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
Sep 6 9:30am Carisbrooke Park / Park on Carisbrooke off Lonsdale, North Vancouver St-George's Trail
Sep 13

9:30am             

Inter River Park  (Tracy)

Richard Juryn
Sep 20

9:30am             

Douglas West parking lot, Exit #11, right at 15th Street, West Vancouver

Brewis Trail Loop
Sep 28 9:30am  Trans Canada Trail Parking lot, Westport Rd, West Vancouver Whyte Lake Trail
Oct 4 9:30am Top of Mountain Hwy Parking lot Cedar Trail
Oct 11

9:15am              

9:30am (at top)

Park at Folkestone Rd. below the Salmon House (Alpine parking lot).

Meet in front of the Cypress day lodge.

Howe Sound Crest Trail

Oct 18

9:15am

9:30am (at top)

Left on Mt. Seymour Rd. to Indian River Dr.  Park on road and carpool to top parking lot.

Meet at top by the info sign

Mt. Seymour towards First Pump or Dog Mtn.  Area hike if raining
Oct 25 9:30am Panorama Park Deep Cove Big Rock Loop (Quarry)
Nov 1 9:30am West Vancouver Gleneagles Rec Centre parking lot Eagle Ridge Loop, Seaview Trail to Whyte Lake
Nov 8 9:30am End of the Line Cafe, top of Lynn Valley Rd. (Tracy) Forest trails
Nov 15 9:30am In front of Lynn Canyon Cafe Trail Variety
Nov 22 9:30am Carisbrooke Park, parking lot on Carisbrooke just off Lonsdale, North Vancouver St-Georges Trail
Nov 29 9:30am Ambleside Beach at Argyle & 13th St. West Vancouver Village walk
Dec 6 9:30am Lynn Headwaters, North Vancouver.  Park in area and meet by the Ranger's house parking area. Cedar Mills Trail
Dec 13 9:30am Caufeild Shopping Centre, West Vancouver Sahalee Trail

* 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 (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
Sep 7

6:30pm

Mt. Seymour, Mt. Seymour Rd. to Indian River Rd.  Carpool to Centennial parking lot.

Three Chop Trail
Sep 14

6:30pm

Old Delbrook (600 W Queens), upper parking lot (Sharon)

Brewis Trail Loop
Sep 21

6:30pm

Grouse Mountain by Trailhead (Sharon)

B.P. & Powerline return
Sep 28 6:45pm Old Delbrook (600 W Queens), upper parking lot Mosquito Creek to Mahon Park
Oct 5

6:45pm

Old Delbrook (600 W Queens), upper parking lot

Hatchery walk
Oct 12

6:45pm 

Argyle & 13th St. West Vancouver.  park by Hollyburn Sailing Club.

Village walk
Oct 19 6:45pm Old Delbrook  (600 W Queens), upper parking lot Braemar Loop
Oct 26 6:45pm Old Delbrook (600 W Queens), upper parking lot McKay Creek Loop
Nov 2 6:45pm Delbrook Recreation Centre (Sharon) Browser Trail
Nov 9 6:45pm Panorama Park Indian Arm Trails
Nov 16 6:45pm Delbrook Recreation Centre Park Royal Loop
Nov 23 6:45pm Delbrook Recreation Centre Grand Blvd Area
Nov 30 6:45pm Ambleside Beach at Argyle & 13th St. West Vancouver Village walk
Dec 7 6:45pm Delbrook Recreation Centre Browser Trail
Dec 14 6:45pm Delbrook Recreation Centre Lonsdale Quay

* 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    
Sep 8 9:15am Meet at Hollyburn cross country area by the kiosk Blue Gentian Intermediate
Sep 15 9:15am Meet at end of line store, Lynn Valley at Dempsey Rd. North Vancouver Lynn Loop Moderate/Intermediate
Sep 22 9:15am Take exit #4 from hwy 1, meet at trail head at Westport Rd. Whyte Lake Intermediate (some steep sections)
Sep 29 9:15am Delbrook Recreation Centre Mosquito Creek & area trails Easy/Moderate
Oct 6 9:15am Meet at Cypress Mtn. top parking lot Bowen Lookout Intermediate (some long steep sections)
Oct 13 9:15am Meet in Lighthouse Park, parking lot Lighthouse Park Moderate
Oct 20 9:15am Meet at end of Line store Lynn Canyon Moderate (several stairs)
Oct 27 9:15am Meet behind Parkgate Rec. Centre Bridal Path Easy/Moderate
Nov 3 9:15am Top of Chartwell-Millstream/Eyremount intersection Eyremount/Brothers Creek Intermediate+ (some steep rooty sections)
Nov 10 9:15am Meet at end of Line store Fishermans/Homestead Loop Moderate with long uphill section
Nov 17 9:15am Meet at InterRiver Park Richard Juryn/Old Lilloet Loop Moderate with some rooty sections
Nov 24 9:15am North side of Carisbrooke park on East Carrisbrooked Rd. St. Georges Trail Intermediate+ (some steep uphill rough sections)
Dec 1 9:15am Meet at parking lot, end of Woodgreen Place Cypress Falls Moderate/Intermediate some steep uphill sections
Dec 8 9:15am Meet at InterRiver Park Hasting Creek/Lynn Loop Moderate
Dec 15 9:15am Meet East end of Keith Rd., West Vancouver Capilano Canyon Easy/Moderate

Drop-in Schedules

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