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Gorgeous place to walk

We walked from our hotel & saw sea lions, harbor seals, deer & raccoons. Very nice walking path... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2018
Nice walk along Whiffin Spit

Beautiful flat path to walk to the end of the Spit and back. Lots of room, beautiful views, plenty... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2018
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Sooke, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 27 October 2018

We walked from our hotel & saw sea lions, harbor seals, deer & raccoons. Very nice walking path with gorgeous views of the Olympic peninsula, I highly recommend it!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lucysworldtravels
Reviewed 30 August 2018

You can drive and park at the parking lot there. The parking lot is small though. The park is not very big but it's good enough for a short walk. It is flat and close to water. You can enjoy the wind and sunset at...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ccljason
Reviewed 25 August 2018

Beautiful flat path to walk to the end of the Spit and back. Lots of room, beautiful views, plenty of nice seats to stop for a few minutes. Could use more parking but that's unlikely to change. Go visit for an hour, free and you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Pastorash
Reviewed 23 July 2018

The best place to walk off your breakfast at the Sooke Harbour House....well tended path with harbor on one side and bay on the other...seals, fishing boats, beautiful views

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jameslfoley
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

This lovely park is the entry point to Whiffen Spit. Walking on the Spit allows you to observe otters and other sea life up close. A wonderful walk.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank AngusDad
Reviewed 26 October 2017

We were staying at the Sooke Harbour House and went out a few times to walk the spit. One of our walks lasted over an hour as there was so many sea lions playing around. Not many people around as it was miserable out but...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Maggieb3
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Nice area for a stroll - unfortunately lots of dog walkers with dogs not on leashes. Supposedly a good spot for seeing seals and whales but we didn't see any. Lots of driftwood.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank spud0018
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to go for a walk - 30 minute walk return. There were plenty of wild flowers in bloom along with a variety of birds. We quite enjoyed the hummingbird hanging out by the wild rose bush. It is nice to...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank kpatters
Reviewed 9 March 2017

A beautiful walk along the coast around Sooke, looking out across the Juan de Fuca strait to the Olympic mountains on the US coast! Simply stunning...lots of driftwood!

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Jane B
Reviewed 10 November 2016

How amazing to be able to walk out into the bay on the Whiffen Spit. Great for watching the wildlife. We saw seals and sea lions and lots of birds

Date of experience: October 2016
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