Hot Springs Cove, Tofino

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The geothermal hot springs of Hot Springs Cove represent an untouched paradise within the Maquinna Provincial Park, exclusively accessible through charter companies via boat or seaplane. On your trip to the park, watch for whales and sea lions. Bring a change of clothes and sturdy shoes, and upon your arrival you'll embark on a short walk along a cedar trail through temperate old-growth forest. Once you reach the hot springs, soak your worries away in the cascading pools. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Hot Springs Cove by using our Tofino online tour itinerary planner .
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  • Beautiful, albeit crowded, place. Lovely 30 minute hike. Wonderful, natural experience for everyone.  more »
  • What more can be said?! This isn't a place that can be described in words - seeing is believing. Revel in the quaint and vibrant memories left by the broad range of people who have visited this magica...  more »
  • Make the trek to the hot springs. The pools are small - go when it isn't busy for best experience. Use ATLEO airlines to get there quickly - 12 minutes by seaplane!  more »
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