adventure and sportFor affordable and convenient golfing, enjoy the tranquility of Cottonwood Golf Course, just 5 minutes away.

Drive south for 30 minutes and there are several golf courses to play in the Cowichan area.

Outdoor Excitement

Exhilarating and unique outdoor experiences for all ages await at Wild Play Element Parks. This is an adventure playground including king swing, treego and bungy zone.  The Nanaimo location is just 20 minutes away.


Sealegs Kayaking operates from Transfer Beach Municipal Park in Ladysmith. They offer guided harbour tours and hourly rentals of quality paddling equipment.

Scuba Diving

Scuba diving to shipwrecks and reefs, for beginner to advanced, there are a variety of cool dive sites for you.

Whale Watching

Ocean Ecoventures operates out of Cowichan Bay. Enjoy an excursion on the local ocean water and see whales, porpoises, seals, eagles and more.