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Sandcut Beach — a Day Trip

Sandcut Beach is almost unknown, even to local people. There are no signs and no “improvements” for parking or access to the beach. If you are looking for a peaceful walk through a forest of giant coastal spruce and douglas fir, with a scenic beach at the other end, you have come to the right […]

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East Sooke’s Best Walks

Everyone wants a nice place to walk near a vacation home they have rented for the weekend. If you have a dog, a hike can turn your holiday into a real adventure. Pet friendly Andover Cottage is a short drive away from three terrific trails; Aylard Farm, Anderson Cove, and Iron Mine Bay. Last weekend, […]

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Welcome to the Island Vacation Homes Blog!

The purpose of this blog is inform you about things to do in the Sooke area. Many opportunities for fun and relaxation in Sooke are almost unknown. This is part of Sooke’s charm. You can come here, ride a bike, go kayaking, or find a nice restaurant and feel like you are finding something wonderful […]

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