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Neck Point park and Pipers Lagoon Nanaimo

September 17, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

LOCATION: Pipers Cove and  Neck Point Park, 1055 Morningside Dr., Nanaimo – September 17, 2017

COSTS: none

 WASHROOMS:  There should be an outside washroom.

WALKING CONDITIONS:   There are walking trails along the beach and through the forest.

WHEEL CHAIR ACCESSIBLE:  It is partially wheel chair accessible

 DIRECTIONS:  From Island Savings Centre Library, turn left on James Rd to Island Highway.  Turn left onto the Island Highway and follow until you reach the Nanaimo By-Pass.  Take the Nanaimo By Pass and continue driving until your reach the Aulds Road exit.  Take the Aulds Road exit.  Once you are past Woodgrove mall Aulds Road turns into Hammond Bay Rd.  Continue on Hammond Bay Road until you reach Morningside Drive.   Turn left on Morningside Drive and go to the end of the road which is the parking lot for Neck Point Park.

Time: For carpooling, one can meet at the Island Savings Library for 0900 for departure at 9:10am or meet at the Neck Pt. Park in Nanaimo at 1000.

CAUTIONS: travel off path is not advised.  Keep your car locked and empty, as cars have been broken into.

PHOTO OPPORTUNITIES:  birds, marsh, nature, beaches, ocean front landscape, long exposure.  Shack Island and Pipers Cove are nearby for additional photo ops.

POST TRIP REVIEW (COFFEE):  Simonholt Restaurant


September 17, 2017
10:00 am - 2:00 pm