Milnes Landing Camp
SVI units can book the outdoor sites for day & evening use for the rest of this Guiding year.
For a PDF of the Milnes Landing Brochure, click here
Click here for a calendar of available dates at Milnes Landing
Milnes Landing Camp is located on 10 acres of property on Sooke River Road and includes two fully equipped cabins. Trees surround the Upper Cabin while the Lower Cabin overlooks the Sooke River. The location allows for easy access to the Sooke Region Museum and the Galloping Goose Trail. A variety of native plants can be identified in the forested area and along the river.
The cabins are designed to be self-contained units.
Each cabin includes:
cutlery (knives, forks, spoons)
electric coffeemaker cutting boards side plates
electric griddles(s) baking utensils dinner plates
electric kettle stock pot, pots bowls
toasters muffin pans mugs
mixing bowls measuring cups glasses
mixing spoons, whisk wash basins knives, can openers
cookie sheets draining racks fry pans
Upper Cabin: 30 campers (youth + adults)
The cabin is wheelchair accessible and has indoor washrooms (one wheelchair) and shower. The kitchen has a stove, fridge, microwave and hot water. There is a large main room with a fireplace and a propane furnace. Adjacent is the sleeping room with 24 bunks, no mattresses. Outside is a lovely covered porch with picnic tables.
Lower Cabin: 24 campers total (youth + adults)
The main room has a wood-stove and 15 bunks that fold away (5 more bunks in an adjacent room). Off the main room is a glassed in veranda with table and chairs for meals and activities and the kitchen with a residential propane (gas) stove, electric fridge and hot water. Rooms are heated by a propane furnace. The washrooms are accessed through a separate entrance but have sinks and flushable toilets.
Things to do and see nearby:
Hike the Sooke River, down to the flats
Sooke Regional Museum and SEAPARC pool & arena (5 minute drive or 20 minute walk)
Sooke Pot Holes Regional Park (5 km north)
- waterfall to see in winter
- swimming in summer
Cooper's Cove Oyster Farm
Galloping Goose Trail for hiking or cycling
French Beach Provincial Park is a 20 minute drive
How to book:
Sparks and Brownies are given priority February through June and
September & October.
For SVI members, see the Camp Booking information and book online.
For other organizations - bookings are only available for SVI Area Girl Guides, due to COVID-19.