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There are plenty of activities found in the WestShore area for all to enjoy. Here's a look at a few of the best and most popular choices.

Biking and Hiking

This area near Victoria provides plenty of areas for biking and hiking. You can enjoy the Galloping Goose Trail, Matheson Lake area or even the Sooke Potholes. All of these areas provide plenty of fun with lush forests and plenty of great scenery.


Whether you prefer a tent or an RV for camping, you will find plenty of WestShore spots to enjoy. Thetis Lake provides spots nearby for tent camping, while Fort Victoria has a full service RV park. You can even spend the night at Fort Rodd Hill at oTENTik. These are heated tents with full beds and plenty of historic fun to enjoy.


A place for ziplining and climbing, WildPlay is an adventure-seekers dream come true. You can enjoy the challenge and the adrenaline presented here with the family or with friends.

Hatley Castle

A beautiful castle perfect for your time in the WestShore area, Hatley Castle provides plenty to explore. You can discover the beautiful gardens and all the historic secrets found within the castle.

View Royal Casino

Maybe it's time for the adults to enjoy some fun. The View Royal Casino provides Texas Hold'Em, Roulette, Blackjack and over 500 slot machines. You can enjoy all kinds of fun and they even have a free shuttle service from downtown Victoria.

Fort Rodd Hill and Fisgard Lighthouse National Historic Site

If you love lighthouses, this is the place for you. It was build more than 100 years ago and it's the oldest lighthouse on the West Coast of Canada. The audio tour is perfect for learning all about it and there are plenty of interactive exhibits.

No matter what you do, the WestShore area offers plenty of choices. You can enjoy the outdoors or play inside at the casino. There's something here for everybody to love.

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