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

  • Temporary trail closure at Sooke Hills Wilderness Regional Park

    Closure of Sooke Hills Wilderness Trail between Waugh Creek viewpoint and suspension bridge from Jul 17-Aug 14
  • Temporary closure of a portion of the Sooke Hills Wilderness Trail

    Closure on Thurs, July 25 between Humpback parking lot and north of suspension bridge between 9am-1pm
  • Wildfire safety

    The fire danger rating is HIGH, please take extreme care
  • 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
  • Construction on Lochside Regional Trail near Saanich

    Toilet construction near Lochside Dr and Don Mann starting March 18 to May 2019.
  • Viewing area closed at Sooke Potholes Regional Park

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

Resolved

  • Chip sealing on Lochside Trail along Lochside Dr to Martindale Rd

    The work is now completed.
  • Congestion along the Galloping Goose Trail for Theatre Skam Event

    Selkirk Trestle to Switch Bridge section affected on July 12 to 14 from 12pm to 8pm each day

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 >>