Beaches and Beach Access

We have lots of great beaches in Saanich!  Enjoy a popular beach like Cadboro Bay, or discover a secluded cove at a beach access point near you.Water View from Cordova Bay Park

How do I get to the beach?

There are 32 public beach accesses along our ocean shores and 4 at Prospect Lake.

Most popular beaches

What can I expect at the beach?

Please respect the neighbours. Be sensitive to the plants and animals living along our shores. 

Can I launch a boat?

Yes, though access varies. We don’t have any public trailer boat launches along the ocean in Saanich.

Trailer boat launches

Car-top boat launches

You can comfortably launch car-top boats in many places.

If you need equipment access to your beach property, start by emailing Environmental Services.