Duncan Totem Poles, Duncan

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A vital part of any tour of the city, Duncan Totem Poles represent and honor the native Cowichan Tribe. Erected in the 1980s and numbering around 80, these ornate, colorful wooden totem poles each represent an allegorical part of the tribe's traditions, including the chiefs, nature, wealth, and family. Take a self-guided walking tour of the totems starting at the railway station (or any point, really), following the yellow footprints on the sidewalk that lead the way. Arrange to visit Duncan Totem Poles and other attractions in Duncan using our Duncan holiday planning tool .
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  • September 26, 2017
    I saw a lot of totem poles in this town. Lucky We could see demonstration how to make totem pole. We could follow the yellow foot prints for meeting all the totem poles. All drivers there were waiting...  more »
  • September 22, 2017
    Have a wander around town spotting the totems.... follow the yellow footprints. They are nicely laid out & well maintained. A great free attraction and a nice way to spend an hour.  more »
  • September 16, 2017
    visited Duncan's totems while on an organised bus tour. Susan guided us through the little city explaining the various themes presented on the extraordinary totems. Saw the thunderbirds eagles whales ...  more »

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