Wessex Green Space is in the seaside community of Oak Bay, one of the thirteen regions in the Capital Regional District of British Columbia. It provided a shortcut between Wessex Place and Foul Bay Road for walkers, dog walkers and bicyclists. This fifty meter long walkway is bordered by the fences of neighboring homes. Woodburn Green Space and Camosun Green Space are nearby.
Geographic Location N48º 26’ 49” W123º 19’ 14”
Wessex Green Space can be reached from the Trans Canada Highway. Continue along the Hwy 1 into Victoria as it becomes Douglas Street. Turn off Douglas onto Hillside Avenue to head east. Stay on Hillside Avenue as it becomes Lansdowne Road, near the shopping center, to reach Foul Bay Road. Henderson Road. Turn north along Henderson Road and continue along to reach Wessex Drive. Turn left onto Wessex Drive and look for the pathway on the right near the turn-a-bout area. There is limited street parking. City buses travel along Foul Bay/Henderson Road between Camosun College and the University of Victoria and lead downtown.