The First Nations community of Esowista is located on the Esowista Peninsula (which was named for it) in the Clayoquot Sound region of the west coast of Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. Located at the head of Wickaninnish Bay, just east of Schooner Cove, it is part of the group of territories under the governance of the Tla-o-qui-aht First Nations of the Nuu-chah-nulth peoples.