march, 2016

03mar6:00 pm9:30 pmWinter Watershed Snowshoe Tours

Event Details

Winter Watershed Snowshoe Tours

When: February –March, 2016
Cost: $18 with own snowshoes; $25 includes snowshoes rental

Explore the connection between snow and drinking water. Join Metro Vancouver staff on a guided snowshoe tour of the peaks towering above the Seymour Valley; winch is one of three places where water for over 2.5 million Vancouver area residents is collected and stored. Learn about the local water supply in a fun and active way. During the tour, you will learn about local plants and animals that call this alpine area home. After this moderately strenuous hike, you can warm-up with a cup of hot cocoa.

Snowshoe tours take place on select Thursdays evenings and Saturday mornings from in February and March. Registration is required.

Thursdays evenings 6 pm – 9:30 pm
February 11 (6336), February 18 (6338) & February 25 (6340)
March 3 (6342), March 10 (6344) & March 17 (6346)

Saturdays 10 am – 1:30 pm
February 13 (6337), February 20 (FULL) & February 27 (FULL)
March 12 (6345) & March 19 (6347)

How to Register

To register for one of these tours, you can book online, but it might be easier to call 604-432-6359. If you register online, use 4 digit course codes above to help you register online. Adult/Youth > Park – Select Other Locations (top right)

For more information visit www.metrovancouver.org.

Note: This tour is for anyone age 18+, and you must be physically capable of hiking up and down steep sections with snowshoes.

Time

(Thursday) 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Organizer

Metro Vancouver

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