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Things to do in and around Sooke

Sooke is the perfect destination to use as a home base for nature lovers who want to explore and discover the natural beauty of South Vancouver Island. With its towering hills, lush green rainforest, and rugged beaches along the Juan de Fuca Strait.

Sooke offers a unique landscape that’s sure to take your breath away. From easy walking trails to more strenuous hikes, there are plenty of options for exploring the area’s vast beauty. Scroll down to view Sooke hikes, walks and other adventures in the area.

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Experience Sooke

Sooke Hikes, Walks, Beaches and Waterfalls

Sooke Hikes

Sooke is home to a variety of hikes with stunning views and unique experiences. Whether you’re looking for a short walk or an all-day adventure, there’s something in Sooke for everyone. Hiking along beautiful beaches and coves to more challenging trails along rugged shorelines, the area offers breathtaking scenery and plenty of wildlife.

For the more daring, there are also several trails that offer a truly unique experience with features like winter waterfalls and ancient petroglyphs along the way. With so much to explore, you are sure to find an unforgettable hike!

Sooke Beaches

Few places in the world offer the combination of natural beauty and recreational opportunities as the beaches along Juan de Fuca. Sooke area beaches are some of the most picturesque in all of Canada, with their dramatic cliffs, crashing waves, and even beautiful sandy shores.

Within 30 minutes of Sooke, these beaches are perfect for a variety of activities, from hiking and swimming to picnicking and beachcombing.  So whether you’re looking for a relaxing day by the water or an adrenaline-fueled adventure, Juan de Fuca is the perfect destination.

Winter at Sandcut Beach swing
Becher Bay at Aylard Farm drone shot
Sherinham point lighthouse

Frequently Asked Questions

What types of restaurants are available in Sooke?

If you’re seeking a romantic evening for two, an entertaining dinner out with friends, or a cozy family get-together Sooke has a range of restaurants to suit all tastes and budgets.

The list of Sooke Restaurants includes casual cafes and bistros as well as exquisite dining establishments. There is sure to be something to tantalize every palate.

Are there any food trucks in Sooke?

Yes, Sooke has several food trucks located throughout the area. The parking lot beside the Sooke Brewery often has two or three food trucks.

Food trucks and trailers are also found at the other two breweries, in the parking lot next to the Lazy Gecko and are commonplace at the Night Market in the Summer.

Best Cafe in Sooke?

There are several cafés located in Sooke offering a range of coffees and light snacks. View our directory for the complete list. There are a couple that stand out, such as the Island Tarts Cafe and Artisan’s Garden.

Is there a brewery in Sooke?

Yes, in fact, there are three in the Sooke area! Each brewery offers a unique tap room with its own locally brewed craft beer.

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