The VREB district of Highlands, part of the Westshore region, corresponds to the municipal District of Highlands and is sub-divided into 3 neighbourhoods. Click a coloured area on the map for details. Zoom and drag the map to inspect the section you’re interested in. Use the controls above the map to share or enlarge. View our other maps in the Greater Victoria area using the links on the right.
Many people choose to live in Highlands because of its rural character and natural beauty. Residents are encouraged to build their homes with the least environmental impact by minimizing vegetation removal, using materials that blend in with the landscape and positioning homes so that they are not highly visible from the road or viewpoints.
Mount Work Regional Park boasts swimming holes, fishing spots and hilly terrain as well as the highest peak on the Saanich Peninsula. Lone Tree Regional Park has a two kilometre trail that winds uphill, leading hikers to fabulous views of the Highlands, Victoria and the Olympic Mountains.