Bear Mountain is a luxurious residential and resort neighbourhood in Langford, near Victoria BC. Located on the slopes of Skirt Mountain, this neighbourhood boasts the only Jack Nicklaus designed 36-hole golf course in BC? among its many fine amenities.
The neighbourhood has much to offer, along with the resort amenities, Bear Mountain has excellent access to nearby shopping in the commercial centre of Langford and it’s just a short drive to downtown Victoria.
Langford is surrounded by trees and cobbled streets; Downtown Langford is a memorable place to visit any time of year. Take a stroll through Goldstream Village, in the heart of downtown, visiting some of the local shops and eateries as you make your way past the Goldstream Fountain.
What to Love
- Parks and recreation
- Livable city life
- Family friendly
- Enormous future potential / development
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
Whether you are looking to play a round of golf, go bowling to bouldering, or enjoy a multitude of other exciting activities, Langford has it all. City Centre Park is a family-fun mecca, with the region’s only ten-pin bowling alley, an 18-hole mini-golf course and the Playzone indoor jungle gym. Visit BoulderHouse indoor climbing gym, the largest climbing facility on Vancouver Island. Just a short drive from Langford, you’ll find other exciting attractions to discover, such as the new Malahat Skywalk, Hatley Castle (as seen in Deadpool and the X-men movies), Fort Rodd Hill, and WildPlay Adventure Park. With a wide variety of activities to keep the whole family entertained, you’re sure to have a fun and exciting day in Langford!
Things to Do
Get outside and enjoy nature’s playground in Langford. Visit the lush temperate rainforest at Goldstream Provincial Park or check out Veteran’s Memorial Park’s urban features in the heart of downtown. From accessible playgrounds and facilities to natural open areas, there is something for everyone in Langford’s parks.
For a breath of fresh air, choose one of the CRD’s numerous Regional Trails which include over 80 kilometers of multi-use pathways. Whether you’re running, walking or biking, these trails will take you anywhere from urban sites through rolling farmland, along the ocean, and through parks. If you feel like adventuring with a guide, check out the CRD Regional Parks Nature Outings.
Another great way to see the area is by bike! Rent a bike from TREK Bicycle Store of Victoria, located right on the Galloping Goose Regional Trail at the Gorge, and enjoy a day of biking out to the WestShore and back to the downtown core.
Home to several world-class golf courses, the West Shore is undeniably a golfer’s paradise. Book a round at the Arnold Palmer-designed Bear Mountain Golf Course, Highland Pacific Golf or Olympic View Golf Course, and enjoy a relaxing round surrounded by wilderness.
- Crystal View Elementary School
- Ruth King Elementary School
- Millstream Elementary School
- Willway Elementary School
- Savory Elementary School
- Lakewood Elementary School
- Happy Valley Elementary School
- Spencer Middle School
- Belmont Secondary School