The District of Sooke

Located west of Victoria, Sooke became incorporated in 1999. With an estimated population of over 12,000, Sooke is divided into distinct areas known as Sooke Proper, East Sooke, Broomhill, Saseenos, Sooke River, Whiffin Spit and "the West Coast Road." There is a growing business section in the downtown core, good schools, sports facilities and an excellent museum.

Sooke offers a variety of recreational activities reflecting its natural surroundings. Excellent fishing, boating, hunting, hiking and horseback riding are available. The area contains an abundance of lakes, parks and nature trails including the Galloping Goose linear park, East Sooke Park, Sooke Pot Holes, the well-known Sooke Harbour, the world-renowned West Coast Trail and Botanical Beach at Port Renfrew, and the West Coast Trail's new extension of the Juan de Fuca marine park to Jordan River. Sooke also offers one of the world's best surfing beaches. The biggest event of the year is "All Sooke Days." Golfers can enjoy the Phillips John Memorial Golf Club.

Sooke is a popular tourist area boasting the world famous "Sooke Harbor House" and a large number of private bed and breakfast facilities and country lodges tucked away in the woods and usually on the waterfront. It also has a local government wharf and private marinas.

 Sooke falls under the jurisdiction of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. The community also has a well-trained ambulance service and a volunteer fire department. Parts of the community are served by a municipal water system, however there are large areas that are served by private wells and community water systems. Septic tanks and septic fields are the norm though some areas are serviced by private sewage system. Garbage collection is done on a private basis.

For more information visit the website of The District of Sooke.

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7181 Francis Rd     For Sale: $888,000 CAD

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Sitting on a 10,019 sq ft lot, this 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom + Den home in Whiffin Spit/West Coast Beach area is not only a stunning home but has been impeccably maintained from top to bottom! Beautiful hardwood floors welcome you into the main floor to the living room with gas fireplace, dining room, den and specious kitchen. Kitchen offers tile backsplash, island and built in eating area perfect for families! Fully heated billiards room/bonus room with pool table atop the double garage. Fully landscaped yard with underground sprinklers, large back patio, finished shed for storage, and wide driveway for R/V or boat. You will not want to miss out seeing this stunning home!  •  Read more
4 bedrooms / 3 bathrooms