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Calendar of Events

Below is the combined Calendar of Events for 4Q 2017 and January 2018 for the three volkssport clubs of South Vancouver Island (Garden City Wanderers, Juan de Fuca Pathfinders and Victoria "Y") and the Volkssport Association of British Columbia. Scroll down to see the calendar or click on the month to go straight to that month's schedule.

October November DecemberJanuary 2018

 Abbreviations

 

GCW

Garden City Wanderers Volkssport Club

PT

Permanent Trail (previously known as Year-Round Event). These are group walks. You can also enjoy PTs on your own at any time. 

JFP

Juan de Fuca Pathfinders Walking Club

RLDW

Round and Long Distance Walk 

VicY

Victoria "Y" Volkssport Club

 

 

VABC

Volkssport Association of British Columbia

MW

Map Walk; maps and directions are supplied so that participants can walk at their own pace

AVA

American Volkssport Association

EMW  

Evening Map Walk; same as a map walk but held in the evening

TBA

To be announced

1A, 2B, 3C etc

Trail Ratings (see Introduction to Volkssporting)

  • Garden City Wanderers (GCW) sponsored map walks (highlighted in blue) will be updated throughout the year as needed. Click on GCW map walks for more information such as the location and walk description
     
  • For other clubs' events please check with the clubs' websites or phone the contact number listed to verify the information.


October 2017
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
1
5/10 km MW - 2B
Gyro Park
Foot of Sinclair Rd
10 am - GCW
Gail, 250-477-4472
2*
RLDW 004 - 9:30 am
Running Room
777 Royal Oak Dr
3
10 km PT 260
Running Room
777 Royal Oak Dr
6 pm - GCW
Gail, 250-477-4472
4*
PT 083 - 9:30 am
Running Room
2401G Millstream Rd
5
6 7
5/10 km MW - 1A/2B
Kings Rd Parking Lot
off Shelbourne St
10 am - GCW, Frances
faknai@shaw.ca
8
5/10 km PT 180
My-Chosen Caf
é
4492 Happy Valley Rd
10 am - JFP
Francine, 250-361-4583
9*
PT 108 - 9:30 am
Elk Lake
Brookleigh Rd
Parking Lot

10

As above
11*
PT163 - 9:30 am
West Shore Parks & Rec
(Juan de Fuca Rec Ctr)
1767 Island Hwy
12

13 14
5/10 km MW - 2B
4 Mile Pub
199 Island Hwy
10 am - Vic Y
Camilla, 250-479-4950
15
16*
PT 253 - 9:30 am
Esquimalt Rec Ctr
527 Fraser St
17

As above
18*

To be announced
19

20 21
5/10 km PT 088
Frontrunners
755 Goldstream Ave
10 am - JFP
Rick, 250-478-7020
22
5/10 km PT 163
West Shore Parks & Rec
1767 Island Hwy
10 am - JFP
Francine, 250-361-4583
23*
PT 029 - 9:30 am
Henderson Rec Ctr
2291 Cedar Hill X Rd
24

As above
25*
PT 180 - 9:30 am
Witty's Lagoon
Parking Lot
Metchosin
26

27 28
5/10 km MW - 2B
W Saanich/Clayton Rd
North Saanich
10 am - JFP
Pat, 250-658-2325
29
30*
PT 007 - 9:30 am
Fairfield Plaza
1552 Fairfield Rd
31

As above
*For Monday and Wednesday walks,
contact Rick, 250-478-7020, or Jan, 250-665-6062.
There may not always be a leader.


November 2017
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
*For Monday and Wednesday walks,
contact Rick, 250-478-7020, or
Jan, 250-665-6062.
There may not always be a leader.
1*
PT 088 - 9:30 am
Frontrunners

755 Goldstream Ave

2
3
4    GCW AGM
5/10 km  
Grace Lutheran Church
1273 Fort Street
10 am - GCW
Ada, 778-992-1950
5
5/10 km PT 083
Running Room
2401G Millstream Ave
10 am - JFP
Rick, 250-478-7020
6*
RLDW 004 - 9:30 am
Running Room

777 Royal Oak Dr
7
10 km PT 260
Running Room
777 Royal Oak Dr
6 pm - GCW
Gail, 250-477-4472
8*
PT 140 - 9:30 am
Pearkes Rec Ctr

3100 Tillicum Rd
9

10

11
5/10 km PT 253
Esquimalt Rec Ctr
10 km - 9:15 am
5 km - 9:45 am
Hazel, 250-385-5439
12
5/10 km PT 256
Oak Bay Rec Ctr
1975 Bee St
10 am - Vic Y
Judy, 250-385-8519
13*
PT 019/025 - 9:30 am
Coast Victoria Hotel
146 Kingston St

