Quimper Park

  Quimper Park is in the seaside community of Sooke, one of thirteen communities that form the Capital Regional District of British Columbia.  Quimper Park is right beside Whiffen Spit Park. Quimper Park is named after Sub-Lt. Manuel Quimper who claimed the land at the entrance of Sooke Harbor for Spain in seventeen ninety. Quimper … Continue reading Quimper Park

Millennium Memorial Park

Millennium Memorial Park is in the seaside community of Sooke, one of thirteen communities that form the Capital Regional District of British Columbia. This one hectare community park contains the Muirside Cemetery, pathway and a small grass covered area. The Muirside Cemetery is the pioneer Muir family burial grounds. Mr. John Muir, a Scottish settler, … Continue reading Millennium Memorial Park