Where to go and what to do
You probably walked your feets off already in our beautiful nature. So here are a few things just a stone's throw away.
#1 Hiker Huts at Trailhead Resort are the best priced lodgin in town. Upgrade to suites or cabins for more added comfort. Close to restaurants, long term parking, bus stop and the Water Taxi at the Community Dock.
Get a ride
#2 JdF Water Taxi » More Info
#3 West Coast Trail Express
The only two forms of transportation from one end of the trail to the other.
Park your car for $5 a day
#4 Evans Parking, no reservation required
Eat like a king
#5 Coastal Kitchen (Delicious and simple)
#6 Port Renfrew Resort (Pub & Restaurant)
#7 TOMI‘S (Best coffee in town)
#8 General Store (All your basic food needs including beer)
#9 Trailhead Store (Fishing, hiking and camping gear + lovely gifts)
Map surrounding Trailhead Resort
Beautiful Bamfield will be part of your adventure. Enjoy a good start or perfect end to your experience on the West Coast Trail.
Bamfield Chamber » more Information
A few hints to get you on track with no hassel. Enjoy the beautiful West Coast Trail.
Take transportation at the beginning of your trip and hike towards your car. You can stay longer and enjoy the beauty without worry.
Park orientation in Port Renfrew
You can take orientation at either end.
1:00pm - if you hike the same day
3:30pm - if you start to hike the next day (suggested as the 1st day hiking from Port Renfrew is a long hike to a good campsite)
Ferry Service to the Trail
Butch Jack Hiker Ferry Service - passenger ferry across Gordon River, West Coast Trail
8:20am first boat in the morning
11:30am next one
More Information for Hikers
Parks Canada » Maps & Brochures
Walk On Spots
No reservation? No problem. There are six walk on spots per end per day.
If you have any further questions please dont hesitate to ask us.
Have a good and pleasant trip.