Fat Salmon Backpackers

3250 3rd Ave, Port Alberni, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, V9Y 4E1, Canada | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from Port Alberni

Surprising Alberni

A travel blog entry by terredeshommes


Surprising Alberni


Lors de mon premier voyage en BC, j'avais vraiment suivi le circuit touristique classique: Vancouver, Victoria, petit train pour rejoindre Nanaimo, ensuite Tofino, le Clayoquot Sound et le Pacific Rim National Park, et de lÓ retour Ó Vancouver. Le petit train Útait excellent avec plein de …

Survived a second night

A travel blog entry by mbrom


Off early from the Backpackers to do the coast up to Tofino and Ucluelet. This area is very popular and as it was the Summer hols in Canada, we had loads of people to share the spots with. Tofino is a nice little seaside town with many First Nation craft stores. The indigenous people were original inhabitants and the Visitors Centre at Wickanninish …

Fat Salmon - one star

A travel blog entry by mbrom


Were sorry to leave our little cottage in Sayward-Michelle and Rick were great hosts and Rick's stories of his logging days were incredible. He was felling in the mountains up until March this year when his work belt snagged and he fell over a bluff with the tree falling on him. As he works alone, he was only found when he didn't report in. He was …

Port Alberni May 16, 2011

A travel blog entry by billy_biddy


Billy_biddy stayed here on May 16, 2011 during their trip titled: Billy and Biddy's American Adventure.

You can even hitch with bus drivers in Vancouver

A travel blog entry by teamzandy


Port Alberni was just where we stayed so we could pick up the Ferry ride down to Bamfield - the start of the West Coast trail. It is a bit of an industrial port, so not very picturesque, we had about a 30 minute walk from where the greyhound picked us up to the Fat Salmon hostel - which appears to be the only hostel in town, because every local …

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This hostel, located on 3250 3rd Ave, Port Alberni, is near MV Lady Rose.
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