Best trails in Lake Cowichan, British Columbia

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Explore the most popular trails near Lake Cowichan with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
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Map of trails in Lake Cowichan, British Columbia
Top trails (4)
#1 - Cowichan Tressle via Cowichan Valley Trail
Lake Cowichan, British Columbia
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Length: 6.4 mi • Est. 2 h 44 m
#2 - Cowichan Valley Trail: Lake Cowichan Loop
Lake Cowichan, British Columbia
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Length: 12.7 mi • Est. 5 h 6 m
This loop covers a portion of the Cowichan Valley Trail; a multi-use trail on Southern Vancouver Island. It is family-friendly and fun for walkers, runners, and cyclists alike. It also makes up part of the Trans Canada Trail.Show more
#3 - Spring Beach Loop
Lake Cowichan, British Columbia
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Length: 1.3 mi • Est. 32 m
#4 - Mesachie Mountain Trail [PRIVATE PROPERTY]
Lake Cowichan, British Columbia
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 58 m
Please note: Mount Mesachie is on Camp Imadene property. Please contact the camp prior to visiting: https://imadene.com/index.html Park just outside of the Cowichan Lake Forestry Research station gate. This trail has nice views of Mesachie, Bear, and Cowichan Lakes. There are some steep and loose rocks halfway up the trail. Show more