An updated map of the amenities offered in the Town of View Royal. (View Royal website)

Updated View Royal parks map shows new trails and play areas

Town of View Royal produced map highlights amenities

An updated View Royal parks and trails map marks additional amenities of the past few years.

The new maps shows a viewpoint and walking trail were added to the wooded Edwards Park.

ALSO READ: View Royal parks and trails need shaping

Mellor Park on the waterfront had an added play area to the natural amenities and viewpoint since 2014.

The map also notes the addition of a play area to Portage Park and a walking trail that was added to Chilco Park.

ALSO READ: Dedicated View Royal parks man honoured

The guide, created by the Town of View Royal, lists more than 30 parks around town. Baseball diamonds, it points out, are available at Helmcken Centennial Park. There’s also a new half court with basketball hoop and hockey area at Chancellor Park.

“View Royal Park has a paved walking loop with outdoor exercise [equipment]. There is a new playground for the kids to enjoy while you get in that workout,” it states.

ALSO READ: Residents can have say on View Royal parks strategy

Editor’s note: An earlier version of this article incorrectly indicated the creator of this resource and has been corrected. It is produced by the Town of View Royal.

swikar.oli@goldstreamgazette.com


Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter

Just Posted

‘More animals could have a chance:’ Victoria Humane Society in desperate need of a home

Animal rescue currently has 163 animals in foster and volunteer homes

Free-B Film Festival celebrates 20th anniversary

Head to Victoria’s Beacon Hill Park to see some family favourites on the big screen

Join North Saanich invasives removal and experience three key benefits

Friends of North Saanich Parks says July 27 clear-up will be rewarding as well as green

Central Saanich accused of not following Climate Emergency declaration with urgent action

Motion to research climate response options and costs rejected then rescheduled in tense meeting

Esquimalt gives six-storey rental complex the green light

A new apartment building is set to go up on Admirals Road

Rich the Vegan scoots across Canada for the animals

Rich Adams is riding his push scooter across Canada to bring awareness to the dog meat trade in Asia

Vancouver Island teens missing after vehicle found ablaze near Dease Lake, BC

RCMP say a body discovered nearby not one of the missing teens

A year later, ceremony commemorates victims of the Danforth shooting

It’s the one-year anniversary of when a man opened fire along the bustling street before shooting and killing himself

Japanese Canadians call on B.C. to go beyond mere apology for historic racism

The federal government apologized in 1988 for its racism against ‘enemy aliens’

B.C. VIEWS: NDP pushes ahead with Crown forest redistribution

This isn’t the time for a radical Indigenous rights agenda

Two dead in two-vehicle crash between Revelstoke and Golden

RCMP are investigating the cause of the crash

Ottawa fights planned class action against RCMP for bullying, intimidation

The current case is more general, applying to employees, including men, who worked for the RCMP

Alberta judge denies B.C.’s bid to block ‘Turn Off the Taps’ bill

He said the proper venue for the disagreement is Federal Court

Most Read