Travel Blogs from Tofino
A day for the hikers. Set off and walked the Wild Pacific Trail along the coast from hotel to the west. Lots of little detours to lookouts with great views across the Pacific and along the coast, called Artist's Loops. Another perfect day so we did not get to see an angry Pacific, it's name has been appropriate. Walked back through Ucluelet via Ucluelet Harbour and the Boat Basin where many boats were moored in ...
... really change, wherever you are! Then off the other end, and a lovely drive across Vancouver Island to Tofino and our home for the next six days. Great little beach house and first jump (paddle!) in the Pacific Ocean. Pretty thankful this evening not to be getting in a car for the next few days. Time to stop, play with the frisbee, build some sandcastles, surf, fly the kite and relax...bring it ...
... link to the nearby Mackenzie Beach! Unfortunately it was not completely finished but took us to another amazingly wild and undiscovered beach before turning back to the town! The trail takes you though more rainforest which is like walking through Jurrasic Park with the huge trees and dense green bush! Its another world out here!
After lunch we drove to the nearby Chesterman Beach, a 2.3km beach, which is popular with surfers! There must have been 20-30 people ...
... far. They are formed by surface water being forced down about 5 km through a major fault line. The water is then forced up again where it cascaded into the naturally formed mineral pools. Two hours later, feeling a little like a cooked lobster (or crab out here), we changed, hiked back to our waiting float plane, and flew back to Tofino. We didn’t see any whales, but noticed the fish farms dotted among the islands. It’s so exhilarating to ...
As March began to draw to a close, Maria and I realized that we were running out of time to explore the entire Vancouver Island. As such, we had to sit down and pick and choose one area that we wanted to visit above all others.
With some semblance of a plan, and the most optimistic-looking weather forecast since our arrival ...
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Other places to stay in Tofino
Middle Beach Lodge Box 100 Tofino, Tofino | 3 star hotelfrom $123
- Such a peaceful place
- Good for the price
- It's unanimous, this place is wonderful
500 Osprey Lane at Chesterman Beach, Tofino | 4 star hotelfrom $348
- Excellence, I cannot wait to go back and I will!
- Relaxing Break
- Highly recommend
542 Campbell Street, Tofino | Hotelfrom $78
120 First Street, Tofino | 3 star hotelfrom $74
1294 Lynn Road, Tofino | Hotelfrom $97
Main Street , Tofino | Hotelfrom $144