Cox Bay

Vancouver Island
Paddling Area:Long Beach
Coordinates:49.1011134, -125.8737437
Site Type:Commercial
Tent Sites:unknown
Site Access:Sea, road, trail
Marine Trail:N/A
Last Update:02/16/2023

Landing Comments:

Exposed sweeping low gradient sand beach. W aspect. Heavier, more consistent surf than nearby beaches in swells except from S. Headland at S end offers more protection. Landing not advised in winter or in swells over 1 m. Vessel traffic. Beware of surfers.

Camp Comments:

Bookable private commercial campsites e.g. Long Beach Lodge Resort, Cox Bay Beach Resort, Pacific Sands Beach Resort.

Other Comments:

Tidepools. Parking at public lot accessed by entrance to Long Beach Lodge Resort. Also on Maltby Road.

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