SookePoint Activites & Experiences

Vancouver Island fishing, whale watching, kayaking & more

If you’d like to have an adventure while staying with us, you’ll find many activities and experiences within 30 minutes of our Resort. Adrenaline pumping ziplining or ocean fishing, leisurely walks on the beaches or ocean side trails, wildlife viewing at every turn, indoor comforts of the spa, outstanding dining options… the list goes on.

Sooke Area Activities

Fishing Charters

Approximately 26km from SookePoint

Experience the thrill of reeling in a 40-50 lb. salmon or battling a giant halibut, weighing in at up to 200+ lbs. Sooke offers some of the best salmon fishing in the world and is also known for its world-class halibut fishing. Many fishing charters are based out of Sooke Harbour Marina, approximately 30 minutes from our Resort.

Sooke Area Activities

Whale Watching

Approximately 26km from SookePoint

Looking for an exhilarating west coast marine adventure? Jump aboard a whale watching marine tour. These tours depart from the Sooke basin (approximately 30 minutes from our Resort) and explore the Strait of Juan de Fuca in search of Killer Whales, Porpoises, Gray and Humpback Whales as well as a handful of smaller marine life such as seals, sea lions and various species of birds. Contact Adventures by HIP to book your trip, the #1 rated tour company in Sooke!



Approximately 20km to 26km from SookePoint

The Village of Sooke, about a 30 minute drive from our Resort, offers a variety of dining experiences, from fine dining to pubs and cafes.

What is Your Travel Style?

Kayak Tours

Approximately 26km from SookePoint

Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and experience true serenity on the calm waters and scenic shoreline of the Sooke Basin, about 30 minutes from our Resort. Kayaking is one of the best ways to see marine life, eagles, and other various wildlife.


Zip Lining

Approximately 16km from SookePoint

Need a little adventure in your life?  Try soaring over the hills and majestic west coast rainforest of Sooke. Located within 30 minutes of our Resort, Adrena LINE Zipline Adventures will have you soaring from 150ft up to 1000ft through the trees. This experience is not only safe and family friendly but also provides you with memories that will last a lifetime.



Spend an adventurous day completing the Road to SookePoint Geotour, and explore Sooke and East Sooke in this fun, family-friendly activity, which was created just for you by one of our team members. Geocaching is a real-world, outdoor treasure-hunting game using GPS-enabled devices. Participants navigate to a specific set of GPS coordinates and try to find the geocache that is hidden at that location.



Approximately 30km to 40km from SookePoint

Golf enthusiasts with find a pleasant mix of short, medium and championship golf courses within 30km of our Resort that can accommodate players of all skill levels. Find the balance between good quality, great value, challenge and playability on Vancouver Island.

Sooke Area Activities


Varies from 27km to 100km from SookePoint

There are many stunning beaches and parks to be discovered in the Sooke Region including the easy-to-get-to Whiffen Spit but if you would like to go on a bit of an excursion to find something more secluded, try a trip to Botanical Beach, China Beach, French Beach, Sombrio Beach, or Mystic Beach.

Sooke Area Activities

East Sooke Regional Park

Varies from 3km to 50km from SookePoint

Located right next to the resort is East Sooke Regional Park. This park is the perfect place for locals and visitors alike to explore, with over 50km of trails there is something for everyone. You will also find pocket beaches, rocky bays, and tide pools to explore as well as spectacular views of the Strait of Juan de Fuca and the Olympic Mountains.



Varies from 3km to 100km from SookePoint

Some of the best hiking on Vancouver Island can be found right here in the Sooke Region. Vast networks of trails, some many well marked, some not, can take you on an adventure through the rainforest, beaches or up along Hurricane Ridge and the Kludak trails in the alpine zone.



Varies from 3km to 100km from SookePoint

As one of B.C’s largest growing municipalities, of its own modest size, Sooke is poised to become the outdoor recreation capital of Vancouver Island- with mountain biking as the prominent jewel in its heavily encrusted crown.

Sooke Area Activities

Mead Wine Tours (36km from SookePoint)

Approximately 36km from SookePoint

Tugwell Creek Meadery became British Columbia’s first licensed meadery in 2003 and provides a exceptional experience for every visitor who comes for a taste of their renowned mead wine. This unique wine made from fermented honey has been consumed for centuries and a tour of this meadery will give you an educational background on the distinct brew.

Sooke Area Activities

Spas & Wellness

Approximately 26km from SookePoint

West Coast Wellness offers professional massage and wellness services for guests staying at SookePoint Ocean Cottage Resort. Let them pamper you sea-side in the privacy of your suite with a relaxation massage customized to your preference. Aromatherapy oils blends, spa music and steam towel included in treatment. Schedule in advance for your preferred day/time by emailing or calling 250-891-8300.

Please note that West Coast Wellness requires that bookings be made a minimum of 7-days in advance for individuals and 14-days in advance for couples. Inquiries can be made up to 3-days in advance and they will let you know if there is any availability.

Sooke Area Activities

Storm Watching

Varies from 0km to 100km from SookePoint

Nowhere is as well suited for storm watching as your cottage at SookePoint but if you want to check out some other locations within 30km to 100km from our Resort, check out the information from the Sooke to Port Renfrew Tourism Association.