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Kinsol Trestle Trail

Kinsol Trestle Trail (Shawnigan Lake)


  • Rec Site #:REC0282
  • Type:Maintained
  • Fees:None
  • Campsites:0
  • Access:Road
  • Facilities:None
  • Site Description:Trail to the understructure of the Kinsol Trestle, Canada's Highest trestle, and now used for walking, cycling and horseback riding.

  • Driving Directions:From Shawnigan Lake follow the Renrew Road to the crossing point of the Trans Canada Trail and walk North for 20 minutes to cross the trestle. Or, turn Right on Glen Eagles Road and watch for the access points to the Trans Canada Trail on your right. Walk North from the access point picked. From Cowichan Station go under the railway underpass to the West side and immediately turn left onto Riverside Road. Follow for 10 km onto the gravel and watch for the parking area to the Trans Canada trail on your left. Walk in for 2 minutes.

  • Fire Bans and Restrictions:Link

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