French Beach Provincial Park
Juan de Fuca, BC .
Situated on the scenic Strait of Juan de Fuca on the west coast of southern Vancouver Island, French Beach Provincial Park offers beautiful hiking trails through lush forests, and a sand and pebble beach where visitors can relax and enjoy a picnic or take a cool dip in the ocean. In addition to fabulous views of the Strait of Juan de Fuca and the Olympic Mountains, the 1,600-metre beach is an ideal location for exploring and whale watching. You may spot roaming pods of resident killer whales offshore, as well as otters, seals and sea lions. French Beach is also a good spot to observe Bald eagles, ospreys and a variety of seabirds. French Beach offers year-round vehicle accessible camping in a beautiful natural setting. Facilities include a picnic/day-use area, a sani-station, pit toilets and fresh water. For more information, please email Tourism Victoria's Visitor Centre at firstname.lastname@example.org, or phone 250-953-2033 or toll-free 800-663-3883.