Stay cool at RRU: misting station this Thursday & Friday

A child plays under an outdoor sprinkler

Need a place to get cool?

In partnership with the City of Colwood and the Colwood Fire Department, Royal Roads is hosting a free, public misting station along the shores of the Esquimalt Lagoon.

  • Thursday, July 28 from 2 to 5 p.m.
  • Friday, July 29 from 1 to 5 p.m.


Turn off Sooke Road on to University Drive and head straight past Hatley Castle toward the water. You can find parking at the roundabout. You'll see the Misting Station in front of the Boat House right along the water.

Get directions for walking, biking or driving on Google Maps.

A map to the misting station at RRU

More places to stay cool in the the West Shore

You can find more places to cool off in Langford, Colwood and View Royal in this City of Langford map.