Category Archives: Labyrinths in Other Cities

“Supposedly back in the Viking days there were many of these rock mazes by sea shores to trap evil spirits…” – Kirsi Rebekka Halme – Vikingeskibsmuseet i Roskilde, Denmark

“Supposedly back in the Viking days there were many of these rock mazes by sea shores to trap evil spirits. Here’s how they worked: A Viking slowly walked in the maze. His evil spirit followed him in. The Viking then started speeding up and running and eventually ran out of the maze. Because bad spirits […]

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Re-Chalking The Labyrinth – MacLean Park, Strathcona Neighbourhood – East Vancouver, BC

Quite Surprised how well this One-Week-Old Chalk #Labyrinth in McLean Park remains walkable. | #EastVan #Labyrinths pic.twitter.com/ub2X4D02qW — HïMY SYeD (@LabyrinthsDOTca) August 17, 2016

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Car-Free-Day Fun City Labyrinth – North Vancouver, B.C.

It’s Care-Free Weekend in North Vancouver! Just found out about it at the last minute and found my way there… Very much a Pedestrian Sundays Vibe with a GIANT Waterslide running downhill. Found an empty intersection and chalked a late-in-the-day Labyrinth.

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Confederation Park Playground Labyrinth – Burnaby, B.C.

Exploring East Vancouver, I walked far enough east along Hastings Avenue, passing Boundary Road and wound up in Burnaby. Exploring side streets introduced me to Confederation Park. It’s huge and Multi-Purpose. Found an empty spot of asphalt in the middle of a playground. Took my time with measurements and the result was a nice 11 […]

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Chalking, Walking The Labyrinth – MacLean Park, Strathcona Neighbourhood – East Vancouver, BC

Chalked an 11 Lane Labyrinth in MacLean Park in the Strathcona Neighbourhood of East Vancouver.

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Chalked a Labyrinth in Glen Park, East Vancouver

I visited Glen Park, in an East Vancouver Neighbourhood I was familiar with back when I was here in 1996. Encountering such a huge wide patch of asphalt was too tempting to leave alone. Out popped the chalk, up sprang a Labyrinth, round and round the children ran.

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Painted Labyrinth – Strathcona Linear Park – Vancouver, British Columbia

Exploring the Strathcona Neighbourhood in East End Vancouver, British Columbia on Saturday…

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San Francisco’s Lands End Labyrinth as A Tiny Planet – Karen X. Cheng

Lands End Labyrinth A photo posted by Karen X. Cheng (@karenxcheng) on Jul 4, 2016 at 9:09pm PDT Now THIS is interesting. Lands End Labyrinth in San Francisco as a Tiny Planet. Photograph by Karen X. Cheng.

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Arrived in Halifax, Nova Scotia for next leg of 30 Masjids CANADA – Ramadan 2016: I spot a “wading” aka Spray Pool…

Arrived in #Halifax for next leg of @30Masjids CANADA #Ramadan I spot a "wading" aka Spray pool o_O | #Labyrinths pic.twitter.com/eKK9cGz2t5 — HïMY SYeD (@LabyrinthsDOTca) June 7, 2016 Here in Halifax to begin my second leg of 30 Masjids CANADA. This is a separate project from Toronto City of Labyrinths and is a different area […]

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“I did the Labyrinth in Toronto, so I had to do the one in San Francisco too. At Grace Cathedral” – Andrew Burke

I did the #labyrinth in Toronto, so I had to do the one in San Francisco too. A photo posted by Andrew Burke (@ajlburke) on Apr 8, 2016 at 3:08am PDT

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“The Labyrinth at Land’s End along the Golden Gate. Amazing the things you find when you go off trail” – Daniel Tyree

The Labyrinth at Land's End along the Golden Gate. Amazing the things you find when you go off trail. #trailrunning #running #sanfrancisco #asseenonmyrun #labyrinth #landsend #goldengatebridge A photo posted by Daniel Tyree (@danieltyree) on Apr 4, 2016 at 12:28pm PDT

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“Emilie and Stuart’s wedding in a lavender labyrinth at a private estate just outside of Toronto, amazing!” – The Wedding Co.

Emilie and Stuart's wedding in a lavender labyrinth at a private estate just outside of Toronto, amazing! More on #theweddingco today! Photo Tied Photos & Film Dress @verawanggang Tent @happeningsparty Catering @grapevineto centrepieces @rachelaclingen #engagedintoronto #torontobride #torontowedding #lavender #labyrinth #lavenderlabyrinth #backyardwedding #collingwoodwedding #countrywedding A photo posted by @theweddingco on Jan 6, 2016 at 4:46am PST

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“A maze ing …. Pedestrian maze by Bourgie Hall, Musée des beaux-arts de Montréal” – 2yens

A #maze ing …. Pedestrian maze by #museedesbeauxarts Bourgie Hall #Montreal A photo posted by 2¥Z (@2yens) on Sep 22, 2015 at 1:51pm PDT While exploring Montréal, my Sister-in-Law Instagrammed this wonderful example of Giant Outstallation Art. Due to time constraints, my Brother and his Wife weren’t able to walk it. Almost makes me want […]

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“Highlight was group of Muslim women who walked it & then hugged me & thanked me for sharing ‘my’ story” — Rev. Helen Kirk – Aylesbury, England

@minxsterev Helen that is marvellous ! — ruth watkins (@wuufw) March 31, 2015

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“Didn’t realize the new wading pool at Northachers Park in Haller Lake was a Labyrinth! Will be back in warmer weather…” – Phil Nellis, Seattle

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