McCallum Road Green Space

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McCallum Road Green Space is along the emergency access road between Selwyn Road and McCallum Road in Langford, B.C. The green space has a paved roadway with large rocks forming walls that support the road as it curves up the slope to the homes in High Park Estates. Big leaf maple and cedar trees provide limited shade to the landscaped ground cover. The unique yellow diamond shaped barrier marks the roadway along Selwyn Road. McCallum Road Park, Selwyn Trail, Selwyn Park, Millstream Creek Trail and Ecole Millstream Elementary School Green Space are nearby.

Geographic location N48° 27’56” W123°29’47”

McCallum Road Green Space can be reached from the Trans Canada Highway also called Hwy1. Turn at Millstream Road and continue to the log house pub and turn right onto Treanor Avenue. Turn right onto Selwyn Road and continue to near the end of the road. The paved roadway has diamond shaped barriers on both ends. City buses travel along Treanor Avenue.

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Hansen Park

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Hansen Park is a small wetland area in the Thetis Heights neighborhood of Langford, B.C. The western side of the park has steep slopes while a small shallow aerated lake, Hansen Lake, takes up most of the area in the park. Most of the park is bordered by private homes. Tall western red cedar trees provide shade over the park. A gravel footpath circles the lake, two hundred and fifty meters around, and connects to Rockcliffe Place, about one hundred and thirty meters from Hansen Avenue. The pathway is frequented by dog walkers and pedestrians. At about half a hectare in size this park is a great place to explore in your backyard. There are several benches in the park. Waterfowl and other animals enjoy the natural areas of the park. Rose bushes, cedar trees, cedar hedges, big leaf maple, alder, oceanspray, salal and ferns cover much of the land areas while sedges, grasses, spirea, and willows are found along the shoreline of the lake. Carmanah Place Green Space, Sunkist Park, Thetis Lake Park, Gourman Park, Millstream Creek Trail, Bellamy Park TCH, Tacon Park and Selwyn Trail are nearby.

Geographic location N48° 27’49” W123°29’15”

Hansen Park can be reached from the Trans Canada Highway also called Hwy1. Turn at Millstream Road and continue to the log house pub and turn right onto Treanor Avenue and turn right on to Bellamy Road. Then right again onto Hansen Avenue and look for the park on the left near home 482. There is parking near the lake. City buses travel along Treanor Avenue.

Carmanah Place Green Space

Carmanah Place GS 2

Carmanah Place Green Space is a narrow linear area that is about ninety meters long in the Thetis Heights neighborhood of Langford, B.C. There is a gravel pathway that runs the length of the green space which connects Carmanah Place to Phelps Avenue. The route is lined by chain link fencing and grass. This pathway across from the trail to Thetis Lake Park on Phelps Road. Thetis Lake Park, Hansen Park and Gourman Park are nearby.

Geographic location N48° 27’ 60” W123°29’13” at Carmanah Place

Carmanah Place Green Space can be reached from the Trans Canada Highway also called Hwy1. Turn at Millstream Road and continue to the log house pub and turn right onto Treanor Avenue and continue along the road to turn left onto Carmanah Place. The trail access is between 209 and 210 in the cul-de-sac and between homes 495 and 491 along Phelps Ave. There is limited parking along Carmanah Place and even less along Phelps Road. City buses travel along Treanor Avenue.