Victoria recreation guide - Victoria BC bed and breakfast
Adrena Line Zipline, 5128C Sooke Road, Victoria, www.adrenalinezip.com - experience two exhilarating hours of soaring through the forests of the Sooke Hills. Highly recommended by Martin, his only cautionary note is that it is not for those with a fear of heights (he is not keen on heights but did not find it scary; he can't wait to try it again).
Horseback riding, Woodgate Stables (250 652-0287), Aspen Park Stables (250 479-6843)
Falconry, in Duncan (250 746-0372).
Cycling and mountain biking - see the Victoria Cycling page for details about Victoria cycling options, including the Galloping Goose Trail.
Caving, Horne Lake Caves (250 248-7825) near Qualicum Beach (2.5 hour drive).
Skiing, snowboarding at Mount Washington (3.5 hour drive)
Climbing - The Boulders Climbing Gym at nearby Stelly's School.
Swimming pool, recreation centre, the nearby Saanich Commonwealth Place has comprehensive fitness and recreation facilities including a gym, full-size pool and wave pool.
Cricket, see the quintessential English game at Beacon Hill Park (over 90 area teams).
See whale-watching, kayaking, fishing etc on our marine recreations page.
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Victoria golf courses provide year-round golfing on southern Vancouver Island BC with many to select from. Some are close to our association's bed and breakfasts.
Ardmore Golf Course, http://www.ardmoregolfcourse.com, 930 Ardmore Drive, Sidney (250 656-4621).
Bear Mountain, www.bearmountain.ca, 1999 Country Club Way, Victoria (1-888 533-2327)
Cedar Hill Golf Course, www.gov.saanich.bc.ca/resident/recreation/golf.html, 1400 Derby Road, Victoria (250-475-7150). 10 minutes from downtown in the municipality of Saanich. 5100 yards on 18 holes, this par 67 course offers rentals, snack bar and lounge.
Cordova Bay Golf Course, www.cordovabaygolf.com, (250 658-4444). Nearby. Popular with our guests.
Glen Meadows, www.glenmeadows.bc.ca/, 1050 McTavish Road, Sidney (250 656-3921). A championship course with 18 holes, 35 sand traps and five water hazards on 6,000 yards. Clubhouse with rentals, also tennis courts and a curling rink.
Gorge Vale, www.gorgevalegolf.com, 1005 Craigflower Rad, Victoria (250 383-6451)
Highland Pacific Golf, www.highlandpacificgolf.com, 450 Creed Road, Victoria (250-478-4653)
Olympic View Golf Club, www.golfbc.com/courses/olympic_view, 643 Latoria Road, Victoria (1-800 446-5322). A beautiful 18 hole, 6,414-yard public course plays around two waterfalls and 12 lakes.
Prospect Lake Golf Course, http://www.golfprospect.com, 4633 Prospect Lake Road, Victoria (250 779-2688). Nearby. 9 Hole, par 32 played along the southern shores of Prospect Lake.
Royal Colwood Golf Course, www.royalcolwood.org, 629 Goldstream Ave, Victoria (250-478 8331). 18 Hole, Par 72.
Royal Oak Golf Club, www.royaloakgolfclub.com, 540 Marsett Place, Victoria (250 658-1433). Nearby. Par 33 9 holeS.
Uplands Golf Club, www.uplandsgolfclub.org, 3300 Cadboro Bay Road, Victoria (250 592-7313)
Victoria Golf Course, www.victoriagolf.com, 1110 Beach Drive, Victoria (250 598-4321)
Victoria recreation and golf page