Gannet Court Green Space

This post is updated here.

http://walksinyourbackyard.com/2019/07/09/garnet-court-green-space

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Burnside Road Green Space

Burnside Road GS to Meadow Park Lane Meadow Park Lane Catalps tree 2

A gravel footpath along Burnside Road West from Meadow Park Lane to the school grounds provides a walkway for school children, parents and other pedestrians. This one hundred and eighty meter pathway connects along Meadow Park Lane to make a circular stroll that passes through Aldersmith Park and Eagle View Elementary School Green Space. The pathway is under the boughs of Douglas fir and Garry oak trees and is bordered by the roadway and narrow grasslands. There are also a couple of wildlife trees, perhaps used by woodpeckers and squirrels. A small grove of catalpa trees with long slender bean pods are found along Meadow Park Lane. Several parks and green spaces are nearby such as Watkiss Way Park and Stoneridge Wetland Park.

 

Geographic location N48° 28’ 5” W123° 26’ 37”

 

Burnside Road Green Space can be reached from the Trans Canada Highway also known as Hwy1. Take the Helmcken Road exit to the Burnside Road West intersection and turn left onto Burnside Road West. Continue to Meadow Park Lane and turn left into the residential area. The foot path can be accessed from the corner of Meadow Park Land and Burnside Road West. There is limited roadside parking. City buses travel to the hospital using Watkiss Way.

Bernard Park

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http://walksinyourbackyard.com/2019/04/06/bernard-park

Newton Street Green Space

The road right of way of Newton Street is a linear green space that connects to Shelbourne Street Green Space. The concrete pathway leads between 2733 and 2751 Shelbourne Street and is shaded by hedge trees from the home and apartment complex that borders the footpath. The Spirit Garden is a few houses eastward along Newton Street. Oaklands Park is across Shelbourne Street as its David Spencer Park and Oaklands Greenway Loop.

Geographic coordinates N48° 26′ 20″ W123° 20′

Newton Street Green Space can be reached from Blanchard Street. Turn east onto Bay Street and continue to Shelbourne Street. Turn left onto Shelbourne Street and look for the discrete pathway between the private home and the large apartment building just past King Street. There is limited roadside parking on Shelbourne Street. City buses travel along both Shelbourne Street and Richmond Road.