Cornerstone Park

Cornerstone Park is located in the Mill Hill neighborhood of Langford, B.C. This small park has playground with a low black chain link fence, several benches and concrete area for beginner bicycle riders. The playground, set on a wood chip base, has bars, ramps, slides and swings. This is a wonderful place to enjoy an afternoon. The park is landscaped with rock, grass and a few trees. Hoffman Green Space is beside the park. Mill Hill Regional Park, Selwyn Falls Green Space and Selwyn Fall Park are nearby.

Geographic location N48° 27’ 1” W123° 29’ 21”

Cornerstone Park can be reached from the Trans Canada Highway also called Hwy1. Turn at Veteran Memorial Parkway/Millstream Road and turn south. Continue along the parkway to turn left onto Hoffman Avenue. Follow Hoffman Avenue to the junction with Cornerstone Terrace. The park is located near the junction of the two roads. There is limited parking on Cornerstone Terrace or Hoffman Avenue.

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Selwyn Falls Park

Selwyn Falls Park is in the Mill Hill neighborhood of Langford, B.C. The landscaped park has a playground on about a five hundred square meter area. There is a slide and climbing apparatus as well as swings set on a pea gravel base. Cedar hedge trees form part of the fence along the south side of the park. Split cedar fencing forms the perimeter near concrete walkway at the entrance. This is a beautiful place to explore in your backyard.

Geographic location N48° 27’26” W123° 29’ 12”

Selwyn Falls Park can be reached from the Trans Canada Highway also called Hwy1. Turn at Veteran Memorial Parkway/Millstream Road and turn south. Take the first left onto Strandlund Avenue and continue left onto the avenue. Follow the roadway then turn right onto Selwyn Road. Continue along Selwyn Road as it curves southward. Turn left onto Selwyn Falls Drive and continue up the roadway. The park is on the right at 542. There is limited roadside parking in this area. City buses travel along Selwyn Road.

Four Points Sheraton Victoria Gateway Hotel Green Space

A private and wonderful grass covered area lies beside the parking area for the Four Point Sheraton Victoria Gateway Hotel in Langford, B.C. This landscaped green space makes a terrific green space for the hotel and the Florence Lake Millstream neighborhood. While the area is limited for use by patrons of the hotel, the lawn is a great spot to stretch and walk while on a jaunt when visiting this the neighborhood. Citation Green Space, Cavalcade Green Space, Cavalcade Park and Florence Lake Strachan Trail are nearby.

Geographic location N48° 27’29” W123°30’17”

The Four Points Sheraton Victoria Gateway Hotel Green Space can be reached from the Trans Canada Highway also called Hwy1. Turn at the Millstream Road Exit and follow the road to turn westward onto McCallum Road and continue past the Home Depot and Costco stores. The green space is on the left beside the parking area for the hotel.

Nicklaus Park

Nichlaus Park 3

Nicklaus Park is in the Bear Mountain neighborhood of Langford, B.C. Located near the lower slopes of Miniskirt Mountain, Nicklaus Park has a partially fenced play ground and grass covered area. There are two small climbing play structures with slides set on a pea gravel base. There a small plastic slide can be access from a low tower while the higher metal climbing tower is reached by climbing various ladders and poles. Two twirling stems, a rocking pod and blue basin are in the play area as well as a swing set with both a toddler swing and one big kid swing. Benches are placed around the area and up the slope where there is some landscaping. A dirt and gravel trail lead up the steep slopes to the south of this park. The trail connects too Nature’s Gate Park and Rockhampton-Nicklaus Green Space while Rockhampton Park, Hannington Park, Muirfield Park, Deerview Park, Nicklaus Park East and Nicklaus Park West are nearby.

Geographic location N48° 28’21” W123°31’40”

Nicklaus 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 Nicklaus Drive. Turn left onto Nicklaus Drive and look for the parkland part way up the road on the left. There is parking along Nicklaus Drive.

Muirfield Park

Muirfield Park is in the Bear Mountain neighborhood of Langford, BC. The one fifth of a hectare park is landscaped with grass and trees with much of the vegetation around the exposed bedrock left to grow. The park and nearby street refer to one of the oldest golf courses in Scotland, Muirfield, the Honorably Company of Edinburgh Golfers. Jack Nichlaus won his first, of an eventual grand slam, Open Championship hosted at Muirfield. Muirfield Place Green Spare, Hannington Park, Troon Park, Bear Mountain Bike Park, Highland Valley Trail, Skirt Mountain Trail, Canada Cup Trail, Nichlaus Park, Natures Gate Park and Hannington Park are nearby.

Geographic location N48° 28’27” W123°31’28”

Muirfield 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 Nichlaus Drive. Turn left onto Nichlaus Drive then right onto Muirfield Place. The park is near intersection. There is limited parking along Muirfield Place.

Deerview Park

Deerview Park 2

A small forested oasis forms Deerview Park in the Bear Mountain neighborhood of Langford, B.C. With a view point to the southeast, a bench provides a place to rest near the intersection of Spirit Ridge Drive and Deerview Place. The park is partially landscaped with grass and several trees. In behind the bench is a small second growth forest that covers most of the one third of the hectare area that forms the parkland. This park is on a ridge of Miniskirt Mountain near Bear Mountain. Spirit Ridge Park, Quail’s Run Park, Bear Spirit Green Space, Players Park and Nature’ Gate Park are nearby.

Geographic location N48° 28’22” W123°31’20”

Deerview 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 left onto Players Drive then right onto Spirit Ridge Drive. Continue along Spirit Ridge Drive to reach Deerview Place. Turn right onto Deerview Place and look for the park at the corner. There is limited parking along Deerview Place.

Bear Spirit Green Space

Located on the corners of Players Drive, Spirit Ridge Road and BMP in Langford, BC, this green space is the Bear Spirit Green Space. As a large partially landscaped area, the space provides lovely shades of green to greet those who pass by Players Drive and Spirit Ridge Road. A concrete sidewalk follows the lower perimeter of the green space and leads past the shelter for the postal boxes which are near Quail’s Run. The sidewalk continues to up along the northwest side of Spirit Ridge Road. The rest of this green space natural landscape has Douglas fir and cedar trees with salal, ocean spray, nootka rose and Oregon grape shrubs providing limited ground cover over the terrain. Spirit Ridge Park’s west side borders on this green space. Quail’s Run Park, Spirit Ridge Park, Player’s Park, BMP Park, Bishops Gate Park, Skyline Park and Blue Grouse Park are nearby.

Geographic location N48° 28’27” W123°31’05”

Bear Spirit Green Space 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 Player’s Drive. The green space is on the right so turn onto Spirit Ridge Drive to find parking. There is limited parking along BMP, Player’s Drive or Spirit Ridge Road near this green space.