Desolation Sound

Within the channels and straits of Desolation Sound, the island archipelagos are both isolating and breaktaking in their pristine natural beauty. From Taku, you can either enjoy the view from your room or explore the waters of Desolation Sound by boat.

Cookery

Our culinary courses provide rare opportunities to get to know great chefs through a blend of intimate personal instruction and dialogue. Our modern home-style kitchen is designed to make guests feel like they are cooking with their entire family

Beachcombing

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.

Stonehouse

Steps from the shore line of Drew Harbour, our stonehouse offers a place to cook, play and mingle with friends and family.

Weddings

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.

Sailing

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.

Fishing

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.

Farm to Table

Farm to Table is the harvesting of local produce for the purpose of cooking it within a short time frame. With a garden located on the resort and a community garden a short drive away, we are privileged and proud of our ability to utilize Farm to Table practices in all our cookery offerings.

Paddleboarding

For many, paddle boarding is a mellow alternative to kayaking. With paddleboard rentals available on site, it’s the most accessible way to experience the open water at Taku.

Hiking

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.