As part of the celebration of Canada’s 150th birthday in 2017 the Vancouver Island Section of the Alpine Club of Canada set the following goal:

Could we collectively climb 150 Vancouver Island peaks and hills in one year, and record our summits online?

And what a great goal! The Vancouver Island Section participants managed to summit 208 peaks and hills in 2017!

A peak or hill eligible for inclusion was any Vancouver Island or Gulf Islands peak that is:

How did we do?

Climbers (with the help of Mary Sanseverino) or with Google accounts uploaded summit photos to the following shared Google Photos space:

We encourage you to take a look!

Our ACC-VI Vancouver Island 150 map

Click the small “Arrow in Screen” icon on the upper left of the map to see peak details. The “[ ]” icon on the right enlarges the map to full screen. If you have any questions/comments please get in touch: Mary Sanseverino – .