Trail Trekkers

Hiker in the forest

Walks & Hikes on the North Shore

Established in 1989, this hiking group explores the many trails of the North Shore.

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). Hikes are approximately 2 hours long. 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)

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

Monday Evening Hikes - Intermediate Level

Guide: Barbara.  Print schedule
Call Barbara at 604-980-4492 for more information.

Date Time Meeting Place Hike
Feb 18 6:45pm Delbrook Lobby Park Royal Loop
Feb 25 6:30pm OLD Delbrook Parking Lot. Carpool to Alpine parking lot on Cypress for snowshoeing. If alternate, call by 5pm Snowshoe Black Moun-tain. Come with snow-shoes or alternate walk.
Mar 4 6:30pm OLD Delbrook upper parking . Car-pool to Cypress. Cross country park-ing lot, Hollyburn Mountain at top by kiosk. Snowshoe Hollyburn Mountain. Come with snowshoes or area walk.
Mar 11 6:45pm Panorama Park—Deep Cove. Left on Gallant and right into parking lot. Indian Arms Parks (easy street/walking/variety)
Mar 18 6:45pm Cleveland Dam—Park on street Trail Variety
Mar 25 6:45pm Ambleside Beach Village Walk

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

Wednesday Morning Walks & Hikes - Intermediate Level

Guide: Barbara Print schedule
Call Barbara at 604-980-4492 for more information. 


Time Meeting Place Walk
Feb 20 9:30am Meet at Cypress Alpine parking lot in front of guest services, West Vancouver Snowshoe, Bowen and Howe Sound Cres
Feb 27 9:30am Meet behind Parkgate, North Vancouver Bridal path to Hyannis Trails, return via golf course
Mar 6 9:30am Trans Canada Trail parking lot Westport Rd, West Van (Exit 4 from Hwy 1) Whyte Lake Trails
Mar 13 9:30am Ambleside Beach—Meet start of walk at Argyle & 13th St, West Van (By big tree) Village Walk
Mar 20 9:30am Lighthouse Park—Meet in parking lot Trail Variety
Mar 27 9:30am End of the Line Café @ Lynn Val-ley Rd and Dempsey, North Vancouver Homestead and Equestrian 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 Print schedule

Date Time Meeting Place Walk
Jan-March 2019   No hikes scheduled at this time  

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

Friday Morning Hikes


For Friday hike updates and information, please visit

Guides: Bernie, Femina, Sharon, Bev.   Print schedule

Date Time Hike Meeting Place  Rating    
Feb 15 9:15am Cypress Snowshoe - Howe Sound Crest to Bowen Lookout Meet at the top parking lot on Cypress. Intermediate with long, steep sections.
Feb 22 9:15am Cypress Falls Take exit 4 from Highway 1 to Woodgreen Drive, meet at the parking lot, end of Woodgreen Place.   Moderate to intermediate with some steep uphill sections
Mar 1 9:15am Quarry Rock Meet at Panorama Park. Moderate with some steep sections and stairs
Mar 8 9:15am Lynn Loop Meet at the End of the Line Cafe, Lynn Valley Rd & Dempsey. Moderate/Intermediate
Mar 15 9:15am Whyte Lake Take exit 4 from Highway 1, meet at the TCT trailhead at Westport Rd. Intermediate, some steep sections
Mar 22 9:15am Bridal Path to Hyannis Trails Meet in Parkgate Community Centre parking lot - NE corner. Moderate
Mar 29 9:15am Sahalee Take exit 4 from Hwy 1, meet at the Caulfield shopping centre, near the road.  Intermediate, some rocky sections


Drop-in Schedules

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