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Alyard Farm

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East Sooke Reginal Park, Sooke, British Columbia, Canada
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A Beautiful 'Must Visit' Beach!

Follow the path through the fields of Aylard Farm, past the apple trees and up to the covered... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Gillian L
One of the few sandy beaches in the area

This is good place to bring kids. Nice safe sandy beach. It's a short walk from the parking area... read more

Reviewed 7 February 2017
Quintin E
Victoria, Canada
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“great beach” (3 reviews)
“coast trail” (4 reviews)
East Sooke Reginal Park, Sooke, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Follow the path through the fields of Aylard Farm, past the apple trees and up to the covered picnic area. From here you can take your choice of trails each winding their way along the beautiful coastline. The beach itself has a tropical feel with...More

1  Thank Gillian L
Reviewed 7 February 2017

This is good place to bring kids. Nice safe sandy beach. It's a short walk from the parking area and it's very popular in the summertime.

Thank Quintin E
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Tucked away in East Sooke, is this great beach. It is a little find! Beautiful views of the mainland, across the straits of Juan de Fuca. The beach sand is soft and the water is clear but cold. There are all kinds of shell fish,...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 6 August 2016

East Sooke Park offers a great introduction to what a west coast trail is all about. Quick access to an interesting petroglyph and awesome views of the Juan de Fuca Strait and the Olympics. To complete the entire trail along the coast (Coast Trail) leave...More

Thank Jimmy C
Reviewed 26 July 2016

East Sooke Park is a wonderful place to visit to be near the ocean and do some hiking. We did both. There are many trails some are easy and others are more difficult. You can chose.

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Lovley beach and trails, beautiful trees along the rugged coastline. Trail along the coastline or go inland and up a small mountain. See the southernmost tip of Vancouver Island along the coast trail. Great day hikes year round

Thank Jackie E
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Nothing fancy. Large parking lot and a wee hike through a meadow and fruit trees to the edge of the land, and then a little bit of a challenging walk (for those with mobility issues- nothing for the able-bodied) down to the beach. Shallow, cold...More

Thank Donald T
Reviewed 17 July 2016

What a beautiful little beach! Great picnic areas along the trails too. Unfortunately it's described as accessible which it certainly is not. Unless you don't mind sitting in a field and not going to the beautiful beach. The CRD really* needs to do some work...More

Thank B M
Reviewed 25 June 2016

Plenty of parking, a lovely walk through an old orchard and meadows, to a nice brach & pretty views.

Thank TravelingGranny1943
Reviewed 18 April 2016

got here and walked to the adjoining beach , it has a sandy area for paddling in and access to a hike to other rocky beaches that are great for just watching waves or climbing around on rocks

Thank frank t
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