Juan de Fuca Community Trails Society JdF Trails

About Us
The Juan de Fuca Community Trails Society is a coalition of hikers, cyclists and equestrians working to create and promote a legacy of community trails in the District of Sooke and the Juan de Fuca Electoral Area.

  • 2023 Annual General Meeting (AGM)
    Our 2023 AGM is being held on May 3, 2023, from 7-9 pm at the Juan de Fuca Services Building, #3-7450 Butler Rd in Otter Point. Our speaker is Frankie Iwachow, an Environmental Technician & Land Manager for The Land Conservancy of B.C (TLC).  Read more  April 2023
  • A History of the Accomplishments of the JdF Community Trails Society
    A list of some of the accomplishments of the JdF Community Trails Society between 2005-2023 is available on our News page.  Read more  April 2023
  • The Coldest Night of the Year - Sooke 2023
    We want you on our Team! Please join us on February 25, 2023. The Coldest Night of the Year (CNOY) is a Canada-wide fundraising walk that supports local community organizations who provide essential care and services for people experiencing homelessness, hurt, and hunger. Juan de Fuca Community Trails Society is building a Team of walkers, donors and sponsors to raise funds for the Sooke Shelter Society. Please join our team and bolster our collective contribution to the Sooke Community.  Read more  January 2023
  • Admiral's Forest Community Park a reality!
    The Juan de Fuca Community Trails Society spearheaded the acquisition of the Admiral's Forest Community Park through a letter writing and fundraising campaign backed by The Land Conservancy of BC (TLC).  Read more  November 2022
  • The Admiral's Forest
    A new 58-acre community park in Otter Point is almost a reality but we need your help. This new park, informally called the Admiral's Forest, is part of a wildlife corridor from the hills to the ocean and will be an ideal place for the community to enjoy nature. It already has a number of trails ideal for walking and horse riding.  Read more  May 2022
  • Semi-Urban Trail Development on Vancouver Island
    The Otter Point district near Sooke on Vancouver Island is one of the many areas in British Columbia where any notion of backcountry, is fast being swallowed up by development.  Read more  October 2020
  • Sooke Urban Trails
    The Juan de Fuca Community Trails Society has been working with the District of Sooke to develop and sign an Urban Trail System. These trails make use of existing Sooke parks, trails and sidewalks as much as possible.  Read more  March 2020
  • Ticks and Lyme's disease
    The Juan de Fuca Community Trails ur Hikers have been experiencing a lot of tick activity lately and have wondered what is the best way to deal with one if it gets far enough to latch on. Ev and her doctor handled it the best way possible. Our thanks to Ev who has shared her experience.  Read more  January 2019
Upcoming Events

For the latest information on upcoming events, please see our Facebook Group page.