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A good short steep hike/workout with a good reward (view)

We only had an hour after our 4.5 hour / 9K hike of the Ridge trail in nearby Gowlland Tod... read more

Reviewed December 31, 2017
Kevin M
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Winnipeg, Canada
Fun Hike, Great View!

We live right near this park, so we absolutely love the proximity to home, as well as the view from... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2016
Melichard
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Ontario, Canada
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31 Dec 2017
“A good short steep hike/workout with a good reward (view)”
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Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

Lone Tree Hill Park and Jocelyn Hill near Gowlland Tod Provincial Park are great sites to visit in the greater Victoria area, lots of great views.

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Reviewed December 31, 2017

We only had an hour after our 4.5 hour / 9K hike of the Ridge trail in nearby Gowlland Tod Provincial Park, so we spent an hour at Lone Tree Hill Regional Park: 40m hiking time, 2.2K return, 116 elevation gain (216m to 332m), and...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed October 21, 2016

We live right near this park, so we absolutely love the proximity to home, as well as the view from the top. The first part of the hike is very easy, with wide easily marked trails. It is appropriate for any fitness level. About halfway...More

2  Thank Melichard
Reviewed July 10, 2016

We are retired and not in bad shape but have some mobility issues. Reading online in advance, found it was described as a moderate climb: yes, there are areas of considerably unstable rock underfoot on the trail, especially unsafe along some of the steep corners....More

Thank BC_Prospector
Reviewed May 23, 2016

This is one of my favourite Victoria hikes. Its a very nice view from the top, much better than other hills in the area I think. It takes a good amount of time to go up and explore and come back down without being a...More

Thank Erin D
Reviewed September 12, 2014

I've lived in Victoria for 10 years and never heard about this hike. Found it through Tripadvisor, and it is a hidden gem. It's quiet, I didn't encounter more than 3 people on the trail. It is mostly uphill but didn't take more than 20-30...More

1  Thank Comfort_Traveller29
Reviewed January 31, 2014

Just got home from a short (2km) hike up Lone Tree Hill. Round trip took about 40 min (with another 20 min at the summit). The trail is even for the most part, very well marked with a few roots/rocks/tripping hazards along the way. The...More

2  Thank Sarahdubois77
Reviewed May 28, 2013

It has been a couple years since I made the trek up to the summit of this secluded little piece of natural beauty the CRD call Lone Tree Hill. It is a good climb but can be made in about 30 – 45 minutes and...More

2  Thank Paul L
Reviewed December 5, 2012

Steep enough to be a challenge: go faster if you're uber fit. Short enough not to tire you out too much to enjoy the view. Stay a while, let the dog play, have a picnic. It is a spectacular and vast view. I usually combine...More

1  Thank SeahowksFan
Reviewed June 25, 2012

I go up there several times a year, and it's great to get a 360 degree view of the Highlands and beyond. (By the way, Trip Advisor's requirement that I give my visit a SINGLE date is plain stupid. I hike some places in the...More

Thank abbeysong
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