Gold River is located on Hwy-28 near the center of Vancouver Island.
From Victoria: Hwy-1 (Trans Canada) north approx. 103 km to Hwy-19 North. Proceed north on Hwy-19 approx. 159 km to Hwy-19A (in Campbell River). Turn left on Hwy-19A (Island Hwy.) and proceed west approx. 4 km to Hwy-28 (Hwy-19A becomes Hwy-28). Continue west on Hwy-28 (Gold River Hwy.) approx. 80 km to Gold River.