Lakes of Victoria, BC Guidebook (Paperback)


Explore the outdoors and learn about local history with this unique guidebook to Victoria’s freshwater lakes. This softcover book features 31 lakes with public access in Saanich, the Highlands, View Royal, Langford, Colwood, the Malahat, Sea to Sea Regional Park, Sooke, and Otter Point.

  • Walk: Enjoy lakeside strolls, benches, and boardwalks.
  • Hike: Discover single-track trails and scenic views.
  • Swim: Find the best beaches and docks to soak up the sun.
  • Fish: Learn about stocking trends and casting piers.
  • Paddle: Explore islands, shorelines, and hidden bays.
  • Bike: Plan your next route and hit the trails.

Along the way you will meet the animals and plants that call these lakes and watersheds home, unearth forgotten place names, and learn stories of days past.

This book is full of useful maps, access information, and local trivia to get you started on your next family day or great adventure.

From locals to visitors, everyone will discover something new about the freshwater lakes that bring Victoria to life.

The paperback will be mailed to you via Canada Post within 3–5 business days.  Pay with a credit card or PayPal.   For information contact