Galloping Goose Regional Trail, Victoria Capital Regional District

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Hiking Trail
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. Arrange your visit to Galloping Goose Regional Trail and discover more family-friendly attractions in Sooke using our Sooke vacation planner.
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  • We cycled all of the goose except for the last 5 k. We ran out of time as we spent time at the Sooke Potholes. We split our ride up over 2 days. One day from Victoria to Langford and the second day fr...  more »
  • This is a nice way to see a bit of Greater Victoria. A great trail to walk or bike with lots of water views.  more »
  • Having lived by the old CNR rail line since 1947, we are a wee bit nostalgic when talking about this magnificent corridor. Part of this rail bed now exists as a walking/biking/horse-riding trail runni...  more »