103 Hikes in Southwestern British Columbia Guide Book

by Jack Bryceland and Mary & David Macaree (Greystone Books)
103 Hikes in Southwestern British Columbia  by Jack Bryceland and Mary & David Macaree

240pp/photos/maps
ISBN: 1550547755

Lace up your hiking boots, pack a lunch or your overnight gear and explore the many trails of southwestern British Columbia with the latest edition of this classic guidebook. From the North Shore and Howe Sound north to Squamish, Whistler and Pemberton, and east to the Fraser Valley and Hope-Manning Park, here are trails around lakes, rivers and mountains for novices and experts alike.

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Trails from the "103 Hikes in Southwestern British Columbia" Guide Book
Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 103.
... Preview: In the early years of this century, what is now the most popular part of Golden Ears Provincial Park—the Alouette Valley—was the scene of intense logging operations. Although those days are long gone, ... From the guidebook "103 Hikes in Southwestern British Columbia"
Maple Ridge, BC - Hiking - Trail Length: 14
... Preview: Bear Mountain lies to the east of Harrison Hot Springs at the south end of Harrison Lake. The ascent provides a day of not-too-strenuous exercise and some striking views of both Harrison Lake and Harr ... From the guidebook "103 Hikes in Southwestern British Columbia"
Hope, BC - Hiking - Trail Length: 11.8
... Preview: That this trail, one of the most popular in the Lower Mainland, exists at all is largely the result of efforts by Paul Binkert of the British Columbia Mountaineering Club. As you hike it, therefore, t ... From the guidebook "103 Hikes in Southwestern British Columbia"
Vancouver, BC - Hiking - Trail Length: 9.3
... Preview: This trip provides an alternative to the road access from the south into Cypress Provincial Park. A steep but rewarding trail with magnificent views over Howe Sound, it leads to the alpine meadows and ... From the guidebook "103 Hikes in Southwestern British Columbia"
North Vancouver, BC - Hiking - Trail Length: 9.9
... Preview: Black Tusk is such a visible and identifiable summit from so many locations in southwestern British Columbia that it is on the tick list of a large percentage of the area’s hikers. The view from the t ... From the guidebook "103 Hikes in Southwestern British Columbia"
Whistler, BC - Hiking - Trail Length: 6.8
... Preview: Blowdown Pass is on the divide between Cayoosh Creek and Cottonwood Creek, a tributary of the Stein River. It is therefore one of the access routes, albeit a long one, to the Stein Valley Heritage Pro ... From the guidebook "103 Hikes in Southwestern British Columbia"
Mount Currie, BC - Hiking - Trail Length: 4.7
... Preview: The Boise Trail was built by the Western Canada Wilderness Committee to demonstrate the value of protecting this area from further resource removal. The result was Pinecone Burke Provincial Park. Th ... From the guidebook "103 Hikes in Southwestern British Columbia"
Squamish, BC - Hiking - Trail Length: 7.5
... Preview: This very short trip takes you into the alpine area on the divide between the Squamish and Cheakamus Rivers. This open country stretches north-south for more than 30 km (19 mi). If your timing is righ ... From the guidebook "103 Hikes in Southwestern British Columbia"
Whistler, BC - Hiking - Trail Length: 3.7
... Preview: This trip takes you into the alpine terrain that stretches north-south for more than 30 km (19 mi) on the divide between the Squamish and Cheakamus Rivers. Although probably overlong for a day trip, a ... From the guidebook "103 Hikes in Southwestern British Columbia"
Whistler, BC - Hiking - Trail Length: 8.1
... Preview: This prominent ridge and its peak are immediately to the north of Mount Harvey. The connection is not just geographical, HMS Brunswick was the ship commanded by Capt. John Harvey, a British naval offi ... From the guidebook "103 Hikes in Southwestern British Columbia"
Vancouver, BC - Hiking - Trail Length: 9
... Preview: This trip to Bug Lake on the slopes below Sun Peak is the east end of the JCWild Trail, which starts in Sims Creek and connects to the Loquilts Trail descending into Princess Louisa Inlet. The trail ... From the guidebook "103 Hikes in Southwestern British Columbia"
Whistler, BC - Hiking - Trail Length: 3.7
... Preview: This short hike takes you up moraines to the little lake at the toe of Anniversary Glacier. It is a spectacular location, with the ridges and faces of Mounts Joffre and Matier soaring more than 1000 m ... From the guidebook "103 Hikes in Southwestern British Columbia"
Mount Currie, BC - Hiking - Trail Length: 5.6
... Preview: As the Lions are to Vancouver, so Cheam Peak is to the eastern Fraser Valley; it is dominant over Highway 1 between Chilliwack and Hope. Until recently the route to this eminence was the long slog fro ... From the guidebook "103 Hikes in Southwestern British Columbia"
Chilliwack, BC - Hiking - Trail Length: 5.9
... Preview: Located in Lynn Headwaters Regional Park (LHRP), this hike is full of contrasts: a well-groomed park trail along a gentle valley bottom; a rugged wilderness route that ranges from steep, forested slop ... From the guidebook "103 Hikes in Southwestern British Columbia"
Vancouver, BC - Hiking - Trail Length: 15.2
... Preview: Here is a low-level hike of modest duration, varied enough and with sufficient small challenges to make a satisfying outing for a short day. As well, for a very little expenditure of energy you are re ... From the guidebook "103 Hikes in Southwestern British Columbia"
Squamish, BC - Hiking - Trail Length: 6.2
... Preview: Much less frequently traveled than the trail to Deeks Lake, the route to Deeks Peak can be overgrown and bushy. Still, it will get you without much difficulty at least as far as attractive little Kall ... From the guidebook "103 Hikes in Southwestern British Columbia"
Squamish, BC - Hiking - Trail Length: 9.8
... Preview: This area is included in the recently created Pinecone Burke Provincial Park. The objective of this invigorating hike is an attractive little lake on the lower east side of Burke Ridge, which has its ... From the guidebook "103 Hikes in Southwestern British Columbia"
Vancouver, BC - Hiking - Trail Length: 6.2
... Preview: B.C. Hydro must be given full credit for combining water storage with superlative facilities for hiking, horseback riding and water recreation in the area surrounding Buntzen Lake. And in the case of ... From the guidebook "103 Hikes in Southwestern British Columbia"
Vancouver, BC - Hiking - Trail Length: 8.1
... Preview: You won’t find Dilly-Dally Peak on any map. It is the name given to a high point on Eagle Ridge, the long north-south ridge to the east of Buntzen Lake, presumably because to get there and back in one ... From the guidebook "103 Hikes in Southwestern British Columbia"
Vancouver, BC - Hiking - Trail Length: 14.6
... Preview: This feature, sometimes called Mount Beautiful, is the true summit of Eagle Ridge, the long north-south ridge to the east of Buntzen Lake. The nearly panoramic outlook encompasses the mountains to the ... From the guidebook "103 Hikes in Southwestern British Columbia"
Vancouver, BC - Hiking - Trail Length: 11.5