Parksville Activities

Endless Beaches, Golf Courses, Parks and More

Discovered for our beaches, Treasured for our lifestyle

With over 7.5 km of sandy shoreline, a variety of Vancouver Island golf courses, a mild year round climate, a great selection of parks, trails galore, an abundance of wildlife, world famous Vancouver Island fishing, outstanding Parksville spas, and superb shopping opportunities on every street corner, Parksville has all the activities and excursions you could ask for!


Sunrise Ridge Waterfront Resort is located in the heart of Canada’s Riviera and on a sandy Parksville beach. This area’s 19 kilometers of shoreline are perfect for you.



Dine in or dine out! You can enjoy the sunset and a self prepared meal in your vacation home or from one of the many local beachfront restaurants.

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Parks & Wildlife

Wander through some of the community or provincial parks and experience some nature inspired attractions.

Family Fun

Parksville is known on Vancouver Island to be one of Canada’s best family friendly beach communities. Enjoy activities and attractions for the whole family!



Vancouver Island is well known to hikers who visit to enjoy the island’s natural beauty and array of hiking trails, ancient rainforests, and west coast beaches.

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Surrounded by breathtaking views of Craig Bay and the Strait of Georgia, Sunrise Ridge is surrounded by a hub of marine adventure.



Beautiful golf courses are a short drive away and because of the mild climate on Vancouver Island are open almost 365 days a year.



Whether you love a pedicure, delight in soothing facials or revel in a full-body massage, these spas have something special for you.


Winter Activities

Winter on Vancouver Island gives you the best of all possible worlds – mild climate and access to some of the best snow in BC!

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Arts, Culture, & History

Parksville and Qualicum boast an extensive and diverse history which has been explored and uncovered for generations.