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 natural areas in 31 regional parks and three regional trails on southern Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands.

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

  • Water way maintenance near Jordan River Regional Park, July 23-27

    Day visitors and campers can expect minor delays and noise during daytime hours.


  • Fire danger rating is EXTREME, campground fire ban in effect throughout the CRD

    Fires and smoking prohibited at all #CRDParks, including campgrounds. Please take extreme care in natural areas #BCwildfire. Read more>>
  • Detour on Lakeshore Trail at Elk/Beaver Lake from July 24-31 between 8am-4:30pm

    Lakeshore trail by km 9 closed for upgrades. Watch for signs to detour route, which is an equestrian trail. Dogs must be leashed around horses.


Funding Priorities Survey

We want to hear the public's views on funding priorities for the future of CRD Regional Parks. Take the survey

Pets in Parks

Pause to consider this simple canine courtesy with your pet when out on the trails. Read more >>

Matthews Point

The CRD has drafted a management plan for Matthews Point Regional Park on Galiano Island. Read more >>

Camp in Nature, Close to Home

Island View Beach, Sooke Potholes and Jordan River Regional Parks campgrounds offer affordable, self-contained camping in a natural setting, close to urban and suburban areas. Read more >>

CRD Restores Former Pistol Range

The CRD has completed a project to remediate and restore the former pistol range at Thetis Lake Regional Park to naturalized park land. Read more>>