Mystic Vale, 11.6 acres of natural coniferous woodland, can be found in the south-east area of University of Victoria's campus. Much of Mystic Vale comprises a steep-sided gully and belongs to the Hobbs Creek Watershed. The university campus is part of the Straits Coast Salish peoples' traditional homeland. For thousands of years, Mystic Vale was utilized for harvesting plants, hunting and fishing.
source: University of Victoria