Parks Donation Program

Friends and family members can now be remembered in Metchosin with a memorial bench or picnic table at a municipal park, viewpoint or trail. Donor suggested sites will be considered for approval by Council.

Locations throughout Metchosin are available. Possibilities for bench sites include Blinkhorn Lake Park, Weir's Beach and the Deer Trail lookout. Picnic tables may be placed in Blinkhorn Lake Park. If you have a suggestion for a location, please contact us.

Wooden bench with commemorative plaque.


A donation of $1986 plus taxes will provide a bench built of western red cedar milledon Vancouver Island. The benches are bolted to a cement slab. The donation includes a cast bronze plaque, installation, maintenance over a 10 year period.



Donors are eligible to receive a receipt for income tax purposes.

For more information on donations to community parks, please contact staff at the Municipal Hall at 250-474-3167 or the Parks and Trails Coordinator at