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  • Celebrating the protection of Mary Lake in the Highlands
    April 29, 2017

    Guardians of Mary Lake, First Nations elder, supporters, MPs and local political leaders gathered to celebrate the acquisition of the Mary Lake property. The Caledonia Pipe Band added to the ceremony, piping in the platform party and entertaining the crowd. Liz Bicknell, President of the Outdoor Club of Victoria presented a cheque for $2000 from the ...

  • OCV presents donation to VISTA
    April 22, 2017

    On Earth Day, 2017 the Outdoor Club of Victoria made a donation of $20,000 to the Vancouver Island Spine Trail Association to support their 700km VI Spine Trail project to connect Victoria to Cape Scott.  The VI Spine Trail is currently 70% complete.  You can read the press release or watch a video of the ...

  • Dunsmuir Lodge and John Dean Park
    December 16, 2016

    On Wednesday evening December 7th Vice President Liz Bicknell and I attended a rezoning meeting in the Municipality of North Saanich.  The sale of the Dunsmuir property by the University of Victoria to the Pauqauchin First Nations required rezoning. The property is to be used by Homewood as an addiction treatment centre and for the ...

  • Celebrating the protection of Mary Lake in the Highlands Guardians of Mary Lake, First Nations elder, supporters, MPs and local political leaders gathered to celebrate the acquisition of the Mary Lake property. The Caledonia Pipe Band added to the ceremony, piping in the platform party and entertaining the crowd. Liz Bicknell, President of the Outdoor Club of Victoria presented a cheque for $2000 from the ...
  • OCV presents donation to VISTA On Earth Day, 2017 the Outdoor Club of Victoria made a donation of $20,000 to the Vancouver Island Spine Trail Association to support their 700km VI Spine Trail project to connect Victoria to Cape Scott.  The VI Spine Trail is currently 70% complete.  You can read the press release or watch a video of the ...
  • Dunsmuir Lodge and John Dean Park On Wednesday evening December 7th Vice President Liz Bicknell and I attended a rezoning meeting in the Municipality of North Saanich.  The sale of the Dunsmuir property by the University of Victoria to the Pauqauchin First Nations required rezoning. The property is to be used by Homewood as an addiction treatment centre and for the ...