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

  • Road works at East Sooke Regional Park, Oct 20-21, 9am-4pm

    Expect short delays at Aylard Farm park entrance

  • Notice of Triple Shot Cyclecross Race at Thetis Lake Francis/King Mt Work Oct 16 10am-4pm

    Bike Race may congest trail use. View race routes, short loop and long loop.

  • Short delays on Galloping Goose near McKenzie Ave in October

    Short interval closures of 5 to 10 minutes between 9am - 3pm weekdays during McKenzie interchange construction. Read more>>
  • Lower water levels at Upper & Lower Thetis Lakes, use caution when swimming

    Underwater objects closer to lake surface due to increased water flow releases into Craigflower Creek this summer to improve fish habitat #crdparks

  • Mt Work - Hartland Easy Rider Trail closed Mon-Fri, open on weekends #crdparks

    Trail closed during construction of new Technical Training Area

  • Restoration Underway at Thetis Lake Former Pistol Range Site off Highland Road #crdparks

    Park visitors and neighbours are asked to use caution around trucks and heavy equipment travelling through the area hauling organic materials for site restoration. Read more>>

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Parks Management Plans

The approval process is underway for the Regional Trails Management Plan and Island View Beach Regional Park Management Plan.

New Trails

Construction is underway for the E&N Rail Trail and for the new Sooke Hills Wilderness Trail. Follow the progress.