Kinsol Trestle, Vancouver Island

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  • 'What a beautiful spot. Make sure you wear comfy shoes and it is a fairly long walk to the bridge. I do not recommend flip flops or open toed sandals. It is not a paved path so persons with mobility i...  more »
  • Had read about it and whilst it is a bit of a drive off the beaten track I thought it was amazing. We went there on our way from the north down to Victoria getting there late in the afternoon. I don't...  more »
  • This old train bridge can be reached after a simple 25-minute walk from the parking lot. Impressive that early 1900 such an enormous construction could be put down. In 1979 the last train drove over and after several years of repair work you can now go over and under the bridge. Nice stop!
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  • Kinsol Trestle isn’t really much of a hike, even when you venture down to the river and back up. It’s more of an enjoyable walk with great views. However, I absolutely love the design of the structure, and the colour of the wood. For me, part of the fun of going there is getting to take some pictures of this magnificent piece of architecture that I can look back on later and appreciate all over again. ⠀
  • Nice walk out to a old converted railway trestle bridge that is now part of the Trans-Canada trail network.
  • Really great walk! Stroller accessible for those who want to know ! Beautiful nature 😄
  • What a place! This old train bridge was converted into walking/biking path. Breathtaking views all around. There's around 300m from the parking lot and around 1,2km for the same on the other end what makes it a great walk through the forrest. Make sure this is on your to-see list while around.
  • Great place to stop if youre doing a day trip from the mainland, definitely did not disappoint
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