Outdoors Club

The Swiss Outdoors Club is an integral Section of the Swiss Society of Vancouver, BC. It promotes friendship, fitness and fun. The Club organizes monthly outings (hikes, bike trips, ski tours, picnics etc.). The Club operates, on behalf of the Swiss Society of Vancouver, a ski cabin at Glacier Springs, Washington (near Mt. Baker). The cabin with a capacity of 25 person can be rented and is a short drive away from many excellent ski runs and hiking trails.

The Outdoors Club is open to all Swiss and their friends in the region. However, in order to become a voting member of the Outdoors Club, membership in the Swiss Society of Vancouver is prerequisite.

Club Membership Fees:
Single: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $12 per year
Family: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $18 per year

Membership fees can be paid directly to the Outdoors Club Membership Chairperson Susanne Wilson (604-888-6949) or sent to the PO box.

Swiss Society of Vancouver
PO Box 32021 Walnut Grove
Langley, BC
V1M 2M3

Club Program:

2015
January 10-11: Ski weekend at cabin
January 28: AGM at Edmonds Community Center 7 pm
February 07-09: Family ski long week end at Cabin
March 22-27: Sun Peaks
March 14-15: Ski week end at cabin
April 25: Burns Bog Delta interpretive Walk
May 16: Burnaby lake
June 06-07: Cabin Spring clean up
June 06: Executive meeting at cabin
July 11: Whistler flats bike tour
August 15-16: Cabin Weekend: Hike Church Mountain
September 12-13: Pick nick and hike
October 10: Hike Whyte Lake above Horseshoe Bay
October 25: Metzgete and Minnekahda hike
November 7: Reifel Bird Sanctuary
November ?: Jass Tournament, date to be determined
November 21: Executive meeting and dinner (Saturday)
December 20: Waldweihnacht
December 31 to January 03: Cabin new Years long week end

2016
January 09-10: Ski week end at cabin
January 27: AGM