Local Activities

BeachThere is lots to do in and around the camp and in Otter Point and the Sooke area:

 

Jack Brooks Fish Hatchery- located off Boneyard Main, an easy walk from camp. Opens late September as Sooke Salmon Enhancement Society members collect brood stock; remains in use till May when last of fry are released into Young Lake. Contact Mel Hull at melvin.hull@gmail.com

 

Sooke Regional Museum- 2070 Phillips Road, at the lighthouse as you enter Sooke from Victoria. Info at www.sookeregionmuseum.com

 

Juan de Fuca Marine Trail- spectacular coastal hiking, several trailheads along the West Coast Rd. www.juandefucamarinetrail.com

 

Sooke Potholes- CRD park on the Sooke River. www.sookepotholes.com

 

Galloping Goose Trail

 

Charters River Salmon Interpretive Centre, 2895 Sooke River Rd.  www.salmonforsooke.com or 250 642 4200

 

Have you visited a spot near Camp Barnard that others should see? Let us know at campcommittee@victoriascouts.ca