Chilco Cheam Green Space

Chilco Road GS

Chilco Cheam Green Space lies on the north side of Chilco Road near Cheam Road in View Royal, B.C. This is a protected area has two rock walls that form terraces beside part of the road. The upland area has arbutus, Garry oak and Douglas fir trees. Salal, ocean spray and Oregon grape plants are found in the understory of this small green space. The area lies to the northeast of Mill Hill Regional Park in the Chilco Neighborhood of View Royal. The Calypso Trail of Mill Hill Regional Park lies to the north of this green space. Edwards Park, Chilco Park, the Galloping Goose Trail, Thetis Lake Park, Nursery Hill Park, Garry Oak Meadows Park and Kelvin Grove Park are nearby.

Geographical location N48° 27’ 30” W123° 28’ 10”

Chilco Cheam Green Space can be accessed from the Trans Canada Highway, Hwy1. Exit onto the Island Highway and turn right onto Six Mile Road. Turn left onto Chilco Road, which is just past the overpass for the Galloping Goose Trail. Although this road continues start turn right on Chilco Road and follow as the road curves around the neighborhood, past Chilco Park. The park is near the junction with Cheam Road. There is limited roadside parking along Chilco or Cheam Road. City buses travel along Six Mile Road and Atkins Road.

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