If the ocean is too cold for you to swim in ... try one of the great public swimming pools in Victoria. Crystal Pool - 2275 Quadra St. Saanich Commonwealth Place - 4636 Elk Lake Dr. Gordon Head Recreation Centre - 4100 Lambrick Way Esquimalt Recreation Centre - 527 Fraser St.
Elk Lake/Beaver Lake Trail Beaver Lake & Elk Lake are often spoken of together ... they're actually 2 lakes joined together with beaches on both ends. There is a great trail that circles both lakes if you're feeling adventurous as well ... allow about 2 hours to do the entire 10 km loop.
Cadboro-Gyro Park Cadboro-Gyro Park is designated a Community Park with a unique and substantial waterfront that appeals to residents throughout the region. The park is within easy walking distance of Cadboro Bay Village and the University of Victoria and features a sandy beach which has beautiful open views of the Juan de Fuca Strait and the