Fat Salmon Backpackers

Address: 3250 3rd Ave, Port Alberni, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, V9Y 4E1, Canada | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 3250 3rd Ave, Port Alberni, is near MV Lady Rose.
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    Travel Blogs from Port Alberni

    Sproat Lake

    A travel blog entry by raroboy on Jun 15, 2015

    68 photos

    ... the bakery for some more goodies … and it’s time to head back

    Beach time
    Today we parked on the other parking spot and went down to the nice beach… reading a book … soaking up the sun… dipping in the water… swimming in the water…. Relaxing… Gine ...

    Big Trees

    A travel blog entry by schwetzlangford on Oct 15, 2012

    1 comment, 11 photos

    ... br> On the way to Port Alberni, we stopped in Cathedral Grove and had a nice hike in the rain, yes, its still raining. The rain was worth it though, because we got to see our 800 year old friend Doug Fir. It was incredible, those trees are so old, and so big that we felt almost as small as we did when we saw ...

    Going to Canada

    A travel blog entry by josep7778 on Jul 31, 2011

    3 photos

    ... to Port Alberni, and begin to catch main differences between USA and Canada: indications and directions in USA are MUCH better everywhere than in Canada, on the highways and in National Parks' trails. In Canada we will get lost more than twice as you'll see...
    After that, we get to our motel, where the owner kindly explains us the highlights of the zone, just before taking a walk to the harbour, which the owner said was worth the visit: it was not. We go ...

    Lord give me the strength!

    A travel blog entry by walterm on Jun 04, 2010

    1 comment

    Well I just got my pack filled and ready for tomorrow. Saturday morning my mom is going to drive my friend and I to the other side of the island. The destination will be a small town called Bamfield. That will be where we start the West Coast Trail and head South. In Bamfield we first have to pay the $127 for the park hiking fee and $32 for the ferry crossing fees. Then we have to attend a 1 1/2 hour orientation session to make sure we still want ...

    Fulfilling a Promise

    A travel blog entry by foothills_bears on Jul 03, 2009

    45 photos

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    We stopped at the Pacheena Lighthouse to enjoy our lunch in the shade of a huge tree surrounded by a sloped green lawn dotted with white and yellow wildflowers. The tree had a vast canopy and its trunk and branches were covered with green lichen. Taking off our packs and ...