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Victoria’s Ale Trail

Are you heading to Victoria this summer? Don’t forget to take a “hike” on the Victoria Ale Trail.

Victoria’s Ale Trail

Hitting the Victoria Ale Trail

Victoria Ale Trail 2
Image by: BC Ale Trail

If you are spending your next beercation in Victoria, BC. Don’t forget to check out the Victoria Ale Trail.

You can start wherever you like, but it’s a great loop filled with brewpubs and breweries. Hit them all in one day or divide them over several days depending on how long you have and what else you’d like to see.

 

What are the Stops:

  1. Spinnakers Brewpub
  2. The Drake
  3. Swans Brewpub
  4. Canoe Brewpub
  5. Phillips Brewing
  6. Vancouver Island Brewery
  7. Driftwood Brewery
  8. Hoyne Brewing
  9. Moon Under Water Brewpub
Victoria Ale Trail
Image by: The Drake Eatery

 

BC Ale Trail

If you are also heading to other parts of BC there are six other ale trails all part of the bigger BC Ale Trail. Don’t forget to check them out. And if you are heading off the beaten path to make your own Ale Trail here are some great BC options:

BRITISH COLUMBIA (BC) CRAFT BREWERIES LIST: A GUIDE AND DIRECTORY TO CANADIAN BEERS

 

 

Getting Home Safely

If you are going to drink at all your stops please make sure you call a cab or car service. We want you to enjoy yourself, but also get home safely. Remember…

Drinking can be fun, but be smart about it.

Drink responsibly.

To learn more about alcohol and responsible drinking check out drinkaware in the UK, DrinkSense in Canada and Discus in the US.

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