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 Home > Travel BC > BC Cities and Towns > Vancouver, Coast & Mountains  > Wilson Creek

Wilson Creek
Wilson Creek is located just north of Roberts Creek and Gibsons on BC's Sunshine Coast. Wilson Creek is a quiet oceanfront neighbourhood that is included in the District of Sechelt.

How To Get Here
To get here take the ferry from West Vancouver's Horseshoe Bay to the Langdale Terminal. Wilson Creek is 24 km (15 miles) away, about a 25-minute drive north of Langdale on Hwy 101. Coming from Sechelt, Wilson Creek is just south of Davis Bay.

Wilson Creek Shopping Plaza
The main area of Wilson Creek is located at the traffic lights at Field Road and Hwy 101. Here you can find the Wilson Creek Shopping Plaza. The plaza includes an IGA Marketplace, Shell Service Station, a full-service pharmacy called the Medicine Shoppe, a video rental store plus a take-out pizza shop.

Strait Coffee Traders
Also located in the Wilson Creek Shopping plaza is Strait Coffee Traders, a fair trade coffee supplier to fine restaurants along the Sunshine Coast. If you like, Strait Coffee has a small sit down area to enjoy a coffee with freshly baked treats and other food including daily home-made soup.

Georgia Strait Café
Another café that resides in Wilson Creek just across Hwy 101 from the Plaza is the Georgia Strait Café. The café is housed in one of the original buildings in Wilson Creek which used to serve as a meeting place for the local loggers. Presently the Georgia Strait Café now caters to a fun-running, young crowd offering a wide selection of food and refreshments.

Canadian Tire
There is also the Sechelt Canadian Tire store located next to the Wilson Creek Shopping Plaza. If you happen to be short on supplies or need an RV dump station, this Canadian Tire has a good-sized parking lot and easy access off Hwy 101.

Chapman Creek Fish Hatchery
While you're visiting Wilson Creek take your time and visit the Chapman Creek Fish Hatchery. Located north on Field Road Chapman Creek Fish Hatchery has a couple of lookout platforms where you can watch returning coho and pink salmon spawn. There is also a short trail that you can walk along to view this natural wonder.

Roberts Creek Provincial Park
The nearest provincial park to Wilson Creek is at Roberts Creek about a five minute drive south from here. Roberts Creek Provincial Park which has a small campground located on Hwy 101 plus a picnic and beach area situated off Beach Ave. next to the ocean.

The Creekside Campground and RV Park
For people travelling through on Hwy 101, try staying at the Creekside Campground and RV Park formerly the Wilson Creek Campground. The sites are private, tenting is permitted and it is conveniently located next to the Wilson Creek Shopping Plaza.

Further Information

Map of Sechelt and Roberts Creek
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Wilson Creek Plaza
Wilson Creek Plaza

 

Georgia Strait Cafe
Georgia Strait Cafe

 

Sechelt Canadian Tire
Sechelt Canadian Tire

 

Ocean Waterfront Homes
Ocean Waterfront Homes

 

Wilson Creek Campground
Creekside Campground

 
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