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.

Monday Evening Hikes - Intermediate Level

Guide: Barb

The group meets at 6:30pm if carpooling from Delbrook, or 6:45pm if meeting at the start of the trail. Hikes happen weekly. Call Barb at 604-980-4492 if the day/location is not listed below.

Date Time Meeting Place Walk Rating
April 23 6:45pm Ambleside Beach (13th & Argyle), West Vancouver.  Flash light is required Village walk Easy
May 14 6:30pm Old Delbrook upper parking lot to carpool to Millstream and Chartwell in the British Properties Brothers Creek to Hollyburn Fir and return via Brewis Intermediate +

 

Wednesday Morning Walks & Hikes - Intermediate Level

Guide: Barbara Print schedule

Date

Time Meeting Place Walk
Apr 18

9:30am             

John Henry Bikes (400 Brooksbank Ave)

Hastings Mill Trail (Variety)
Apr 25 9:30am Lighthouse Park – Left on Beacon Lane from Marine Dr, West Van-couver. Meet in Parking Lot

Park Trails

May 2

9:30am End of the Line Café – Lynn Valley and Dempsey Road, North Vancouver Cedar Mill - Lynn Loop (variety)

May 9

9:30am North side of Carisbrooke Park, North Van St. Georges, Baden Powell Trails
May 16

9:30am 

Trans Canada Trail (TCT) parking lot Westport Rd, West Van. Meet at TCT

Whyte Lake Trails

May 23

9:30am

Caulfeild Shopping Centre, West Van. At entrance to Safeway, Exit #4

Sahlee Trail Loop (Strenuous)
May 30 9:30am Cleveland Dam Parking Lot West Van Powerlines (Strenuous)
Jun 6 9:30am Inter-River Park Lower Parking Lot Richard Juryn Trail
Jun 13 9:30am Douglas Woodward parking lot, Exit #11, right 15 St. West Van Brewis Trail Loop (Strenuous)
Jun 20 9:30am Cypress Falls Parking Lot Exit #4
West Van
Cypress Falls Trail
(Variety)
Jun 27 9:30am Panorama Park—Deep Cove Left on Gallant and right into park-ing lot. Quarry Rock

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

Thursday Evening Walks & Hikes - Intermediate Level

Guide: Barbara Print schedule
FLASH LIGHT is REQUIRED.

Date Time Meeting Place Walk
Apr 19

6:45pm

Bridgeman Park, North Van (Turn off Keith Rd)

Hastings Mill Trail—Street return (Variety)
Apr 26 6:45pm Panorama Park – Deep Cove. Left on Gallant and right into parking lot. Big Rock—street return
May 3

6:45pm

Grouse Mtn, parking by trail-head

Baden Powell Trails and Powerline
May 10

6:45pm 

Ambleside Beach, Argyle & 13th meet by big tree

Village walk
May 17 **6:30pm** Old Delbrook upper parking, car-pool to Trail Westport Rd Whyte Lake Trails
May 24 6:45pm End of the Line Café, Dempsey and Lynn Valley Rd Lynn Loop (Variety)
May 31 6:45pm North on Mt. Seymour Rd, right to Indian River Rd, park on road Mt Seymour Trails– (More strenuous)
Jun 7 **6:30pm** Old Delbrook upper parking lot.
Car pool to Douglas Woodward Park.
Brewis Trail Loop
Jun 14 6:45pm Grouse Mtn parking lot Grouse Mtn Trails or up BCMC. Bring pass or $’s (Strenuous)
Jun 21 **6:30pm** Old Delbrook upper parking lot—carpool to Caulfeild Shop-ping Centre Sahalee Trail
Jun 28 6:45pm Lighthouse Park - West Van Park trails

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

 

Friday Morning Hikes

Guides: Bernie, Femina, Sharon, Bev Print schedule

Date Time Meeting Place Walk  Rating    
Apr 20 9:15am End of the Line Fishermen's Trail Moderate
Apr 27 9:15am Osborne/Lonsdale St-George's Intermediate
May 4 9:15am Lighthouse Parking lot Lighthouse Park Moderate
May 11 9:15am Inter-River Park, south parking by the washrooms Lower Lynn Canyon area Intermediate
May 18 9:15am Inter-River Park Richard Juryn Moderate
May 25 9:15am Cypress Falls Parking lot, exit 4 Woodgreen Place Intermediate
Jun 1 9:15am Panorama Park, Deep Cove  Quarry Rock Moderate
Jun 8 9:15am Caufield Shopping Centre Sahalee Trail Moderate/Intermediate
Jun 15 9:15am Berkley & Hyannis Bridal Path to Fishermen's Trail Moderate
Jun 22 9:15am Millstream Road Brother's Creek Difficult
Jun 29 9:15am East end of Keith Road (West Vancouver) Capilano Canyon Easy/Moderate
Jul 6 9:15am End of the Line Lynn Loop Moderate/Intermediate
Jul 13 9:15am Cypress Parking lot Bowen Lookout Moderate
Jul 20 9:15am Cleveland Dam Cap Pacific Trails Moderate
Jul 27 9:15am Lynn Headwaters, Ranger Station Norvan Falls Difficult (4hrs)
Aug 3   No hike No hike No hike
Aug 10   No hike No hike No hike
Aug 17   No hike No hike No hike
Aug 24   No hike No hike No hike
Aug 31   No hike No hike No hike

Drop-in Schedules

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