Poker Car Rally

Date: Saturday, August 25th, 2018
Starting time: 9:00 am
Meeting point: North Vancouver – To be defined

Minimum of 12 cars required to run the rally.

*Confirm your attendance before August 12th, 2018

We are bringing back the Car Rally from the 80’s!
Enjoy last days of the kid’s summer vacations and go for a drive.

Family oriented, several stops (Vancouver, Burnaby, Coquitlam, Mission, Harrison Hot Springs) where you will receive a card for poker and the chance for kids to answer a Quiz, at the end of the day we will meet at a restaurant for dinner and give away prizes!

All participants confirmed will receive detailed information about the event.

First Ski Weekend of 2014!

This coming weekend come and start playing in the snow at our cabin in Glacier Springs, WA. We look forward to seeing you for some fun in the snow!

When: 11 – 12 January 2014

Where: Swiss Outdoors Club cabin 7552 Canyon View Drive Glacier Springs, WA.

Please register with Deborah via: or Call 604-532-8195

Non-members of the Swiss Society will need to cover with $25 dollars plus need to sign a waiver form at time of booking.

New Year’s Eve Party

The Swiss Outdoors club will have the cabin warm and cozy for the 2013 year end.

When: 30 December 2013 to 01 January 2014
Where: at our Cabin: 7552 Canyon View drive Glacier Springs WA.

Come and enjoy your favorite winter sports at the Mount Baker ski area and some warm fellowship at the Swiss Outdoors Club’s cabin.

We will have a cheese fondue for the New Years Eve party.
Please bring a pouch of fondue mix and all your bedding and stay over to 2014.
We will be glad to have you.

Space is limited so please book early.

Contact: Deborah Zurbuchen-Jonker at: or giver her a call at 604-532-8195

Mary Christmas and a Happy New Year 2014 !!!

Jacques Goldschmidt
Swiss Outdoors Club

Spaziergang in Pacific Spirit Park (UBC Forest )

Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013 , 11 am – 3 pm .

Route: from Jericho Park, westwards along the ocean to Spanish Banks, then through UBC Forest up to UBC Golf Club, south to 16th Ave, and then south-east to Camosun Bog . Return through pleasant residential areas down to Jericho Beach (see maps ).
Distance: 12 km | Duration: 4 hours
Level of difficulty: medium (very little climbing; mostly flat forest trails ). At various points of hike, tired hikers can exit via public transit.

Meeting Time: 11 am, Saturday, Nov. 2nd , 2013

Meeting Place: Parking lot opposite Jericho Beach concession building in Point Grey area, at most westerly end point of Point Grey Road ( 4 blocks west of Alma Str. Vancouver ). Parking is free.

Equipment: wear good, water-tight walking shoes; bring rain protection, umbrella.
Lunch: bring your own lunch; no restaurants en route.

Cancellation: only if weather is very lousy, we’ll cancel.

Reserve with your trip leader:
Joe Mueller: Tel # 604 732 6213

Metzgete dinner at the Rifle Range

A Sunday afternoon walk is planned for October 27 2013.

We meet at the Quarry Road parking lot (see map Minnmap) at 2 pm and spend time in Minnekada park before going on to the SCMR club house for the traditional “Metzgete”. Those not interested in the walk will meet at the chalet before 5 pm for the dinner.

Please register your participation for walk and/or Dinner with Fritz Graf by mail to or phone 604 322 5434 before Oct 20 so we know how many sausages are needed and how many alternate meals are requested.