Heron Street Green Space

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Heron Street Green Space is in the seaside City of Victoria, one of thirteen communities that form the Capital Regional District of British Columbia. This green space is a small area at the base of Heron Street near the HMCS Malahat, the Canadian Naval Reserve training facility. A flag pole surrounded white rocks and a pair of anchors are seen near the entrance way and across the street. The rest of the property is bordered by a chain link fence. The Shoal Point apartment complex has an excellent water feature along Heron Street. David Foster Walkway passes by this garden along Dallas Road. Canadian Coast Guard Green Space, Camel Point Green Space, Rotary Welcome Garden, Ogden Point Park and walkway are to the south along Dallas Road. Canadian Coast Guard Rooftop Garden, Canadian Coast Guard Green Space, Fisherman’s Wharf Park, Heron Cove Park, Todd Park, Earnest Todd Park and MacDonald Park are all nearby.

Geographic coordinates N48° 25′ 22” W123° 23′ 12″

Heron Street Green Space can be reached the Trans Canada Highway. continue along the highway as it becomes Douglas Street. Follow Douglas Street through downtown and turn right onto Superior Street. Continue to the end of Superior Street and left on to St Lawrence Street. St Lawrence Street curves to become Erie Street. Erie Street then connects with the north end of Dallas Road. The green space is along Heron Street which is an immediate right near the junction of Dallas Road and Erie Street. City buses travel along Dallas Road to this area of James Bay from downtown Victoria.

See the Canadian Naval Reserve – HMCS Malahat for information about volunteering as a reserve.



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