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North Coast Trail directions

How to Get to Cape Scott Park & The North Coast Trail (& where to stop along the way!)

We did a quick search to find out what most people are looking for when it comes to visiting our park. Overwhelmingly, your questions revolve around something we’ve taken pretty for granted, how to...

10 North Coast Trail Facts for 10 Awesome Years!

This November marks the ten-year anniversary of the inaugural hike of the North Coast Trail. It has been our pleasure to host many wide-eyed campers over the years as they explore our rugged coast....
Marine Species of Vancouver Island

5 Marine Species You’re Likely to Encounter in Cape Scott Park & on the North Coast Trail

If you are planning on hiking the North Coast Trail, you are probably a keen beachcomber. The 43-kilometer route hugs the northern coast of Vancouver Island, connecting Shushartie Bay to Nissen Bight. Over half...

Three Kinds of Adventures to try in Cape Scott Park

Many guests who make it out to Cape Scott Park come for the rugged, untouched feeling of its rocky coastline. Experienced backpackers who crave a different kind of challenge on the trail are attracted...