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Where is the Pacific Rim park?

Where is the Pacific Rim park?

Vancouver Island
Pacific Rim National Park Reserve is on the west coast of Vancouver Island, a three-hour drive along Highway 4 from the ferry terminal at Nanaimo, or a one-hour flight from Vancouver.

Why is the Pacific Rim National Park famous?

The Pacific Rim region is known for its ancient rainforest, abundant marine life, and ferocious winter squalls; it’s here that the storm-watching trend originated. Tofino is a popular place to learn how to surf, and it has become a culinary destination for its fresh-off-the-boat seafood.

Why is Pacific Rim National Park a reserve?

For recreational purposes, Long Beach is used for surfing and windsurfing, the Broken Group for sea kayaking, and the West Coast Trail for hiking, as well as camping in all areas and scuba diving in the winter months in the Long Beach and Broken Group areas….

Pacific Rim National Park Reserve
Governing body Parks Canada

How do I get from Victoria to Pacific Rim?

There are 2 ways to get from Victoria to Pacific Rim National Park Reserve by bus, taxi or car

  1. Take the bus from Victoria, BC to Port Renfrew, British Columbia West Coast Trail / …
  2. Take a taxi from Port Renfrew to Pacific Rim National Park Reserve.

What animals live in Pacific Rim National Park?

The terrestrial mammals in Pacific Rim include black-tail deer, Vancouver Island wolf, black bear, raccoon, cougar, marten, mink, short-tailed weasel, river otter, Norway rat, deer mouse, red squirrel, wandering shrew, Townsend vole and muskrat.

Is there a bus from Victoria to Tofino?

No, there is no direct bus from Victoria to Tofino. However, there are services departing from Victoria, BC – Sandman Inn and arriving at Tofino, BC – Co-op via Nanaimo, BC – Bus Depot. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 50m.