New VITIS Grants Awarded
Published Thu, Feb 27th, 2014
The success our our books has allowed us to provide grants to three Vancouver Island organizations.
GPS Information Wanted
Published Tue, Feb 25th, 2014
We would like to receive GPS information for any of the hikes in our books and publish it in the Updates section of our website.
Readers Provide Valuable Feedback
Published Mon, Feb 24th, 2014
We want to hear from our readers to help us with our next books - and there is a reward.
VITIS Founder Dies
Published Fri, Jul 26th, 2013
Jane Waddell Renaud, who was the founding president of the Vancouver Island Trails Information Society, passed away in July 2013.
VITIS Scholarship and Bursaries Program Extended by Three Years
Published Fri, Mar 29th, 2013
Great news for students in outdoor education programs at four Vancouver Island post-secondary institutions.
Taking Stock of a Successful Anniversary
Published Mon, Jan 14th, 2013
VITIS has just completed its successful 40th anniversary year.
Proudly Celebrating Our 40th Anniversary
Published Sun, Mar 25th, 2012
A proud publishing history, 1972 - 2012, started by a small group of local hikers.
E-books Now Available
Published Sun, Oct 9th, 2011
We are proud to announce another first - our three Vancouver Island hiking trails books are now available as e-books!
Management of Outdoor Recreation on Public Land
Published Thu, Apr 29th, 2010
Management of outdoor recreation on public land is changing significantly, notably within the organizational structures, roles and capabilities of both BC Parks and the BC Forest Service. For example, by the time each book is printed some offices we mention may be closed; perhaps others may be opened. We are unable to predict these changes.
Travel on Private Land
Published Mon, Mar 8th, 2010
Travel on Private Logging Company, Tree Farm Licence and Other Forest Roads: Our Hiking Trails books do not normally advocate travel on private lands.