10 Ways to Explore Sooke this Spring
Spring is a time of renewal, but this year more than most, it is also a season of reconnection and rediscovery. Make time to broaden your horizons and revel in the vibrancy of Vancouver Island by indulging in the following adventures.
1. Explore the Tidepools
Explore the tidepools at Botanical Beach. When low tide hits the water retreats unveiling a myriad of sea creatures and plant life.
2. Go Kayaking
Kayak the calm waters and scenic shoreline of the Sooke Basin with a Harbour Tour with West Coast Outdoor Adventures. Kayaking is one of the best ways to see marine life and escape the hustle and bustle of the city.
5. Go for a Swim
Go for a refreshing dip at Sooke Potholes Provincial Park. Locals can’t keep this spot a secret. These naturally formed pools were formed from large boulders being pushed by the torrential waters, lodging them in the canyon where they carved and polished holes into the rock.
6. Head out on the Open Water
Experience the thrill of reeling in a 40-50 lb salmon or halibut with a unforgettable fishing adventure.
7. Explore the Coastline
8. Go Ziplining
Enjoy an exhilarating experience as you soar through the majestic west coast rainforest of Sooke with AdrenaLine Zipline Adventure Tours.
9. Hit the Links
Enjoy a round of golf at Olympic View Golf Club. This par 72 course offers over 6,660 yards of playable terrain. If you want to really stretch your legs, swap out your golf cart for a pull card and walk the course.
10. Go for a Nature Walk
Practice the art of forest bathing and enjoy a nature walk along Whiffin Spit.