Events

No matter what your age, CRD Regional Parks has a nature outing and event for you - for every season. Join a park interpreter for a guided walk, hike, drop-in event or canoe adventure. See the calendar for an outing and event that piques your natural curiosity.

Regional Park Maps

Printer-friendly Park Maps

Volunteering for Regional Parks

Regional Parks Volunteer Services program provides opportunities for you to be involved in preservation and enjoyment of regional parks and trails.

Parks Library

CRD Regional Parks protects and manages more than 13,000 hectares of spectacular and easily accessible natural areas in 33 regional parks and trails in the Capital Regional District.

Legacy Program: Where Gifts Grow

Be involved today by planting seeds for the future. Explore the vision of your legacy with Regional Parks.

Land Acquisition Fund

The CRD acquires land through the Regional Parks Land Acquisition Fund. Funds are generated through a residential property tax.

Alerts & Notices

Active

  • Elsie King Trail temporarily closed at Francis/King, Thurs, Jan 18 until noon

    Closed for hazardous tree removal. Flaggers will be on site. Watch for equipment and crews.


  • Upgrades to Elsie King Trail at Francis/King Regional Park weekdays to 4pm, until Feb 15

    Expect temporary trail closures, including access to Shooting Star trail, as well as noise from equipment

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Resolved

  • Maintenance at picnic area along 10km trail at Beaver Beach on Tues, Jan 16

    Crews will be thinning out willow trees in the picnic area. Please use caution around equipment and crews.


  • Temporary closure on Galloping Goose near km 42 from January 3 to 15, 2018

    Section of the Galloping Goose Regional Trail near Parkland Rd in Sooke closed for rock scaling. Please be cautious near crews and equipment and obey all closure signs. Map


Snow and Winter Conditions

All regional parks and trails are open. Expect and prepare for slippery conditions until areas are cleared.

CRD Acquires Land for Sooke Hills Wilderness Regional Park

The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board is pleased to announce the acquisition of 15 hectares (37 acres) of parkland for Sooke Hills Wilderness Regional Park. Full story

T’Sou-ke Nation and CRD Sign Traditional Use and Access Agreement

T’Sou-ke Nation and the CRD ratified an agreement on traditional use and access in Sea to Sea Regional Park. Full story

Todd Creek Trestle Closed

The Todd Creek Trestle near Sooke Potholes is closed for repairs. Read more >>

New Parks & Trails

Follow the progress and read more about these projects: