Long walks on the beach have always been a great way to connect and relax. Beachcombing along the shores of Quadra Island offers a chance to discover the hidden wonders of the sea while creating lasting memories with friends and family.
While at Quadra, experience the unspoiled natural beauty of the diverse marine life of the Discovery Islands. Just by coming to Quadra you give yourself the opportunity to witness seals, otters, herons, starfish, orcas and many other marine animals in their natural environment.
Whether it’s catching shiners off the dock as a family or chasing salmon in the open water, the waters east of Quadra island offer thrilling fishing opportunities for people of all interest and skill levels.
With bike rentals available on-site, choose from mountain, tandem, electric and kids bikes to traverse and experience Quadra Island’s biking trails.
From Taku the ferry terminal at Heriot Bay is just a quick stroll away. Island hop from Quadra over to Cortes Island for scenic views of Desolation Sound and to discover another island community.
Perhaps the most timeless way to connect with nature, trekking the woods of Quadra Island ranges from waterfront strolls to rigorous adventures. But with all trails eventually leading to breathtaking panoramic views. Discover the magnificent corners of the island through Quadra’s extensive hiking network.
Grab a complimentary towel from the office and rest your mind and muscles in our private hot tub located steps away from the terrace suites.
Drew Harbour is a popular destination for sailors looking to take refuge from rough waters. The extension of Rebecca Spit into the harbour makes for calm waters and a great place to moor for those reaching Taku from the sea. For experienced guests, we offer access to rental sailboats at our marina.
Imagine a magnificent seaside ceremony followed by an extraordinary reception.
With all your guest’s accommodations right on-site, our wedding venue makes planning your special day that much easier.
Taku’s placement in Drew Harbour provides the perfect water conditions for kayakers from beginner to experienced. With Quadra Island Kayaks situated on site and a painless kayak launch conveniently located on the dock, the calm waters of Drew Harbour are a remarkable way to experience the majestic island archipelago of Desolation Sound.