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


  • Thetis Lake trail upgrades, from main beach to main parking lot, Sept 19 to Sept 21

    Please watch for crews & machinery and follow detour signs.

  • Galloping Goose detour btw Seaton St & Tillicum Rd on Thur, Sept 20 10am-4pm

    Flaggers will route trail users to Crease Ave. MoTI paving for Hwy #1 N Bound Bus Lanes project.

  • Detour at Hamsterly Beach during fire hydrant installation from Sept 17- 21

    Park visitors to Elk/Beaver Lake will have a slight detour around the construction area at the main walkway to Hamsterly Beach. 

CRD Acquires Parkland for Mount Work

The CRD has acquired a 28-hectare property in the District of Highlands as parkland. Read more >>

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 >>