West Coast Trail

TreKking in Canada

IS THE WEST COAST TRAIL FOR YOU?

Parks Canada presents a brief look into what to expect on the West Coast Trail.

WANT A SNEAK PEAK OF THE TRAIL?

Tyler Shogen and her crew capture the spirit of the West Coast Trail.

 

Make your trail reservation in advance

 Did you know that only a limited number of people can be on the trail?
Make sure to reserve your spot with the official government site in the link below.

Sample prices. Subject to change

West coast trail Map

Free printable pdf of the trail map. 
Pro tip: Laminate this or place in a large zip lock for rainy day hiking.

click on trail Map

to download→

 

Official government guide

What do you need apart from bug spray? In this guide you will find some suggestions and resources that will help you prepare for the West Coast Trail.

More infoRMATION below

( If you don’t need gear keep scrolling) 

Additional resources

Did you forget about any of these things?

Tide Charts

Some sections are only passable at some times of the day! Routes can also change depending on the tide.

Bc Ferries

Travel to and from Vancouver island.
Click for pricing and schedules.

Transport to trail

Only private transport to and from trail head. Organize a ride or a bus.

Handy TRAVEL InfoRMATION

West Coast Trail Reservation Service

1-877-737-3783

(Toll-free Canada and the US)

519-826-5391

(Outside the toll-free area)

reservation.parkscanada.gc.ca

West Coast Trail Information Centre

Pachena Bay (Bamfield)

1-250-728-3234

Open daily 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m ( from May 1 to Oct. 5)

West Coast Trail Information Centre

Gordon River (Port Renfrew)

1 250 647 5434

Open daily 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m (May 1 to Oct. 5)

Nitinaht Visitor Centre (Nitinaht Village)

Diti.store.cafe@gmail.com

Pacific Rim National Park Reserve

Administration Office

2040 Pacific Rim Highway

P.O. Box 280, Ucluelet, BC V0R 3A0

1- 250-726-3500 (year-round)

Pacific Rim National Park Reserve

Resource Conservation & Park Warden Office

(24 hours)

1-877-852-3100 (toll-free) or

1-250-726-3604

Park Information Centre – Ucluelet

2791 Pacific Rim Highway

1-250-726-4212         Open Daily May – mid October

Email:

pacrim.info@pc.gc.ca

Website:

www.pc.gc.ca/pacificrim

Contact Us

Did we miss anything? Need help finding something? 
Send us a quick note and we will do our best to help out.

Happy trails!

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