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Nice short broadwalk

It is very easy to miss the parking lot for this park. Pay attention to the sign of the park when... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ccljason
Walking the dock and boardwalk

Nice pleasant walk through the park to the boardwalk and end up at the stairs to Cathy's corner or... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Esme C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is very easy to miss the parking lot for this park. Pay attention to the sign of the park when you drive there. After parking, you will walk downhill towards the broad walk. Once you reach close to the water, you will feel very...More

Thank ccljason
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice pleasant walk through the park to the boardwalk and end up at the stairs to Cathy's corner or McDonald's as the kids chose. I recommend avoiding the stairs if you have knee trouble or go slow. I have bad knees from soccer , did...More

Thank Esme C
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a little walk along through the park into the board walk , watched locals crab fishing which was nice. Enjoyed the views. Probably 30 mins tops to do it .

Thank helenliliasclaxton
Reviewed 12 February 2018

This park is a local for dog walking or just plain walking. The entrance is on Hwy 14, just west of the city centre. The path leads down through a grassy area to the boardwalk that leads down the the shoreline. Sooke deserves credit for...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Our group of 5 spent over an hour in the very unique Ed MacGregor Park. After descending though the heavily forested park down to Sooke Basin on the Sooke Marine Boardwalk (with 11 switchbacks!), we had a fabulous 180 degree view view over the basin...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2018

Our group of 5 spent over an hour in the very unique Ed MacGregor Park. After descending though the heavily forested park down to Sooke Basin on the Sooke Marine Boardwalk (with 11 switchbacks!), we had a fabulous 180 degree view view over the basin...More

1  Thank KevinMiller1956
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Spent a day down on the docks dropping our crab traps.. not only was it a good day but we took home a dinner as well. Must have fishing liscence and don't take any females.

Thank freemang78
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Wonderful easy walk about with the added bonus of shrimping and meeting others for conversation.The gardens are very pretty with areas to sit and enjoy the views of Sooke Harbour.

Thank HouseofVieira
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Easy walk way to to Pier. Beautiful View of Sooke Basin. Crab catching & fising possible from the pier

Thank 319gunterr
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Have been here a couple of times walking down to waterside boardwalk. Good views of Sooke harbour area an wildlife often visible.

Thank IMH1960
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Jim P
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Response from ramblingstone | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I'm not sure about crab fishing from the shore. There is a big long pier, I know people fish off the pier a lot, and I think I have seen crab pots in use. You have to watch out though, the harbour seals will try to... More
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