Saanich residents warned to stay off frozen lakes and ponds
Saanich Parks is warning residents not to take any chances on bodies of water that may look frozen.
Staff say its difficult to judge if a lake or pond is frozen and that weather conditions to create safe ice have not been met in Saanich. They don't want anyone taking any chances by trying to walk out or skate out onto the ice.
Residents are asked to keep safety top of mind when it comes to outdoor winter activities.