The Colwood waterfront features miles of breathtaking ocean beachfront perfect for walks, beachcombing, sand castles and water play. Summer events with music and food make the beach in Colwood a wonderful gathering place for the community.
Across the road from the beach is the Esquimalt Lagoon National Migratory Bird Sanctuary where ducks, swans, herons and eagles are often spotted along with many other shorebirds. The calm water of the lagoon is perfect for a peaceful ride in the canoe or kayak.
Learn more about Esquimalt Lagoon.
Dogs must be on leash within the Esquimalt Lagoon National Migratory Bird Sanctuary.
There are accessible areas, including the walk along Ocean Boulevard, an accessible art space and accessible washroom. The sandy beachfront and trail along the lagoon are lovely walks.