Morden Colliery Historic Park

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Morden Colliery Historic Provincial Park

Morden Rd · Nanaimo, BC

How to find us

Follow Island Highway south toward Cassidy. Keep an eye open for Ruckledge Store on the right and turn left onto Morden road.

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Details

Morden mine colliery is the only remaining historic coal mine works on Vancouver Island. It was active around 1900, shipping tons of coal from Boat Harbour via a short railway line. We'll explore the site as well as the surrounding trails. We'll meet at the trail head at the end of Morden road.

Disclaimer: You are fully aware that your hosts are volunteers and not trained guides and you assume all responsibility for your own safety and well-being. By signing up to this event, you agree to our waiver available here: https://www.meetup.com/Nanaimo-Day-Hikes-Meetup/pages/22791742/waiver/. All participants are expected to act as a responsible member of the group. Shared values of this trip include personal responsibility and mutual reliance.

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