Porcher Park

Porcher Park is in the downtown area of Langford, B.C. Several tall Douglas fir trees form the second growth forest of the parkland which is completely surrounded by residential homes. The access to the park is limited due to the neighboring fences along the homes of Brock Avenue, Strathmore Road, Wren Place and Scafe Road. Sunderland Peatt Green Space, Arnote Park, Sunderland Deville Green Space, Ruth King Elementary School Green Space and Peatt Green Space are nearby.

 

Geographic location N48° 27’9” W123° 30’ 4”

 

Porcher Park can be reached from the Trans Canada Highway also called Hwy1. Turn at Millstream Road/Veterans Memorial Parkway and head south to reach Goldstream Avenue. Turn right onto Peatt Road then right onto Brock Ave. Make a left onto Scafe Road and then a left onto Wren Place. Unfortunately, the park access is blended into the fence line of 826 Wren and 2732 Scafe Road. There is limited roadside parking this area. City buses travel along Peatt Avenue and Veteran’s Memorial Parkway.

Arnote Park

Arnote Park is in the downtown area of Langford, B.C. The park has a playset set on a wood chip base. The twin metal slides can be reached using a variety of ladders, ramps and stairs and poles. A seated spring toy and bench complete the play area. Black chain link fencing surrounds three quarters of the play area. There are several shrubs planted along the western perimeter of the park. Sunderland Peatt Green Space, Arnote Park, Sunderland Deville Green Space, Porcher Park and Peatt Green Space are nearby.

 

Geographic location N48° 27’18” W123° 30’ 4”

 

Green Space can be reached from the Trans Canada Highway also called Hwy1. Turn at Millstream Road/Veterans Memorial Parkway and head south to reach Goldstream Avenue. Turn right onto Peatt Road then right onto Arncote Avenue. Continue along Arncote Avenue to reach Arncote Place and look for the park on the right. There is limited roadside parking this area. City buses travel along Peatt Road and Veteran’s Memorial Parkway.

Sunderland Peatt Green Space

Sunderland Peatt Green Space is in the downtown area of Langford, B.C. This green space forms the eighty meter long pedestrian pathway that connects Sunderland Avenue with Peatt Road. Sunderland Peatt Green Space, Arnote Park, Sunderland Deville Green Space, Porcher Park and Peatt Green Space are nearby.

 

Geographic location N48° 27’17” W123° 29’ 51”

 

Sunderland Peatt Green Space can be reached from the Trans Canada Highway also called Hwy1. Turn at Millstream Road/Veterans Memorial Parkway and head south to reach Goldstream Avenue. Turn right onto Peatt Road and take the first right to park in the Peatt Green Space parking area. The trail is between homes 2626 and 2630 Peatt Road where there is limited roadside parking. City buses travel along Goldstream Avenue and Veteran’s Memorial Parkway.

Peatt Green Space

Peatt Green Space is in the downtown area of Langford, B.C. This green space has a large arbutus tree and small grass covered area next to the paved parking area for commuters. A covered bicycle parking spot is located here too. Sunderland Peatt Green Space, Arnote Park, Sunderland Deville Green Space, Porcher Park and Peatt Fire Hall Green Space are nearby.

 

Geographic location N48° 27’17” W123° 29’ 51”

 

Peatt Green Space can be reached from the Trans Canada Highway also called Hwy1. Turn at Millstream Road/Veterans Memorial Parkway and head south to reach Goldstream Avenue. Turn right onto Peatt Road and then make the first right turn as the green space is on the northwest corner of these roads. There is limited roadside parking this area. City buses travel along Goldstream Avenue and Veteran’s Memorial Parkway.

Peatt Fire Hall Green Space

Peatt Rd Fire HallThe Peatt Fire Hall Green Space is in the downtown area of Langford, B.C. This green space hosts the large welcome sign to greet travelers arriving into Langford using Veteran’s Memorial Parkway. There is a small cascading waterfall and pond behind the sign. Located next to Fire Station One there is a life size statue of fireman raising a flag. The flag poles are near of the entrance to the fire hall. Commissioned in 2003 to Derek Rowe, the statue is one of six outdoor art works found in the downtown area of Langford. Sunderland Peatt Green Space, Arnote Park, Sunderland Deville Green Space, Porcher Park and Peatt Green Space are nearby.

 

Geographic location N48° 26’59” W123° 29’ 52”

 

Peatt Fire Hall Green Space can be reached from the Trans Canada Highway also called Hwy1. Turn at Millstream Road/Veterans Memorial Parkway and head south toward Goldstream Avenue. Turn left onto Peatt Road then right onto Dinan Place where there is a small a parking area. City buses travel along Veteran’s Memorial Parkway.

Danbrook Park

Danbrook Park is in the downtown area of Langford, BC. This landscaped inner city park has a few trees and open grass covered areas surrounded by private homes, housing complexes and commercial buildings. The three thousand square meter parkland has a sixty meter gravel pathway under the tall Douglas fir and Garry oak trees. Cedar hedge trees are grow along the north side of the park. The park is fenced with chain linked fencing and has gates for access from Danbrook Drive and Thomasett Place. A gravel trail to the north of the park leads to Thomassett Place. Veteran’s Memorial Park, Crossroads Park and the Trans Canada Trail– Langford or E&N Rail Trail are nearby.

