Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park, Parksville
(4.8/5 based on 550+ reviews on the web)
Take a relaxing walk in Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park. Established in 1967, the 347 ha (857 acre) park serves as a great place to camp or enjoy a picnic. Stroll down the tranquil 2 km (1.2 mile) long stretch of sandy shore to enjoy picturesque ocean views. Camp out between the tall Douglas firs that line the beach, wander the shady wooded area,and keep an eye out for Brant geese and other migratory birds. In the summer, you can relax on the soft sand, sunbathe, and swim in the warm water. Put Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park and other Parksville attractions into our Parksville trip generator, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • When we visited in the fall the waves were crashing and the beach was very small- just a few meters. Still a beautiful spot with its windswept trees. 
  • A sunny day....tide out revealing a half mile of pristine sand. Walking trails where you just might run into a black tailed deer. There also is an amazing camp ground and picnic areas for the family. ...  more »
  • Stayed with my family in a house nearby and went for a long walk through the park. Very pleasant with good views of the sea and plenty of well-marked trails in the park. Good display boards with descr...  more »