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Goldstream Park

Goldstream Park

Submitted by Shirley Traviss Five hardy members hiked in Goldstream Park on December 8, 2019. We made a loop to Goldstream Falls and the length of the park to the Railway Trestle. We were rewarded with a magical forest of green with moss hanging from the bushes and trees, many tiny waterfalls, sunlight filtering through, fog coming in and out, and no rain.  Shirley

OCV Summer Picnic

OCV Summer Picnic

Submitted by Liz Bicknell 37 OCV members attended our first ever summer barbecue held at Elk Lake Rowing Facility. Everyone had so much fun. This will become an annual event for our club as the venue was such a hit. The team work to put on such a successful event was impressive. Our thanks to Grace and Barb and also to Jerry Reich and his barbecue assistants. The food was delicious. Thanks to all for putting so much effort into…

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Vancouver Island Trail Designation

Vancouver Island Trail Designation

Submitted by Liz Bicknell All smiles as OCV President Liz Bicknell thanks Oak Bay Mayor Kevin Murdoch and Vancouver Island Trail President Ken Milbrath at the official designation ceremony marking Anderson Hill Regional Park in Oak Bay as the start of the Vancouver Island Trail. The trail will run from Victoria to Cape Scott on the North West of the island and is approximately 800 kms of through hiking.  Click the link below to read the July 1, 2019 Times…

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