walk start and finish for all walks will be at the Greek Community
Centre at 4648 Elk Lake Drive, Saanich, Victoria. It is located
about 10 kilometres from downtown Victoria.
parking is available at the Centre.
- Click here for details on bus
transportation to the Centre.
walks are non-competitive.
walks cost $2 per person per walk
Maps: Walkers will be provided with detailed maps and directions at the festival.
- The group start on Friday will be at 4 pm for the 6 and 10 km Broadmead Trails walks.
and Sunday walks will have an optional 10 am group
start; walkers may also choose to walk at a different
are allowed on all walks but they must be kept on a leash and are not
allowed in the Greek Community Centre. On two walks there are areas
where dogs are not allowed but there are alternative routes to avoid those
- Lots of door prizes will be available throughout the Festival.
Pins and Certificates
will offer a new Phoenix Festival 2017 souvenir pin for sale.
are very grateful to Walking Adventures International for their support
of the Phoenix Festival. WAI is an official sponsor of the Canadian
Volkssport Federation. Travel to over 60 destinations on 7 continents.
Offering walking tours as a great way to connect with the world since
- Certificates will be given to those who finish the 42 km walk.
- No other awards or
certificates will be available although all walkers can receive a Volkssport stamp for distance covered and events.
The Running Room at Broadmead Village, 777 Royal Oak Drive, V8X 4V1 is offering great discounts to registered walkers. ONE DAY ONLY -
Saturday, April 22 from 9:30 am to 6:00 pm.
Adventure Clothing will have a display table at the Festival on Friday, Saturday &