What You Need to Know
All programs run rain or shine.
Events are drop-in style and free. Come by anytime between the hours that the event is offered.
Outings, such as guided walks and hikes, are free and do not require registration, unless otherwise noted. They usually run 1.5 – 2 hours. Outings with fees or registration are noted in the listing; please book early as they fill up quickly.
Use your VISA or MasterCard for fee-paying programs. Registration fees are non-refundable unless outing is cancelled.
Drop-in to our office
Regional Parks Headquarters
490 Atkins Ave., Langford
Monday to Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm
The age indicated for each outing or event is a recommendation, based on park terrain and program content.
When to meet
Outing: try to arrive 10 minutes before the start of your program.
Event: drop-in anytime between the hours that the event is offered.
What to bring
Carry a day pack with drinking water, a hat, extra clothes and a small snack (or lunch for longer outings).
How to dress
Please wear sturdy hiking shoes and dress for the weather. Be prepared to get your feet and clothes wet on tidal and canoe programs; bring sandals or beach shoes and extra clothes.
We like pets too. However, their presence can be disruptive. If you plan to attend one of our programs, please leave your animal friends at home.
Note for fungi and plant programs
Harvesting and removal of natural park features, such as mushrooms, berries, roots and leaves, are prohibited in CRD Regional Parks.