 

Geographic location N48° 26’59” W123° 29’ 52”

 

Danbrook Park can be reached from the Trans Canada Highway also called Hwy1. Turn at Millstream Road/Veterans Memorial Parkway and head south toward Goldstream Avenue. Turn right onto Larkhall Road and continue as the road curves to become Claude Road. The park is on the left beside the large paved parking area. City buses travel along Goldstream Avenue and Veteran’s Memorial Parkway. This park can also be reached by strolling along the pathway from Thomassett Place from Claude Road. Claude Road can also be accessed from Goldstream Avenue.

Meaford Station Millstream Green Space

Meaford Millstream Green Space is in the downtown area of Langford, B.C. When Millstream Road was altered into a main parkway for the Langford commuter traffic, a small green space was created between the original road and the parkway; called Veteran’s Memorial Parkway. This grass covered knoll between Millstream Road and VMP lies immediately south of Station Road. There are several small street trees including evergreens in this linear park. There is ample parking on the east side of the street. Veteran’s Memorial Park, Crossroads Park, Danbrook Park and the Trans Canada Trail– Langford or E&N Rail Trail are nearby.

 

Geographic location N48° 26’43” W123° 29’ 49”

 

Meaford Millstream Green Space can be reached from the Trans Canada Highway also called Hwy1. Turn at Millstream Road/Veterans Memorial Parkway and head south to reach Goldstream Avenue. Turn right onto Station Avenue and then left onto Millstream Road. The linear street park is on the left. There is roadside parking this area. City buses travel along Goldstream Avenue and Veteran’s Memorial Parkway.

Veteran’s Memorial Park

Veteran’s Memorial Park is in the Mill Hill neighborhood of downtown Langford, B.C. Located on the corner of Goldstream Ave and Veteran’s Memorial Parkway, this three thousand four hundred and eighty square meter park has amenities for everyone. The playground has unique climbing hexagons and stands near the play set that has stairs, ladders and bars to reach the platform with a slide. The playground is set on rubber matting that has been colored blue and black. The namesake for the park is the cenotaph with seven foot tall sheet draped statue of “Canada” which is a replica of the Vimy Ridge statute of a weeping mother. “Canada” was commissioned by Derek Rowe in two thousand and one. Cedar and pine trees shade the rectangular water fountain and a wooden covered bandstand gazebo. Benches line the plaza of the parkland near the cenotaph while rhododendrons and smaller shrubs line the trees and cedar hedges shelter the park from the busy streets. There are several donated benches including one that hosts sculptures of the local legion president Harry Groom sitting on the bench showing a poppy to a youngster. This is one of six bronze artworks created by Derek Rowe for the beautification of downtown Langford. This park also hosts a water spray park, a seasonal toilet, grass covered areas with concrete and brick walkways though the landscaped. Royal Colwood Golf Club, Veteran’s Memorial Parkway Park, Danbrooke Park, Crossroads Park, Windman Park and the Trans Canada Trail – Langford are nearby.

 

Geographic location N48° 26’48” W123° 29’ 43”

 

Veteran’s Memorial Park can be reached from the Trans Canada Highway also called Hwy1. Turn at Millstream Road/Veterans Memorial Parkway and head south to reach Goldstream Avenue. Turn left and then make the first right turn onto Aldwynd Road and look for the park on the right. There is limited roadside parking this area and a small parking lot along Aldwynd Road. City buses travel along Goldstream Avenue and Veteran’s Memorial Parkway.

Crossroad Park

Crossroad Park is in the Mill Hill neighborhood of Langford, British Columbia. This landscape park has an outdoor art sculpture and flag poles along the brick and concrete walkways. Both the Trans Canada Trail and E&N Railway track pass along the south side of park. Crossroad Park is in front of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Station located at the end of Atkins Road. The sign “Welcome to Downtown Langford” is seen in this park. Windman Park, Veteran’s Memorial Park, Mill Hill Regional Park, Wagar Green Space and Savory Elementary School Green Space are near by.

Geographic location N48° 26’51” W123° 29’42”

 

Crossroad Park can be reached from the Trans Canada Highway also called Hwy1. Turn at Millstream Road/Veterans Memorial Parkway and head south to reach Hoffman Avenue turn left onto Hoffman then right onto and then right onto Atkins Road. Continue to the end of the road to the turnabout. The park is located along the turnabout. There is street parking in the area. City buses travel along Atkins Road, Goldstream Avenue and VMP.

Wagar Green Space (Millstream Road)

This green space is formed by the meridian between Veteran’s Memorial Parkway and Millstream Road in the Mill Hill neighborhood of Langford, B.C. There is a twenty meter concrete pathway with a bench that connects across the landscaped and well maintained meridian. Crossroads Park, Savory Elementary School Green Space, Trans Canada Trail – Langford, Veteran’s Memorial Park, Mill Hill Regional Park and Windman Park are nearby.

 

Geographic location N48° 27’1” W123° 29’42”

 

Wagar Green Space can be reached from the Trans Canada Highway also called Hwy1. Turn at Millstream Road/Veterans Memorial Parkway and make an immediate left turn onto Millstream Road (parallels VMP). Continue along until the road turns left onto Wagar Avenue. The pathway is on the right and connects toward the shops and stores along VMP. City buses travel along Millstream/Veteran’s Memorial Parkway.