SANCTION: PT 155
START POINT: Thompson Community Centre, 5151 Granville Ave V7C 1E6
DISTANCES: 5, 10,11k RATING: 1B
REGISTRATION: Daily: 08:00 – 20:00; Holiday: check with Centre 604-921-2100
DIRECTIONS: By car: Start Point is 1 long block west of No 2 Rd. From Hwy #99: take Westminster Hwy westbound; Left on Garden City Rd; Right on Granville Ave, passing No. 2 Rd; Right on Lynas Lane; Left into the parking lot. By transit: Take Canada Line to Richmond – Brighouse Station, take bus #406 (Steveston), stop at Granville Ave & Lynas Lane, walk 3 mins (150m) to Start Point.
INFORMATION: Ask staff for Walk Box (under back counter). There are four routes.
- Terra Nova Rural Park 5k, 10k: Route goes through residential areas & along dykes in NW corner of Richmond.
- YVR South Terminal & Dykes 11k: Route goes east over the No. 2 Rd. Bridge, along the dyke to the Coast Guard Station & YVR South Terminal.
- West Dyke & Railway Greenway 11k: Route goes west along Middle Arm Dyke, then south along West Dyke, and returns via the Railway Greenway.
- Burkeville 10k: Explore Flight Path Park located near the secluded historical village of Burkeville, which has an aeronautical theme (most of the streets are named after airplane manufacturers).