The Town of View Royal, BC, has some unique waterfront beach accesses with views of Fisgard Lighthouse, forested areas, watery reefs and the Olympic Mountains of Washington State in the distance. This is one of those amazing places. Limekiln Cove Green Space is natural area with a wooden staircase to a viewpoint of Limekiln Cove. Located a ridge over the shoreline, the terraced viewing area has an inset compass rose that is a beautiful work of art and enhances the natural nautical feeling of the area. There is no water access from this site. This site has a Thermopylae Club inscription on a rock base. This is a wonderful place to explore in your backyard and is part of the Harbour Loop walking route in View Royal. Stewart Beach, Beaumont Beach, Helmcken Corner Park, Heddle Park and Newstead Park are nearby.
Geographical location N48° 27’ 15” W123° 26’ 35”
Limekiln Cove Green Space can be reached from the Trans Canada Highway also called Hwy 1. Turn south onto Helmcken Road and continue across the Island Highway. The green space is located at foot of Helmcken Road. There is limited parking near the green space. City buses travel along the Island Highway and Helmcken Road.