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Spirit Ridge Park is in the Bear Mountain neighborhood of Langford, B.C. This park has two sections that are separated by Spirit Ridge Drive. The east section is about two hectares in size with mostly steep inaccessible slopes. This area lies behind the homes along the eastside of Spirit Ridge Drive. The west section is about a third of a hectare and is a nature park. There is a concrete sidewalk that parallels the roadway. Spirit Ridge Park is accessible from Quail’s Run, Timberview Place and Players Drive. It shares borders with Players Drive Park and Quail’s Run Park. Douglas fir, arbutus and cedar trees grow along the northern slopes of the park, whereas the steep southern slopes are covered with Scotch broom shrubs and other plants that grow on disturbed soils.

Geographic location N48° 28’28” W123°31’15”

Spirit Ridge Park can be reached from the Trans Canada Highway also called Hwy1. Turn at Millstream Road and turn left onto Bear Mountain Parkway. Continue along BMP to reach Players Drive. Turn onto Players Drive and take the first right onto Spirit Ridge Road. A rough trail lies to the park is seen just past Quail’s Run. Alternatively drive to the end of Timberview Place and access the park from the pedestrian walkway. There is limited parking along the roadways.

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