Spot the early signs of spring while hiking

CRD guided hike for those five years of age and up

The Capital Regional District is inviting anyone five years of age and older to join a regional parks naturalist on a walk down to the beach at Witty’s Lagoon Regional Park in Metchosin.

Look for birds, plants and other early signs of spring along the way, all while learning more about what you see. This guided hike is free and goes on Sunday, Feb. 21 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Meet at the Nature Centre off Metchosin Road.

Organizers are warning participants to wear sturdy shoes and dress for the weather because the hike will go rain or shine. For more information call 250- 478-3344 or go to and click on the events tab.

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