The Sunshine Coast Community Forest has provided a closure notes for the West Sechelt Desoto Trail. On behalf of Sunshine Coast Community Forest Ltd., we are providing notice to all trail users recreating around the Phare Lake area, that we will be commencing harvesting operations in the vicinity of the […]

Notice of Trail Closure of Desoto Trail


It has been a tricky year for gatherings and meetings, but a great year for getting outdoors. The trails have been busy and it is thanks to all of you volunteers who continue to steward the trail system so trails remain accessible and safe. Please don’t forget to record your […]

President’s Report 2020


Big thanks to the Community Forest for sponsoring Mark Wood’s Trail Holistics Level I The Foundation course. It was attended by a wide group of Trail Society member groups Hikers Moto Mountain Bikers Equestrian We built an uphill ride around on Frogger (a Community Forest trail).

Trail Course



SCTS has worked with BC Timber Sales to have some improvements made to the increasingly busy B&K parking area. The work was funded by BC Timber Sales and done by the local highways contractor (Capilano Highways).

B&K Parking Improvments


Sunshine Coast Trails Society AGM When 7:00 pm, Monday November 2, 2020 via ZOOM (zoom invitation to follow) A reminder to join us for the Annual General Meeting of the Sunshine Coast Trails Society.  This will include a conversation with our new Rec Officer, Luke Clark.   Following will be AGM […]

2020 AGM


Some good advice from SORCA Ride/recreate alone (and tell someone where you are) or with people you live with. Keep at least 2 meters (6 feet) distance AT ALL-TIMES from anyone outside household. This includes driving separately to the trail-head if needed. If riding with a friend, ask If they […]

Stay Safe




Prepared by Robert Allen. When around the Wormy Lake Karst, Peter Hews is in his element, or to pardon the pun, elements – calcium, copper, iron, etc.  Peter is a semi-retired geologist and a member of the Sunshine Coast Natural History Society and has given a few presentations at the […]

Wormy Lake Karst


BC Timber Sales (BCTS) has updated their five year plan which is available online and available for comment through April 17th. The BCTS plan site can be found here: https://www.for.gov.bc.ca/BCTS/areas/TCH/FSP-DSC-IS-3-2018.htm We have projected the cut block plans onto a base map that contains, at least some of our local trails. This view […]

BC Timber Sales 2018 – 2022 Operating Plan



On New Years day, railway enthusiasts Peter Hews and John Clyde installed the new interpretive sign Loco-Motive Trail – Ties to the Past. A big thank you goes out to Dave Lasser from the Community Forest for sponsoring the sign and Rand Rudland from the Sargeant Bay Society for sign […]

Loco-Motive Trail Sign