Gowlland – Tod Provincial Park

The 1219-hectare parkland in the Highlands was created from the 1994 Commonwealth Nature Legacy to protect these natural areas of the CRD. The Gowlland - Tod Provincial Park shelters a significant part of the Gowlland Range with the rare, dry, coastal Douglas Fir habitat and areas of old-growth forest, wildflowers, and stands of arbutus and … Continue reading Gowlland – Tod Provincial Park

Advertisements

Willis Point Parks and Playgrounds

Willis Point borders along the Highland District, one of thirteen communities that form the Capital Regional District of British Columbia. Located on the Saanich Peninsula and not part of the actual Highlands District, it is included here. The Willis Point Community, located in the Capital Regional District Juan de Fuca Electoral Area, is clustered on … Continue reading Willis Point Parks and Playgrounds

Greenglade Green Space

Greenglade Green Space is in the seaside community of Sidney, one of thirteen communities that form the Capital Regional District of British Columbia. The Greenglade Community Center Green Space is a gem. This former elementary school yard hosts a terrific playground and large grass covered sport field within a lovely residential neighborhood. Rigby, football, soccer, … Continue reading Greenglade Green Space

Philip Brethour Park and Brethour Family Cemetery

Philip Brethour Park is in the seaside community of Sidney, one of thirteen communities that form the Capital Regional District of British Columbia. This small residential park is near the Victoria Airport eastern most run way. Philip Brethour Park is partly a lovely grass baseball diamond and part sheltered forest area.  The fenced ball diamond … Continue reading Philip Brethour Park and Brethour Family Cemetery

Sidney Elementary Green Space

Sidney Elementary Green Space in the seaside community of Sidney, one of thirteen communities that form the Capital Regional District of British Columbia. This green space is part of School District of Saanich and surrounds the building of the Sidney Elementary School.  The school yard has a fabulous playground that is available for use outside … Continue reading Sidney Elementary Green Space