Twelve of us walked about 6 Km today down beyond the end of Briarwood Road. We turned around at a point where we would not have an extremely long walk back to the cars. Map and photos below. -- DeNNis.
|We parked near the beginning of Briarwood Rd (left) and proceeded down the trail beyond, to the point shown at the top right of the map, then returned via Briarwood Crescent.|
|Of course we had to check out the clear cut before we|
left the Legion.
|Once we got onto Briarwood we|
were being watched. Got
the shot too late to get the
|Checked out Briarwood Park on the way.|
|Very little water in the creek.|
|These guys took over the watch further down Briarwood.|
|A unique mail box.|
|A woodpecker with a red head (??)|
|The trail through the forest begins.|
|Over an elevated bridge --|
|-- as there is lots of water in this area.|
|Obviously there have been lots of "Busy|
Beavers" in this area.
|Up a few short stairways.|
|The decision is made to turn back at this point or we will|
have a very long walk back to the cars.
|There is some very tall|
grass in places here.
|Back across the bridge.|
|Some of Mother Natures art work.|
|A retro mail box.|
|Don checks out a concrete penguin(?)|
|More deer in the neighborhood.|
|Coffee at the Shawnigan Coffee House.|
|Some new art work up on the walls.|
|Not this guy.|
|But this one.|