Come discover what animals are breeding in the park. Participate in family fun and all age-appropriate activities related to tree frogs singing, eagles cart-wheeling, hummingbirds dancing, owls hooting and more. Meet at the grassy area adjacent to the picnic shelter in the Filter Beds parking lot off Beaver Lake Road.
Enjoy a walk in the park with your family to celebrate Family Day weekend! Join a CRD Regional Parks naturalist and discover the beauty of this wooded parkland. Bring a snack and water, and wear sturdy footwear. Meet at the main parking lot at Thetis Lake off Six Mile Road.
Join a CRD Regional Parks naturalist to learn some owl calls, find out about these excellent night hunters, and get to know our BC owls. Meet at the information kiosk in the parking lot off Atkins Avenue
Become a nature super sleuth. Join a CRD Regional Parks naturalist to explore and investigate clues left behind by animals. Meet at the Elk/Beaver Lake Nature Centre off the main parking lot, off Beaver Lake Road.
Unlock the mysteries of trees on a fun forest adventure with a CRD Regional Parks naturalist. Follow clues and riddles along the trail to meet Francis/King’s giants. Meet at the Nature Centre off Munn Road.
Join a CRD Regional Parks naturalist for a hike around this picturesque lake to explore its many inhabitants. Wear waterproof footwear. Meet in the Durrance Lake parking lot off Durrance Close, off Willis Point Road.
While some birds fly south, many spend their winters enjoying southern Vancouver Island’s moderate climate. Join a CRD Regional Parks naturalist to find out who’s who at the lagoon, a favourite bird hangout. Bring binoculars if you have a pair. A spotting scope will be available. Meet at the Witty’s Lagoon Nature Centre off Metchosin Road.
Burn off some of the holiday treats on a walk around the lake with a CRD Regional Parks naturalist. Discover the fascinating cultural and natural history of this park. Bring a snack, water and wear sturdy footwear. There is no fee for this program but you must pre-register as space is limited. Call 250.478.3344 by January 5.
Check out this delightful park at the tip of the Saanich Peninsula. Along with a CRD Regional Parks naturalist, discover the plants at your feet, the birds over your head and great views from the top. Wear sturdy hiking shoes. Meet at the information kiosk in the parking lot off Tatlow Road.