You don't need to travel far to enjoy your own treasure hunt in Sooke. Within 15 miles of the Inn there are over 70 caches including several within a kilometer of our door.
September/October 2009 issue of IslandMoments
In addition to the bakeries listed, Ocean Wilderness Inn would add Little Vienna Bakery in Sooke for great bread (including gluten free available by special order), schnekies and super soup.
Sooke is Amazing
Ocean Wilderness Inn made the first donation to the new Sooke Region Fruit Tree Project, which is run by Sooke Food CHI. The apples and plums were harvested by Kundalini yogis who where performing seva (service to others) during their yoga camp weekend.
MP Strahl finds the Hot Spot while Chasing the Golden Butterfly
The outing was a demonstration by NPTGS (geocahing group) on Chasing the Golden Butterfly, a heritage tourism initiative combining a traditional passport program with the rapidly-expanding pastime of geocaching. (Note from Ocean Wilderness Inn - there have recently been 4 new caches place within 5 miles of the inn.)
Watching Whales Watching Us
Ocean Wilderness Inn comment: There is at least one gray whale that frequently visits Botanical Beach in Port Renfew.
Official enewsletter of Tourism Vancouver Island (note the information on picnics - Ocean Wilderness Inn will also pack a picnic backpack for you)
Her island entree: seaweed
SOOKE, B.C. - Diane Bernard's knee-high rubber boots squeaked and slurped as she walked across seaweed beds on a rocky spit on Vancouver Island's southern coast. Behind her, Washington's Olympic Mountains rose above a band of mist and an incoming tide surged through the Juan de Fuca Strait.