Duck Pond

Duck Pond is a popular swimming spot on Cowichan River. On the left of the picture is the footbridge across the river, it provides a shortcut to town and is made of an old unused train trestle.

Hot summer days may require cooling off in the water. Duck Pond is a short walk from Crown House. Make sure to pick up some towels before heading out. The water is warm and slow-moving at Duck Pond. Duck pond is surrounded by greenery and mountain views. Public washrooms, picnic area, children’s playground and large floating swim platforms round out the public access park.