COWICHAN VALLEY & LOCAL SHAWNIGAN LAKE MAP, DIRECTIONS, GEOGRAPHY AND ATTRACTIONS: 

THE CABIN CLUB: This BC Rental Home is located at Shawnigan Lake BC on Vancouver Island. Shawnigan Lake is part of the electoral Cowichan Valley Regional District.  The lake is 7 Miles long.  It is a 28 mile drive and a 30 to 40 minutes north of Victoria. Or a 40 to 45 minute drive south from Nanaimo. See our Climate Page for the weather and temperatures. 

GEOGRAPHY:

Shawnigan Lake is located approximately 48 km (30 mi) north of Victoria, and borders the communities of Cobble Hill and Mill Bay. The village of Shawnigan Lake, located on the eastern shore, contains two small general stores, three restaurants, several beaches and various small businesses including a barber, gas station, pharmacy and two coffee shops. There is also a museum, run by the Shawnigan Lake Historical Society. The north-west end of the village also includes many summer cabins and a large lakeside park. The south end of the lake is largely undeveloped, discounting the lake shore itself, with scattered farmland and numerous hiking trails.

Residents of Shawnigan Lake also have access to nearby communities such as Mill Bay and Langford and Duncan that offer more shopping, employment, and educational opportunities.

MANY SHAWNIGAN LAKE LOCAL & COWICHAN VALLEY ATTRACTIONS TO CHOOSE FROM:

These are just a few: 

There is lots to do at Shawnigan just a short drive to the Shawnigan Lake Village where you will find most of what you need from groceries to small restaurants and take outs, a pharmacy and gas station around the corner is Masons Public Beach and Store.  Take brisk 20 minute walk to the Galley Grill for burgers and beer and all you can eat Sunday Brunch Buffet!   Or take a 20 minute drive to the Mill Bay Shopping Center and browse the shops and eat at Bridgemans Bistro one of the best restaurants in the area 

SHAWNIGAN LAKE AMENITIES MAP:

Click on the map to enlarge it to see all the local amenities.

Shawnigan Lake Map

TRAVEL DIRECTIONS: 

If you are travelling to and from the mainland go to BC Ferries Schedules  >>: 

THE CABIN CLUB
2090 Shawnigan Lake Rd Shawnigan Lake, BC V0R 2W5
Telephone: 1-866-575-0043 Fax: 1-888-652-8308