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Exploring Tide Pools

Vancouver Island is renowned for its wild, untamed beaches. When low tide hits, the water retreats unveiling a myriad of sea creatures and plant life. Explore the tide pools in Sooke to see what beauty emerges from this ever-changing environment. HOW DO TIDE POOLS FORM? When the ocean retreats at low tide, seawater becomes trapped [...]

The Best Biking Trails in the Columbia Valley

Located within the majestic “Valley of a Thousand Peaks,” in between the Purcell and Rocky Mountain ranges, the Columbia Valley offers some of the most diverse mountain biking trails and cycling routes in Canada. Here you can descent from alpine peaks, enjoy challenging technical downhill trails, or enjoy a relaxed recreational route, so whether you’re [...]

5 Places to Cool Off in the Columbia Valley

The summer months in Radium Hot Springs can be quite hot, but not to worry – there are plenty of places to cool off in the Columbia Valley. With a number of lakes and rivers located within close proximity, there are no shortages of places to cool off this summer. RADIUM HOT SPRINGS Known as [...]

Top 10 Winter Activities in Sooke

Situated on the southern tip of Vancouver Island, Sooke offers the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. This unique oceanside village is home to a number of scenic regional parks, fascinating museums, and astonishing coastal drives. We’ve curated a list of our top ten favourite activities so that you can make [...]

Drive, Chip & Putt Your Way Across The Columbia Valley

Drive, Chip & Putt Your Way Across The Columbia Valley Whether it is the intrinsic beauty of a well-manicured golf course at dawn or the feeling that rings through your hands when you’ve struck the perfect shot, there is something truly captivating about the game of golf. THE ENVIRONMENT One aspect that sets golf apart [...]

Your Winter Adventure in the Columbia Valley Awaits

Your Winter Adventure in the Columbia Valley Awaits Are you Daydreaming about a getaway? Magical moments are hidden throughout the beautiful Columbia Valley just waiting to be discovered. This Winter, explore the great outdoors carving through peaks for a bucket-list experience at world-class ski resorts.   PANORAMA MOUNTAIN RESORT Surrounded by the towering peaks of [...]

The Best Beaches near Sooke

The Best Beaches near Sooke With over 4,000 kilometres of coastline, Vancouver Island’s West Coast offers a large number of beaches and inlets to explore. These dreamy must-visit beach destinations prove why the west coast is definitely the best coast.   Botanical Beach With over 4,000 kilometres of coastline, Vancouver Island’s West Coast offers a large number [...]

Extend Your Stay in Sooke

Extend Your Stay in Sooke So, you’ve decided to get away to the wild west coast. Vancouver Island is renowned for its raw beauty, untamed beaches and deep coastal forests. Take some time to enjoy the following activities during your stay in Sooke. ENJOY A PINT OR TWO Are you feeling thirsty? Take a day [...]