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Orcas by Tiana & Mats

Centre the image below in your browser and scroll down to explore this BC student's interesting work. See the author below. Open site in new window. Tiana & Mats made the website embedded in this page. Thanks to Jeff Teed's class of 2016/2017  at Montroyal [...]

River Otters by Nicole

Centre the image below in your browser and scroll down to explore this BC student's interesting work. See the author below. Open site in new window. Nicole made the website embedded in this page. Thanks everyone in Jeff Teed's class of 2016/2017  at Montroyal Elementary School in [...]

Quarry Park Area

Quarry Park Area Headwaters Park • Quarry Park • Athletic Park • Crownlandia • Fairy Fen DOWNLOAD PDF VERSION: poor cellphone connections Headwaters and Quarry parks protect Fiddler’s Creek and Bowen Brook respectively, and provide a north-south corridor for wildlife. There are many easy trails, within reach of harder [...]

4. Sandy Beach Heritage

Sandy Beach (4) and Mannion Bay have always been at the centre of Bowen Island history. First Nations visited for millennia. One of the first homesteads was here. It was the heart of the resort culture of the 20th Century. Sandy Beach has hosted bathers for decades. Here's [...]

Cape Roger

Cape Roger Curtis Trails Time & Elevation: 45 minutes with return to start, but allow more time to visit the lighthouse, 350 ft. Difficulty: Easy Access: By car only, via Whitesails Drive from Tunstall Bay Main Attraction: Views over Georgia Strait Route: By parking on Lighthouse Lane, you can easily access [...]

Dorman Point

Dorman Point from Snug Cove Time & Elevation: One hour, 300 ft. Difficulty: Medium as the uphill is steep Access: Easy, right from the ferry terminal Main Attraction: Viewpoints Route: Take the boardwalk past Doc Morgan’s Pub and into the Bowfest Field. The trail starts ahead of you on the south [...]

Valhalla Ridge

Village Drive to Valhalla Ridge Time & Elevation: 45 minutes (one way) 950 ft. Difficulty: Medium to challenging, depending on your fitness level Access: 15 min. walk from ferry terminal to start of trail Main Attraction: An uphill grind for fit people and a lovely viewpoint Route: We suggest [...]