Expect delays on Highway 14 on Sunday, February 4th as the Wounded Warriors Run travels from Sooke to Sidney. Runners will leave the Sooke Legion on Eustace Road at approximately 10:00am and will reach the Co-op Gas Station in Langford around noon.
Please give runners space and follow the guidance of the support vehicles as you travel in the area.
Those wishing to donate to the cause or to learn more about the organization can do so on their website: woundedwarriorrunbc.ca
Make sure you experience these wild coast array of things to tempt and taunt the senses.
Whether you want to stay in a cozy bed & breakfast, cottage or inn, or upgrade to one of the many extraordinary resorts or vacation homes – we have it all. It’s easy to spend a relaxing or invigorating vacation here.
Art, music, and culture. Our region is a hot bed of activity year round. With the Tall Trees Festival, Bluegrass Festival, Sooke Fine Arts Show, our many Art festivals, Canada Day, Festival of trees and the Pacific Rim Whale Festival we celebrate our Island culture and environment.
The West Coast Trail is a world renowned backpacking trail. Open from May 1st until September 30th, this gruelling 75 km (47 mi) trek is well worth the challenge for the breathtaking examples of the West Coast of Vancouver Island.
Discover the raw beauty and uncharted nature of the CRD. From seasoned backpackers to amateur day hikers you can traverse up to the tallest peaks and back down to the rocky shores of the Juan de Fuca by hiking historical trails.
Our Coast has long been inspiration to all kinds of musicians, writers and painters. It is not hard to see why – take a walk through ancient forests with gnarled trees and green canopies, explore hidden creeks and spot eagles taking flight or bears ambling through the undergrowth.