Latest Press

New logoThe latest press from around the world about the Vancouver Island Trail:

August 26, 2018 – Isabel Glover has become the first person known to hike the entire Vancouver Island Trail.– Times Colonist

August 21, 2018 – Victoria woman set to become an Island trailblazer– Times Colonist

May 26, 2018 – Interview with President Ken Milbrath on CFAX Radio- Part 1 – Interview starts at 10:20 minute mark

April 7, 2018 – Locked-out-of-the-Woods  – VI Free Daily

May 1, 2017 – Hikers donate $20K for Island ‘Spine’ Trail – Cowichan Valley Citizen

April 18, 2017 – Media Advisory: Spine Trail Funding Announcement – Outdoor Club of Victoria

April 6, 2017 – Spine Trail considers link with McLean Mill Trail – Alberni Valley News

March 3, 2017 – Editorial: Unlock access to wilderness   – Times Colonist


December 2016 – Member Conceives Vancouver Island Spine Trail  – Alpine Club of Canada Gazette

July 31, 2016 – Explore Magazine: 4 Awesome Outdoorsy Things We Discovered on the Internet This Week

July 14, 2016 – Forest companies should work with trail groups – Times Colonist

July 1, 2016 – InFocus Magazine: Exploring the Spine – InFocus Magazine

June 25, 2016 – Second-growth logging beneficial, sustainable – Times Colonist

June 13, 2016 – Times Colonist: Spectacular Island trail’s potential blocked by property disputes – Times Colonist

June 11, 2016 – Canada.com: Backcountry backlash: Public access to B.C.’s wilderness runs into roadblocks

June 2, 2016 – Get Out There Magazine: The Vancouver Island Spine Trail – Get Out There Magazine

June 1, 2016 – The Vancouver Island Spine Trail  – Business Gazette, Courtenay

January 2015 – Vancouver Island Pilgrimage Trail – Green BC Communities