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North Saanich, BC

The ocean is available for diving, kayaking, fishing, motor sports, swimming, there is also hiking at John Dean Provincial Park, golfing, and farm markets. The town of Sidney, known for its book stores, boutiques, Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre, fish monger, restaurants, and more is only a 7 minute drive. Butchart Gardens, wine taisting, distilleries and the Victoria Butterfly Gardens are all within a 15 minute drive. There is so much to do and see, below are some moments captured.

Freshly cut flowers & berries from our garden

John Dean Provincial Park

Kayak in Patricia Bay, North Saanich

Kayak full of spotted prawns

Garden Market, family farm, most wonderful figs and dried apples

Stellar Sea Lions, can hear them from the boathouse

Rock Crabs and a swim=dinner

Humpback Whales, photo from our backyard

Humpback Whales, photo from our backyard

dinner in the back yard

Garden Market, providing wonderful fresh veggies (plus tomato chips=smiles).

daily visitor

a lovely fall day on the water

Church & State Winery

Victoria Butterfly Gardens

fresh bread, crackers and pastries from local Flour Power Market.

"farm to table" from the Fickle Fig on Mills Road

Local view.... beautiful!




Ardmore Haven

5 minutes away from the airport, 15 minutes from the ferry terminal.