Activities Around Sooke

Kayak, Bike & SUP Rentals

  • Hobie Kayak Rentals
  • Bike Rentals
  • SUP & Hobie Eclipse Pedalboard

Located at 6971 West Coast Road at the Sooke Harbour Resort & Marina

Phone: 250-664-7794


Hiking Trails

*Please be advised we are in wildlife country! Sooke and the surrounding areas are home to many different wild animals.

When planning a trip to Sooke, take advantage of one of our town’s great resources – Wild Wise Sooke! This is a locally run educational program aimed to spread awareness on how to safely coexist with wildlife. Visit the links below for information, sightings & tips!



East Sooke Regional Park

Coastal & Forest Trails

Main Entrances:

  • Aylard Farm
  • Anderson Cove
  • Pike Road – Iron Mine Bay & Pike Point
  • *Guests staying at SookePoint Ocean Cottage Resort can hike directly from the main property to Pike Point & Iron Mine Bay in approx. 15 minutes!

Secretary Island view from Pike Point

Sombrio Canyon

Juan De Fuca Marine Trail 

Coastal & Forest Trails/Camping

Main Entrances:

  • China Beach (*Campground)
  • Sombrio Beach
  • Parkinson Creek
  • Botanical Beach

Whiffin Spit

Walking Trail/Waterfront

  • Coastal walk between the Sooke Harbour & the Strait of Juan de Fuca
  • Watch for wildlife – occasional views of Orcas, Humpback Whales, Sea Lions, Harbour Seals, Eagles & marine birds
  • Located in Sooke at the end of Whiffin Spit Road

Sunrise at Whiffin Spit

Lookout point at Sooke Potholes

Sooke Potholes Provincial Park

Hiking & Biking Trails/Camping

  • Hike along the Sooke River
  • Access to the Galloping Goose Regional Trail for hiking & biking
  • Park entrance at the end of Sooke River Road

Mountain Biking


Harbourview Biking Trails (*Sea to Sea Regional Park)

Hiking & Biking Trails (All-Mountain/Downhill)

  • Mount Manuel Quimper
  • Mount Brule
  • Entrance on Harbourview Road

Broomhill Park

Hiking & Biking Trails (All-Mountain/Downhill)

  • Entrance on Blanchard Road or Mountain Heights Drive