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

  • Todd Creek Trestle and Bypass Trail Closed

    Closed for trestle repairs until February 2020.
  • Temporary closure of Swan Lake trestle on Lochside Regional Trail

    Anticipated to be closed starting Sept 16 and open by Oct 11.
  • Intermittent closures on Galloping Goose btw Belgrave & Interurban Rds

    Closures from Aug 13 – Nov 5 between 8pm to 5:30am, except Sundays and stat holidays
  • Water fountains and stand pipes shut off at Elk/Beaver Lake

    Due to new washroom facilities construction, there is no drinking water at Filter Beds, Beaver Beach and Eagle Beach this spring and summer
  • Viewing area closed at Sooke Potholes Regional Park

    Viewing area near Lodge site closed for public safety due to rock slides

Resolved

  • Trail closure on Galloping Goose btw Watkiss Way & TCH underpass

    Closed Sept 19 & 20, 9am-3pm for trail surface repairs.
  • Temporary closure of Pipeline Trail at Elk/Beaver Lake

    Pipeline Trail is now opened

Safety Notice

CRD regional parks headquarters is closing to the general public as of June 1. Read more>>

Land Acquisition Fund

The CRD Board has identified important next steps for the Regional Parks Land Acquisition Fund. Read more>> 

Mayne Island Parks

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 >>