Bus Trips

For the latest schedule and to register, please visit the City of Coquitlam registration page.


Goat Yoga at Maan Farms: March 4, 2023  $115.00

Enjoy a spectacular afternoon at Maan Farms savoring a delicious bowl of curry, sipping a tasty glass of wine or lemonade after participating in Yoga with baby goats!
Leave Glen Pine at 9:15 a.m. Estimated return at 3:15 p.m.
Leave Dogwood at 9:30 a.m. Estimated return at 3 p.m.
Activity level: Moderate
• 45min Yoga Class with Goats
• 1 Glass of Award Winning Fruit Wine or Lemonade
• 1 Curry Bowl (Butter Chicken or Chickpea Curry)
• 1 Mama Maan’s Famous Samosa
Limited Yoga equipment is available at Maan farms, participants are encouraged to bring their own mats. It is also suggested that participants dress in layers. Chairs will be available for those with mobility issues.


Queen of Peace Monastery: March 21, 2023  $119.00

This Dominican Nun’s Monastery is located at the base of Cloudburst Mountain in the Squamish Valley. Meet Sister Claire, witness the sisters singing their morning hymns and visit the monastery’s chapel and unique gift shop. Enjoy a walk on the Squamish River and lunch at the Squamish Valley Golf Club.
Leave Glen Pine at 8:15 a.m. Estimated return at 5:15 p.m.
Leave Dogwood at 8:30 a.m. Estimated return at 5 p.m.
Activity Level: Easy Level
Queen of Peace Monastery Tour
• Dominican Nun’s Daily Singing
• Squamish River Walk
• Lunch Squamish Valley Golf Club
This is an ENJOY the Journey all-inclusive trip.


Fantastico Italiano! March 30, 2023  $129.00

The definitive Italian experience starts in Little Italy with a brief history and Italiancoffee. Enjoy an authentic Italian lunch at Arriva Ristorante on Commercial Drive, a sweet treat and shopping time at Bosa Foods. Finish at the Italian Cultural Centre for indoor group bocce fun and access to the museum art gallery.
Leave Glen Pine at 8:45 a.m. Estimated return at 5 p.m.
Leave Dogwood at 9 a.m. Estimated return at 4:45 p.m.
Activity Level: Easy
Little Italy Coffee
• Arriva Ristorante Lunch
• Italian Cultural Centre
• Bocce playing or watching
• Bosa Foods Sweet Treat
This is an ENJOY the Journey all-inclusive trip.


Skagit Valley Tulip Festival (USA): April 12, 2023  $119.00

Every spring the Skagit valley area comes alive with a blaze of colour. Tip toe through the tulips at Roozengarde in Mt Vernon and visit the charming seaside town of La Conner for lunch and exploration.
Leave Glen Pine at 8:00 a.m. Estimated return at 5:30 p.m.
Leave Dogwood at 8:15 a.m. Estimated return at 5:15 p.m.
Activity Level: Easy *Must have passport/travel documentation, Vaccination status and insurance documents for USA Travel*
• Admission to Roozengarde show gardens
• Roozengarde tulip field walk
• Lunch Waterfront Cafe, La Conner
• La Conner, free time
This is an ENJOY the Journey all-inclusive trip.


Secret Cove – Sunshine Coast: April 19, 2023  $139.00

Explore the Sunshine Coast aka the “Best Place on Earth”! Visit Davis Bay, an Ancient Forest and 5-star Rockwater Secret Cove Resort for lunch.
Leave Glen Pine at 7:30 a.m. Estimated return at 7:15 p.m.
Leave Dogwood at 7:45 a.m. Estimated return at 7 p.m.
Activity Level: Easy
• Lunch Rockwater Secret Cove Resort
• Boardwalk Rockwater Secret Cove Resort
• Hidden Groves, Davis Bay, Gibson’s Landing
• All ferry fees for 65+ *Additional $10 ferry fee for 64 years and under*
This is an ENJOY the Journey all-inclusive trip.


West Vancouver Trestle Bridge: May 19, 2023  $119.00

Visit the newly opened West Vancouver Trestle Bridge, with its sweeping views of the city and mountains. Enjoy an easy forest walk in beautiful Lighthouse Park with ocean views. Spend time in Horseshoe Bay. Lunch is served on Cypress Mountain. A day out to explore the special places of West Vancouver.
Leave Glen Pine at 8:45 a.m. Estimated return at 5:30 p.m.
Leave Dogwood at 9 a.m. Estimated return at 5:15 p.m.
Activity Level: Moderate
• West Van Trestle Bridge
• Whytecliff Park
• Horseshoe Bay
• Lunch Cypress Mountain
• Lighthouse Park
This is an ENJOY the Journey all-inclusive trip.


Victoria’s Secret Garden: May 30, 2023  $169.00

A call to all gardening enthusiasts. Join us in visiting three of Vancouver island’s lesser-known gardens. This tour will get your green fingers twitching!
Leave Glen Pine at 7 a.m. Estimated return at 7:45 p.m.
Leave Dogwood at 7:15 a.m. Estimated return at 7:30 p.m.
Activity Level: Easy
• Gardens at Government House
• Abkhazi Gardens + Afternoon Tea lunch
• HCP Tour with Master Gardener
• All ferry fees for 65+ *Additional $36 ferry fee for 64 years and under*
This is an ENJOY the Journey all-inclusive trip.


Chuckanut Bay Crab Cruise (USA): June 16, 2023  $119.00

Join San Juan Cruises for a cruise around Chuckanut Bay while dining on Northwest’s finest Dungeness crab. Before the cruise tour the scenic Chuckanut Drive with viewpoint stops including Cove Road inlet.
Leave Glen Pine at 2:45 p.m. Estimated return at 10:45 p.m.
Leave Dogwood at 3 p.m. Estimated return at 10:30 p.m.
Activity Level: Easy *Must have passport/travel documentation, Vaccination status and insurance documents for USA Travel*
• 2.5 Hour Chuckanut Bay Cruise
• Northwest Dungeness Crab Dinner
• Chuckanut Drive Tour
This is an ENJOY the Journey all-inclusive trip.


Malahat Skywalk: June 29, 2023  $149.00

Experience the ultimate natural high at Vancouver Island’s newest attraction! Malahat SkyWalk is an accessible 600m tree walk through a beautiful arbutus forest leading to a spectacular sightseeing lookout.
Activity Level: Moderate
Leave Glen Pine at 7 a.m. Estimated return at 7:45 p.m.
Leave Dogwood at 7:15 a.m. Estimated return at 7:30 p.m.
Activity Level: Moderate
• Malahat Skywalk
• Jack’s Place Lunch • Forest Walk
• All ferry fees for 65+ *Additional $36 ferry fee for 64 years and under*
This is an ENJOY the Journey all-inclusive trip.


Register for these trips on the City of Coquitlam Recreation Registration site.

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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 license).
» 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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