Exploring Indigenous Perspectives on the Beach (Guided Walk) – All ages

Jul 20, 2023, 1:30pm-3pm

Central Saanich, Island View Beach Regional Park

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Island View Beach Regional Park (Central Saanich)

Join CRD Regional Parks cultural programmer, Leslie McGarry, for a beach walk at Island View Beach Regional Park and discover a human history spanning thousands of years. Learn about the cultural significance of plants, animals and the seasons and how First Peoples deeply respect, appreciate and celebrate gifts from forests, rivers, beaches and the sea. Be prepared to get your feet wet (bring sandals or beach shoes).

Meeting place: Meet at the grassy area adjacent to the picnic shelter off Homathko Drive.

Trail Description: 800m walk on sandy and rocky beach with driftwood. Accessible washroom at parking lot.

Please note: We like pets too. However, their presence can be disruptive for some folks. If you plan to attend one of our programs, please leave pets at home. Guide and service animals are, of course, welcome.

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Central Saanich, Island View Beach Regional Park
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