Trails

File photo of a trail at Seal Bay Park in the CVRD.

Comox Valley directors consider voting options for parks service

A regional parks service could offer elected officials a way to protect…

 

Hikers getting outside in Martha Creek Provincial Park near Revelstoke. (Josh Piercey/Revelstoke Review)

Get outside and celebrate the second annual BC Trails Day

Events being hosted in 46 communities across the province

 

RCMP say a woman encountered a man who exposed himself to her on the Beach Estates Trail in Nanaimo last week. (File photo)

Man exposes himself to woman on Nanaimo trail

RCMP offer tips on what to do if in case of an indecent act

 

Cyclists ride on the Trans Canada Trail in Capilano River Regioanl Park in North Vancouver. (Trans Canada Trail photo)

Trans Canada Trail awards grants to 166 organizations across the country

Trans Canada Trail has awarded grants to 166 organizations across the country for projects to improve trail sections and access.

  • Apr 20, 2022
Cyclists ride on the Trans Canada Trail in Capilano River Regioanl Park in North Vancouver. (Trans Canada Trail photo)
The Perseverance Trail Run - Cumberland is still planning on expanding its trail toward Comox Lake. Photo supplied

Trail growth provides some challenges for UROC

Cumberland system described as fifth-busiest trail network in North America

The Perseverance Trail Run - Cumberland is still planning on expanding its trail toward Comox Lake. Photo supplied
A trail at Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park. The provincial government has agreed to advance detailed designs of a multi-use trail between Rathtrevor and Parksville Community Park with expected completion by the summer. (News Bulletin file photo)

Province poised to link two of the mid-Island’s most popular beaches with new path

Multi-use path connecting Rathtrevor and Parksville Community Park expected next summer

A trail at Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park. The provincial government has agreed to advance detailed designs of a multi-use trail between Rathtrevor and Parksville Community Park with expected completion by the summer. (News Bulletin file photo)
There were plenty of creative costumes on display at the Perseverance Trail Run Sunday in Cumberland. Photos by Scott Stanfield

Trail run raises funds to purchase, protect Cumberland Forest

Rain did not dampen the spirits of the hundreds of runners or…

There were plenty of creative costumes on display at the Perseverance Trail Run Sunday in Cumberland. Photos by Scott Stanfield
Cathy Clark, pictured with John Ingram on The Cumby route, won her age division in the 28k at the Finlayson Arm races. File photo

Comox Valley runners gut it out on the trails

Trail racing is back on the menu! The Finlayson Arm races took…

Cathy Clark, pictured with John Ingram on The Cumby route, won her age division in the 28k at the Finlayson Arm races. File photo
(V.I. Trail/Google Maps)

Now 90% complete, Vancouver Island trail forges new funding partnership

Victoria Foundation takes on Vancouver Island Trail Association; fund valued at $40,000

(V.I. Trail/Google Maps)
North Coast Trail Ale. (Submitted photo)

Interest in Vancouver Island’s wild north coast continuing to brew

Growing interest in Cape Scott and the North Coast Trail can be washed down with new craft beer

North Coast Trail Ale. (Submitted photo)
An aerial view shows the stretch of trail that will be rerouted. Image, Village of Cumberland

Stretch of trail in Cumberland is being rerouted

As well, popular zipline in Village Park is closed for safety reasons

  • Oct 18, 2020
An aerial view shows the stretch of trail that will be rerouted. Image, Village of Cumberland
Tape marks where the city property line runs through Brad Amor’s deck. Photo by Mike Chouinard

Residents want City of Courtenay to move proposed trail route

City says route closer to the shoreline poses number of problems

Tape marks where the city property line runs through Brad Amor’s deck. Photo by Mike Chouinard
The Courtenay Riverway Trail starts downtown at the bottom of 6th Street, and runs alongside the Courtenay River and Estuary. The City plans to eventually link it to the Royston Seaside Trail. Scott Stanfield photo

Planning continues for South Courtenay Riverway Extension

The Riverway Trail, which runs alongside the Courtenay River and Estuary, will…

The Courtenay Riverway Trail starts downtown at the bottom of 6th Street, and runs alongside the Courtenay River and Estuary. The City plans to eventually link it to the Royston Seaside Trail. Scott Stanfield photo
Can you dig it? BMX rider and trail builder Dylan King jumps Ucluelet’s new BMX park on a beautiful autumn day. (Nora O’Malley / Westerly News)

Vancouver Island’s West Coast going wild about cycling

Ongoing project will tie Tofino and Ucluelet together with a paved cycling trail

Can you dig it? BMX rider and trail builder Dylan King jumps Ucluelet’s new BMX park on a beautiful autumn day. (Nora O’Malley / Westerly News)
Over 200 treasure chests holding various prizes are there to be discovered, as well as social media prizes and online loot opportunities for diligent hunters. (Pixabay file).

Channel your inner pirate in epic Canada-wide treasure hunt

200 treasure chests hidden among trails and waterways, lots of prizes to be claimed

Over 200 treasure chests holding various prizes are there to be discovered, as well as social media prizes and online loot opportunities for diligent hunters. (Pixabay file).