail Trekkers

Trail Trekkers

Walks & Hikes on the North Shore

Explore trails and pathways on the North Shore with Trail Trekkers - free for fitness members or pay a fitness membership drop-in fee

Trail Trekkers drop-in walks and hikes are free for anyone with a North Vancouver Recreation & Culture Fitness Membership.  Non members can pay a fitness membership drop-in fee.

Participants should have good walking or hiking shoes / boots, dress with appropriate wear for weather conditions, and bring hydration and a flashlight. Be prepared for changeable weather, and longer outings.  Routes may be subject to change for safety reasons (dependent on weather and trail conditions).  Carpooling is recommended for trails outside of the urban area. Any questions please call 604-987-Play (7529).

Walk / Hike Ratings
Easy Little to no elevation gain
Moderate Up to approximately 500' elevation change
Intermediate More than 500' elevation change (or moderate with some short, steep sections)
Intermediate+

Challenging terrain (may include steep sections, roots, dead fall etc.) more than 500' elevation gain.

Wednesday Morning Walks & Hikes - Intermediate Level

Guide: Barbara (h) 604-980-4492 (c) 604-290-4089 No calls after 6pm or on weekends please. Print schedule

Date Time Meeting Place Walk
Mar 29 9:30am

End of Line Cafe
Lynn Valley Rd & Dempsey, North Vancouver

Area Walk
Apr 5 9:30am Debrook lobby Mosquito Creek Trails
Apr 12 9:15am

9:30am by the lodge

Park at Folkstone Road, below the Salmon House

Alpine parking lot - Cypress Day Lodge

Bowen Lookout
(snowshoes or microspikes)
Apr 19 9:30am Bridgeman Park
off Keith Road, North Van
Hastings Mill Trail
Apr 26 9:30am Lighthouse Park
Left on Beacon Lane from Marine Drive, West Vancouver
Park Trails
May 3 9:30am End of Line Cafe 

Lynn Valley Rd & Dempsey, North Vancouver
Cedar Mill - Lynn Loop
May 10 9:30am North side of Carisbrooke Park St. Georges, Baden Powell Trails
May 17 9:30am
at the trail start
Tans Canada Trail parking lot
Westport Road, West Vancouver. Meet at the Westport trailhead
Whyte Lake Trails
May 24 9:30am Entrance to Safeway, Caulfield Shopping Centre, West Vancouver
 
Shahlee Trail Loop
(strenuous)
May 31 9:30am Cleveland Dam parking lot West Van Powerlines
(strenuous)
Jun 7 9:30am Inter River Park
Lower parking lot
Richard Juryn Trail
Jun 14 9:30am  Douglas Woodward parking lot
Exit 11, right at 15th Street, West Vancouver
Brewis Trail Loop
(strenuous)
Jun 21 9:30am End of Line Cafe 

Lynn Valley Rd & Dempsey, North Vancouver
Fisherman's Trail, Lynn Canyon
Jun 28 9:30am Panorama Park
Parking lot
Quarry Rock

 

Wednesday Evening Walks & Hikes - Intermediate Level

Guide: Barbara (h) 604-980-4492 (c) 604-290-4089.  No calls after 6pm or on weekends please. Print schedule
FLASH LIGHT is REQUIRED.

Date Time Meeting Place Walk
Apr 5 6:45pm  Delbrook lobby or upper parking lot Lower Mosquito Trails
Apr 12 6:45pm Cleveland Dam parking lot
(park outside of the gates)
Capilano Trails
Apr 19 6:45pm Bridgeman Park
(turn off Keith Road)
Hasings Mill Trail
Street return variety
Apr 26 6:45pm Panorama Park
meet in the parking lot
Big Rock 
Street return
May 3 6:45pm Grouse Mountain parking lot
by the trailhead
Baden Powell Trail and Powerline
May 10 6:45pm Ambleside Beach
Argyle Street & 13th Street. Meet by the big tree
Village walk
May 17 6:30pm 
Delbrook upper parking lot
6:45pm
at the trail start 
 
Carpool to Trans Canada Trail parking lot, Westport Road, West Vancouver Whyte Lake Trails
May 24 6:45pm End of the Line Cafe
Corner of Dempsey and Lynn Valley Road
Lynn Loop Variety
May 31 6:45pm North on Mt. Seymour Road, right to Indian River Road, park on the road Mt Seymour Trails
(more strenuous, weather dependant)
Jun 7 6:30pm
Delbrook upper parking lot
6:45
at the trail start
Carpool to Douglas West parking lot, Exit 11, right on 15th Street, West Vancouver Brewis Trail Loop
Jun 14 6:45pm
at the trail start
Grouse Mountain parking lot Grouse Mountain Trails or up BCMC. Bring pass or $
(more strenuous)
Jun 21 6:30pm
Delbrook upper parking lot
Carpool to Caulfield Shopping Centre, Exit 4 Sahalee Trail
Jun 28 6:45pm Lighthouse Park
Left on Beacon Lane from Marine Drive, West Vancouver
Park Trails

* Wear good walking or hiking shoes/boots - NO RUNNERS - dress for the weather - bring hydration and snack.

Friday Morning Hikes

Guides: Bernie Leaker 778-839-4435 & Femina 604-987-9220.   No calls after 6pm or on weekends please. Print schedule

Date Time Meeting Place Walk  Rating    
Apr 7 9:15am Under Hwy 1 overpass, east end of Keith Rd, West Vancouver Capilano Canyon Easy / Moderate
Apr 14   Good Friday No Hike  
Apr 21 9:15am Top of Cypress parking lot, by the washrooms Howe Sound Crest Trail to Bowen lookout Moderate / Intermediate with some steep sections
Apr 28 9:15am End of the Line Store

Fisherman's Trail

Moderate
May 5 9:15am East Carisbrook / Lonsdale Ave St. George's Trail Intermediate
May 12 9:15am Lighthouse Park parking lot Lighthouse Park trails Easy
May 19 9:15am End of the Line Store Lynn Loop Moderate with some short steep sections
May 26 9:15am Cypress Falls parking lot, Hwy 1 - exit #4 Woodgreen Place Intermediate
Jun 2 9:15am Mount Seymour Dog Mountain Difficult
Jun 9 9:15am Inter River Park Richard Juryn Trail Moderate
Jun 16 9:15am End of the Line Store Lynn Canyon Moderate with several stairs
Jun 23 9:15am Millstream Road Brother's Creek Difficult
Jun 30 9:15am Cypress parking lot Hollyburn Peak Difficult
Jul 7 9:15am Parkgate Old Buck Moderate
Jul 14 9:15am Cypress by the Lodge Howe Sound Crest Trail to Bowen lookout Moderate
Jul 21 9:15am Under Hwy 1 overpass, east end of Keith Road, West Vancouver Capilano Canyon Easy / Moderate
Jul 28 9:15am Cypress by the Lodge Black Mountain trail to Cabin Lake Difficult with steep sections

 

Drop-in Schedules

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