Secret Lakes of Southern Vancouver Island is the only guidebook dedicated to exploring the beautiful lakes of southern Vancouver Island.
The 152 page book covers 25 lakes from Sooke to Saanich, and has plenty more information than you’ll find on this website including maps, top ten lists for swimming, fishing, hiking, boating, nature, accessibility, families, and dogs.
The book is packed with practical information, fascinating history, trivia and unique natural highlights to watch for – anyone that enjoys the outdoors will love this book!
“Anyone who enjoys spending summer days outdoors will find Secret Lakes of Southern Vancouver Island is a worthy addition to their home library. It would be a great book to have in your car for those spur-of-the-moment picnics over the course of the summer.”
- Times Colonist
“Secret Lakes goes beyond Thetis, Elk and Prospect and delivers the goods on lesser known lakes like Eagles, Pease, Lookout and almost 20 other lakes… Compiled in an easy-to-read manner, Secret Lakes is full of Top 10 lists, quick facts and historical context.”
- Monday Magazine
“An excellent reference book to those who may not know where the “locals” go to recreate.”
- Sooke News Mirror