Galloping Goose Regional Trail, Victoria Capital Regional District

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Hike Galloping Goose Regional Trail and take in thick forests covered in fern and moss as you journey through Canadian wilderness. The 55 km (31 mi) trail winds through beautiful vistas spread across the bay and follows the old rail route, encompassing diverse vegetation, bridges over roaring rivers, and even reaching urban environments. Walk, run, cycle, skateboard, and even horse ride along the well-maintained trail, which has water stations dotted along the way allowing you to maximally enjoy the route. Plan to visit Galloping Goose Regional Trail during your Sooke vacation using our convenient Sooke planner .
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  • We joined the trail in View Royal and cycled for several miles until we reached construction. There was a way through but we decided to turn back. We cycled for several miles in the opposite direction...  more »
  • This trail is ideal for beginner cyclists and new hikers, it offers a groomed almost flat assent. Each km is marked so you can see your progress. Most of the time, you are walking adjacent to mossy fo...  more »
  • Whether you're a seasoned cycling pro or just a holiday cyclist, you'll love the Galloping Goose. It's a long paved & packed gravel trail (60 km) that winds its way from Vic West out to just about the...  more »

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