Located on the Southern tip of Vancouver Island and a mere 20 minutes from Victoria, Metchosin features an abundance of parks, beautiful trails and vacation homes.
Residents frequently choose Metchosin for its wide-array of natural beauty and large parks. Metchosin features numerous outstanding parks ranging from Albert Head Lagoon Regional Park and Matheson Lake Regional Park to Buckbursh Swamp. The Devonian Regional Park is a 40-acre forested park reaching from William Head Road in Metchosin to Parry Bay on Juan de Fuca Strait. Metchosin showcases some of the very best natural splendor of Vancouver Island as well as beautiful farmland, trails and beaches. It is also home to a small college, Pearson College, which was founded in 1974.