CRD Parks offers hikes in East Sooke

CRD naturalists take hikers to Cougar Ridge and Coast Trail this spring

Do you have a hankering to get outside? The Capital Regional District Parks is offering several programs this spring in regional parks, including the East Sooke area.

On April 16, a CRD naturalist offers a hike to Cougar Ridge. Hikers meet at Roche Cove and follows the Cedar Grove Trail. After lunch, participants return along the Galloping Goose Trail. The hike goes from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. There is no fee for the program, but pre-registration is required at 250-478-3344.

The CRD offers a guided adult hike along East Sooke’s Coast Trail on May 29 and June 12. The day-long hike is for fit hikers only, running from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The hike is $10 and pre-registration is required at 250-478-3344.

All programs run rain or shine.

For more information, please call 250-478-3344 or go online to crd.bc.ca/parks-events.