14

As above
15*

To be announced
16
17 18
5/10 km PT 019
Coast Victoria Hotel
146 Kingston St
10 am - GCW
Randy, 250-590-7175
19
5/10 km MW - 1A
Fisherman's Wharf
Dallas Rd/Erie St
10 am - GCW, Frances
 faknai@shaw.ca
20*
PT 015/256 - 9:30 am
Oak Bay Rec Ctr

1975 Bee St
21

As above
22*
PT 083 - 9:30 am
Running Room
2401G Millstream Rd
23


24

25
5/10 km PT 163
Christmas Potluck
Emery Hall,            537 Glencairn Lane, Colwood
10 am - JFP
Dave, 250-642-4515

26
5/10 km PT 026
Sidney Travelodge
2280 Beacon Ave
10 am - JFP
Ed, 250-658-2325

27*
PT 109 - 9:30 am
Greenhawk Harness

7154 W Saanich Rd
Brentwood Bay
28

As above
29*
PT 163 - 9:30 am
West Shore Parks % Rec
1767 Island Hwy
30


   


December 2017
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
*For Monday and Wednesday walks,
contact Rick, 250-478-7020, or Jan, 250-665-6062.
There may not always be a leader.
1 2
5/10 km PT 306
Cedar Hill Rec Ctr
3220 Cedar Hill Rd
10 am - Vic Y
Judy, 250-385-8519

3
5/10 km PT 108
Elk Lake Parking Lot
Brookleigh Rd
10 am - JFP
Francine, 250-361-4583
4*
RLDW 004 - 9:30 am
Running Room
777 Royal Oak Dr
5
10 km PT 260
Running Room
777 Royal Oak Dr
6 pm - GCW
Gail, 250-477-4472
6*
PT 108 - 9:30 am
Elk Lake Parking Lot
Brookleigh Rd

7 8 9
5/10 km MW
Christmas Potluck
4555 Bissenden Pl
10 am - GCW
Beth, 250-721-3395
10
11*
PT 026 - 9:30 am
Sidney Travelodge
2280 Beacon Ave
12

As above
13*
PT 180 - 9:30 am
My-Chosen Café
4492 Happy Valley Rd
14
15 16
5/10 km PT 025
Coast Victoria Hotel
146 Kingston St
10 am - GCW
Randy, 250-590-7175

17
5/10 km EMW PT007
Christmas Social
YMCA Downtown
851 Broughton St
4 pm - Vic Y
Judy, 250-385-8519

18*
PT 088 - 9:30 am
Frontrunners
755 Goldstream Ave
19

No walk
20*

To be announced
21
22
23
5/10 km PT 163
West Shore Parks & Rec
1767 Island Hwy
10 am - JFP
Francine, 250-361-4583
24

25
xmas
26

No walk
27*
PT 306 - 9:30 am
Cedar Hill Rec Ctr
3220 Cedar Hill Rd
28
29
30
5/10 km PT 260
Running Room
777 Royal Oak Dr
10 am - GCW
Marion, 250-477-9851
31


January 2018
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
  1*
5/10 km PT 007
Victoria YM-YWCA
851 Broughton St
12 Noon - Vic Y
Judy, 250-385-8519
2
3*
PT 140 - 9 am
Pearkes Rec Ctr
3100 Tillicum Rd
4 5 6
5/10 km PT 163
West Shore Parks & Rec
1767 Island Hwy
10 am - JFP
Malca, 250-388-0775
7
5/10 km PT 019
Coast Victoria Hotel
146 Kingston St
10 am - GCW
Randy, 250-590-7175
8*
PT 015 - 9 am
Oak Bay Rec Ctr
1975 Bee St

9

10*
PT 108 - 9 am
Elk Lake
Brookleigh Rd
Parking Lot
11 12 13
14
5/10 km PT 260
Running Room
777 Royal Oak Dr
10 am - GCW
Marion, 250-477-9851
15*
PT 306 - 9 am
Cedar Hill Rec Ctr
3220 Cedar Hill Rd
16

17*

To be announced
18

19 20
5/10 km MW - 1B
Pearkes Rec Ctr
3100 Tillicum Rd
10 am - Vic Y
Hazel, 250-385-5439
21
5/10 km - PT 088
Frontrunners Westshore
123-755 Goldstream Ave
10 am - JFP
Francine, 250-361-4563
22*
PT 025- 9 am
Coast Victoria Hotel
146 Kingston St
23
24*
PT 253 - 9 am
Esquimalt Rec Ctr
527 Fraser St
25

26 27
5/10 PT 029
 Anniversary Walk
Henderson Rec Ctr
10 am - GCW
Susan, 250-727-6826
28
5/10 km - PT 026
Sidney Travelodge
2280 Beacon Ave
10 am - JFP
Carol, 587-577-7773
29*
PT 256 - 9 am
Oak Bay Rec Ctr
1975 Bee St
30*
31*
PT 083 - 9 am
Serious Coffee
2401G Millstream Rd
*For Monday and Wednesday walks,
contact Rick, 250-478-7020,
or Jan, 250-665-6062.
There may not always be a leader.

 
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