In this area of pounding surf and windswept shores, it is no mystery that Tofino attacts nature lovers from all over the world. Here ancient moss draped trees stand watch over one of the planet's last great pristine wilderness areas.
Activities such as kayaking, hiking, beachcombing on endless sandy beaches make this an ideal area for the outdoors lover. Pacific Rim National Park features many facets of west coast temperate rainforest, and is also situated on a major flyway for Canada geese, Western Sandpipers and shorebirds ...... Birdwatching is bountiful !
Just 45 minutes northwards by water taxi takes you to Hot Springs Cove, a natural Hot springs situated on the banks of the open Pacific Ocean featuring several hot pools at varying temperatures according the washing in of the tides......a great place to be au natural !
Each spring during the March - May period the gray whales migration northward takes place along our shorelines and protected inlets. Whale watching excursions can be arranged once here with any one of many Coast Guard certified companies - experience this powerful and captivating brush with nature!
At days end, Tofino offers many fine restaurants to replenish the spirit, from casual dining and eclectic eateries to exquisite award winning fare. Dining to fit any budget.
Experience the intoxicating scenery of Canada's wild & rugged West coast!