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

Active

  • Winter weather conditions on Regional Trails

    Crews have cleared paved areas of the Galloping Goose, E&N Rail Trail and Lochside and continue to monitor the trails.
  • Be prepared for snow and ice at regional parks and regional trails

    Expect icy conditions due to daytime melting and overnight freezing
  • Viewing area closed at Sooke Potholes Regional Park

    Viewing area near Lodge site closed for public safety due to rock slides
  • Construction on Lochside Regional Trail near Sidney

    Rest stop construction on Lochside near Hwy 14 and Beacon Ave to January 2019. Toilet construction near Lochside Dr and Don Mann January – March 2019.

Resolved

  • Construction on Mount Work–Hartland parking lot Jan 7 to Feb 8

    Detours in place to safely direct cyclists around construction at Hartland mountain bike area. Please use caution around crews and equipment.

Inclement Weather

All regional parks and trails are open, however be prepared for slippery surfaces and exercise caution. Read more>>

Landscape Evaluation Project

Help us identify priority areas for future regional parks. Read more>>

Mayne Island

The CRD is drafting management plans Mount Parke and St. John’s Point. Read more >> 

E&N Rail Trail

The CRD is preparing to construct the next section of this regional trail. Read more>>

Pets in Parks

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