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2017 Spring Trips

Field Trips

 Interim Coordinator  

Janne Perrin

Please Volunteer for this position! 


Tuesday June 20, 2017

Annual Picnic

5:30 PM

Camp Slough Wildlife Area 

    Meet At the cairn on Camp River Road 

close to Rosebank Place

    Bring a chair and a picnic supper.        Plan to stay until dusk to look for 

bats in the bat houses


Janet or 


Helen or  Lee


July  2017  

Manning Park Alpine

Over 100 species of alpine and sub-alpine wildflowers - a spectacle of bloom and colour in Manning Park Heather Meadows

Exact Date TBA

Bring a water, snacks & lunch

Level: Easy

Please contact Paulina Selles if you plan to join the trip


Tuesday, August 22,  2017 

 Our Annual Summer Picnic at Jackaman's

Meet at Sears 

at 10:30 to Carpool


at 11:00 AM

43726 Duncan Road Yarrow 

 Followed by a walk in 

Browne Creek

a network of just over 2 km of recreational trails along the spawning channels. Two main trails, appropriately named the Kingfisher and the Beaver trail, flank the rehabilitated spawning channels and allow trail users to observe the natural systems up close.

Bring a picnic lunch

Tea and coffee provided

Level: Easy

Please contact Janne Perrin if you plan to attend






Field Trips, held throughout the year, sample a variety of habitats in Southwestern BC.  Our field trips provide hands on experience and the sharing of knowledge as we explore wild flower meadows, forested trails, wetlands and nature reserves. Members and non members welcomed.  Dress for the weather, bring plenty of water, snacks and food.  Wear sturdy foot wear.

All participants must sign a Consent and Assumption of Risk Agreement

Non members allowed three trips before mandatory membership required

Upcoming Field Trips

More information: Janne


 CFN Group at Stanley Park



April 15, 2017

Mill Lake

March 26, 2017

Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve

February 25 2017

Wilband Creek Trip

January 21, 2017

  Hope Slough  

Bird List 



November 13, 2016

Chilliwack River Fish Hatchery

October 16, 2016

Reifel Bird Sanctuary

September 18, 2016

Hillkeep Regional Park

August 24, 2016

Browne Creek Wetland

July 20, 2016

Manning Park

June 23, 2016

Botanie Valley

May 29, 2016

Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve

May 1, 2016

Stein Valley

April 10, 2016

Thacker Mountain

March 20 and April 23, 2016

Surrey Bend Regional Park 

Saturday, February 6, 2016

Harrison Hot Springs

Saturday, February 6, 2016

Camp River Wildlife Area

Sunday, January 24, 2016

Cheam Lake Wetlands Regional Park

Saturday, January 9, 2016

Hope River Annual Walk




Sunday, October 25, 2015

Reifel Bird Sanctuary  

Sunday September 27, 2015

Vedder Mountain

Wednesday July 22, 2015

Manning Alpine

Sunday May 31, 2015

Browne Road Walk  

Saturday, February 21,  2015

Bird List from  McDonald Dyke


Saturday, January 10, 2015

Bird List for Hope Slough Annual walk