West Coast Trail, Victoria Capital Regional District

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  • This is not a trail for beginners or even intermediate hikers. It's over 75km of gruelling terrain including delapidated boardwalks, rotting ladders and slippery rock shelves along the beach. The camp...  more »
  • The full trail is a 75kms trail Most people do it from 5-7 days. There is now mid-point access at Nitinaht Narrows for a 3-4 day adventure. It requires PERMITS ahead of time for Parks Canada - reserva...  more »
  • My partner and I started at the south end of the trail and hiked north. The south end(port renfrew) has a much more challenging terrain compared to the north. I would recommend starting in the south!!...  more »

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