June – August Bus Trips
Indian Arm Lunch Cruise: June 11, 2022 $159.00 (Full – Waitlist available)
Board the MV Harbour Princess and cruise the calm inland waters of Burrard Inlet and Indian Arm: a dramatic glacial fjord. Stroll the deck, indulge in a freshly prepared buffet, and take in the beautiful sights. Activity Level: Easy. Provided by Enjoy the Journey. Leave Glen Pine at 9:15 a.m. Estimated return at 4:30 p.m. Leave Dogwood at 9:30 a.m. Estimated return at 4:15 p.m. – Proof of vaccination required – Enjoy The Journey follows all Covid Provincial Health Orders in place.
Westminster Abbey: July 15, 2022 $119.00
Westminster Abbey is a beautiful, peaceful place with magnificent architecture and stunning stained glass. Take this opportunity to see the monks unique way of life and hear the midday prayer Lunch included at Blackberry Kitchen and an escorted walk at Rolley Lake. Activity Level: Easy. Provided by Enjoy the Journey. Leave Glen Pine at 8:45 a.m. Estimated return at 4:30 p.m. Leave Dogwood at 9:00 a.m. Estimated return at 4:15 p.m. – Proof of vaccination required – Enjoy The Journey follows all Covid-19 Provincial Health Orders in place.
Butchart Gardens High Tea: August 11, 2022 $159.00
A beautiful, colorful garden with an interesting history and over 1000 varieties of plants. Browse the different gardens at your leisure and then enjoy an afternoon tea lunch. Don’t forget to save time for the gift shop! Trip includes Admission to Butchart Gardens, Afternoon Tea Lunch and Sidney Waterfront drive.*Additional $20 ferry fee for 64 years and under* Activity Level: Easy. Provided by Enjoy the Journey. Leave Glen Pine at 8:15 a.m. Estimated return at 7:45 p.m. Leave Dogwood at 8:30 a.m. Estimated return at 7:30 p.m. – Proof of vaccination required – Enjoy The Journey follows all Covid-19 Provincial Health Orders in place
North Pender Island: August 31, 2022 $149.00
Leave Glen Pine at 8 a.m. Estimated return at 8:15 p.m. Leave Dogwood at 8:30 a.m. Estimated return at 8 p.m. *Please bring Additional $20 ferry fee for 64 years and under* Easy Level Trip Includes: • Museum admission • Lunch at Hub at Hope Bay • Wine tasting at Sea Star Vineyards – Proof of vaccination required – Enjoy The Journey follows all Covid Provincial Health Orders in place Refund Policy: Full refund shall be issued if the request is made 5 days in advance of the bus trip. No refund under 5 days. As many trips are prepaid, we need ample time to find a replacement for last minute cancellations.
Register for these trips on the City of Coquitlam Recreation Registration site.
BUS TRIP ADVICE
Arrive 15 minutes prior to departure. The bus will not wait for any late-comers.
• Return times are approximate.
• Dress appropriately for the weather and trip.
• When you register, inform the front desk if you need to bring a wheelchair or a walker. We require a minimum two week notification to arrange wheelchair transportation.
• The walker/wheelchair must be very compact and portable. If an attendant is required, this person must register as a participant and pay full fare as bus trip volunteers cannot assist with lifting or pushing wheelchairs.
• Trips are non-transferable. If you are unable to make the trip, please notify the front desk to confirm alternative arrangements.
• Please take note of Glen Pine Extended Parking requirements.
• For trips to the USA:
» Bring your valid travel documentation (passport, enhanced drivers licence).
» It is your responsibility to buy extra medical insurance.
» Be aware that laws prohibit some merchandise from being brought back across the border.
NOTE: Bus trip pick up spots are at Dogwood and Glen Pine (Spirit Square on Burlington Drive across from City Hall, meet in the Hub when Glen Pine is open). These are the only designated stops or pick ups. Prices include school bus transportation unless otherwise stated.
REFUND POLICY: Full refund shall be issued if the request is made five days in advance of the bus trip.
No refund under five days. If a bus trip is full, place your name on the wait list. There is a strong possibility that another bus can be booked or another day planned. For theatre performances, we try our best to have you sit with whom you wish but there is no guarantee. We do our best to make the trip accessible and accommodate participation.
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