We are hiring!

Adventure Guru’s Wanted Is your happy place somewhere among the trees, river banks or high in the alpine?  Are you the go-to adventure guru amongst your friend group?  Mt. Waddington’s Outdoors is looking for a member to join our team at the shop to inspire and light the fires of adventure for the people who […]

Tales From the Trails

When Sam first asked if I would be interested in being a trail running ambassador for Mt. Waddington’s I remember trying to explain to him that this was a bit of a stretch. I certainly wasn’t the fastest trail runner who was winning races on a regular basis and there were certainly trail runners out […]

Chilliwack River Valley Trails Day

We invite you to join us at the official ribbon cutting ceremony that will celebrate a year of progress and revitalization, as well as unveil the new Chilliwack River Valley interpretive signage and information kiosk. 2015 was a great year for trails in the Chilliwack River Valley! A tireless trail crew was hard at work […]

2015 Around the Lake Give’ R Take 30

Race Day for the Around The Lake Give R Take 30 last weekend dawned with the promise of sunshine as the volunteers scurried about setting everything up for the big event.  As with all races, excitement was in the air as the runners prepared with their rituals and nervous chatter filled the air.  This year […]

July Trail & Community Updates!

Can you believe that July is nearly over? Neither can we! Things have been busy in Chilliwack’s great outdoors and we’re here to keep you up to date on what’s been happening. First and foremost, volunteers with the Chilliwack Park Society completed two trail building days this month and have nearly finished up the beginner […]

Grab a shovel and a friend, it’s trail building time!

Volunteers were hard at work in the Chilliwack Community Forest Friday evening completing another 200 meters of trail, nice work guys! If you weren’t able to make it out Friday evening your next chance is Sunday, July 19. This is the last big push to get the trail complete so grab a shovel, tell a […]

Chilliwack Community Forest Trail Days

You’ve probably heard all the buzz about the Chilliwack Community Forest. And if not, here’s your chance to get involved. The Chilliwack Park Society has been hard at work on the Chilliwack Community Forest. Located on the eastern hillside, two trails will be installed: one a 2.5 km loop and the other a longer 7 […]

Chilliwack is Leading the Way for B

Many people are unaware of the sheer scope and size of the vast Chilliwack Forest District. It stretches north from the US border out to the coast and into the Gulf Islands, to the north end of Harrison Lake and all the way to Manning Park. This district is large, and so is the mandate to provide high-value […]

Is Flying on Your Bucket List?

If human free flight is on your bucket list than Chilliwack is the place for you! Well perhaps this place can’t offer you true free flight, but arguably the closest thing to it, Paragliding. Many people who have lived in Chilliwack and Her surrounds for a while have probably looked up towards Mt. Cheam on […]

The Vedder River Greenway

This past Tuesday March 18th, Chilliwack City Council received a presentation from the Fraser Valley Watersheds Coalition in conjunction with the City Parks and Recreation Department. They were speaking about the “Vedder River Greenway”, the riparian area along both shores of the Vedder River, and the work being done in this area to further its […]