Kayaking

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.

Biking

With bike rentals available on-site, choose from mountain, tandem, electric and kids bikes to traverse and experience Quadra Island’s biking trails.

Climbing

For experienced climbers, the rock faces of Quadra Island offer your next conquest. From the bluffs of the Chinese Mountains to Morte Lake, with even more opportunities available on nearby Discovery Islands, Taku offers a comfortable place to rest your head between ascents.

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.

Sports

We offer a variety of sports across the resort with all necessary equipment available at the main office. Enjoy a game of volleyball, bocce, tennis, horseshoes or basketball while surrounded by tall conifers.

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.

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.

Cortes Island

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.

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.

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.