June 23, 2015
Fishing is Hot in Port Renfrew
Fishing is Hot & Wild in Port Renfrew
at Swiftsure Bank
The are plenty of beautiful springs and lots of ugly but very tasty Halibut coming into the docks daily by the Trailhead Boats. You have not missed your chance to reel in some fish this summer.
Emily and Andrew Hofmann are all smiles with this beauty.
June 18, 2015
Kayak Tours 2015
Trailhead Resort is pleased to announce that we are offering Kayak Tours this summer, 2015. We are happy to be working with Robyn and Dave, our new tour guides. Paddling on the water is a wonderful way to explore the shoreline of Port San Juan and the San Juan River estuary. A three hour tour is $75 per person with a minimum of 2 people. Morning tours have the best paddle conditions. Reservations are suggested. Introduction lesson takes about 30 minutes. Check out our website for more details.
April 26, 2015
Visit Port Renfrew. BC
Visit Port Renfrew on the west coast of Vancouver Island, BC, Canada. See Map. We are famous for our wilderness paradise where you can explore and photograph while you fish, hike, beach comb and discover the amazing ecosystems where the temperate rainforest meets the Pacific Ocean. We are located on the Pacific Marine Circle Route, the only one on Vancouver Island.
Port Renfrew is well known for the great fishing in the area, both fresh water and ocean fishing. At Trailhead Resort we offer 1, 2 or 3 Day Fishing Packages complete with comfortable lodging, Salmon and Halibut guided fishing trips and delicious west coast meals on the day you fish. Check out more fishing information like boats, gear & guides or care of your catch or fishing regulations.
Port Renfrew is a small town with a growing number of places to stay and places to eat. Check out our place “Trailhead Resort”. If we have no vacancy please check out the Port Renfrew Chamber site for other accommodations, restaurants and activities. There is also a town map to make your plans easier.
Port Renfrew is in a Temperate Rain-forest where the high rainfall makes to the trees grow very large and hikes through the forests and alng the beautiful beaches are spectacular. The Juan de Fuca Marine Trail is a provincial park going from Botanical Beach to China Beach. The historic West Coast Trail is part of the Pacific Rim National Park and has 5000 people hiking the 78 km trail for 5 days. The Big Tree Tour has many easy to access Big Trees marked on the map around the town.
Botanical Beach is a very special beach with an amazing amount of tide pools where you can watch all the creatures that live below the ocean. Check the Tide Chart for low tide so you can walk along the sandstone shelf and view numerous pools of sea life. Have a look at DiscoverSooke video of a day trip to Botanical Beach.
With only a 2 hour drive from Victoria, lots of wilderness to explore and lots wildlife to see, Port Renfrew is a great place to visit. Book your visit today.