Strachan Trail runs alongside Florence Lake as a boardwalk and a gravel trail before entering wetlands just off Brock Road. The trail is flat and easy with panoramic lake views.
|Distance||3.2 from the parking lot and back|
|Approximate time to finish||
|How to get there||Turn right off the Trans-Canada Highway from Victoria onto Spencer Road at the Shell gas station. Turn right onto Brock Avenue and left onto Florence Lake Road. Follow until you see the small parking lot on your left hand side.|
|What to bring||Bathing suit and towel in the summer|
|Parking||Yes – small parking lot off Florence Road with handicap parking.|
|Watch for flooding in the winter.|
|Website||City of Langford website|
The green diamond indicates the start of the trail at the Florence Lake parking lot. The trail runs alongside Florence Lake Road as a boardwalk then turns into a gravel sidewalk. The trail turns back towards the lake at Brock Avenue and runs through a wetland area at the 1 km marker. The orange diamond indicates the finish.