OVERVIEW


Explore the southern half of Pacific Rim’s Long Beach Unit on this in-depth coastal day hike. From the trailhead, you will immediately be immersed in the Coastal Temperate Rainforest, known as one of the highest biomass-producing areas in the world. Journey northward across Florencia Bay to link up with the boardwalk network of Parks Canada trails and discover the rich natural history of Vancouver Island’s west coast.

Rate based on 1-2 Guests

$500 CAD

+$75 for each additional guest | plus GST

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STARTING LOCATION

Willowbrae Trail, Pacific Rim National Park

ACTIVITY

Hiking

DURATION

6 hours

DISTANCE

12 km

RATING

Moderate

HIGHLIGHTS


Varied Terrain & Ecosystems

This coastal track covers the entire southern half of Pacific Rim National Park where we will link the Willowbrae trail to Florencia Bay, continue northwards to the Nuu-chah-nulth trail, Wickaninnish Beach and Combers Beach for many opportunities for large landscape views and temperate rainforest exploration.

Natural and Cultural History

Your private interpretive guide will teach you about the local ecosystems including the plants and animals of this coastal rainforest, intertidal and marine life. We will also explore the rich history of the region, from the fur-trade to whaling and everything in between.

Rewarding Coastal Pacific Rim Hike

This moderate hike in Pacific Rim National Park leads through sandy beaches, gravel and board walk trails and links our favourite trails together to experience the National Park's best areas. We highly recommend this hike for first time visitors who want to make the most of their trip to Tofino.

MORE INFORMATION


Getting There: This hike begins at Willowbrae Trailhead on Willowbrae Road at the entrance to Wya Point Resort, about 35km from Tofino and 6km from Ucluelet.

Click the link below for more information and detailed maps about this walk.

Hiking Tofino

What to Bring: 
  • Lunch is included in this tour
  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Water
  • Day pack
  • Rain jacket

What's Not Included: 
  • Parks Canada entry fee
  • Transportation (unless requested)
  • Gratuity for your guide

Based in Tofino BC, Long Beach Nature Tours strive to create a unique private experience for you, our guest. With a variety of trails to explore ranging from leisurely walks to more adventurous pursuits, your tour will be customized to your interests and abilities. Our hiking guides are accredited by Parks Canada, Association of Canadian Mountain Guides, are experienced and professional interpreters and biologists. Our goal is to connect our guests with nature, to educate visitors to this region and to discover wild places.

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