It almost seems as Tofino and the nearby Pacific Rim National Park were created for the sole purpose of creating an outdoor recreational paradise just for you. It all starts with the beaches! Long Beach, and it’s less famous but not less spectacular siblings, are without questions the most beautiful sanding beaches in Canada. It makes for an amazing place to swim, sunbath, build a sandcastle, fly a kite, go for a stroll, or just about anything else your heart desires.
Did we mention surfing? With the waves ceaselessly rolling in from the Pacific Ocean, Tofino has become Canada’s surf mecca. People flock from all over the world to catch a wave in Tofino! Kayaking and paddleboarding are also popular pass times.
On route to Tofino, Pacific Rim National Park offers endless hiking trails. In addition, bike riders can often be seen admiring the wildlife filled landscape, as they cruise through the ocean or along wide bike paths which stretch from the town to popular beaches. Tofino also hosts a long list of festivals such as wine and food, music, film, as well as professional surf competitions.
Village Green Park in the heart of Tofino offers tennis courts, basketball courts, a skate park, a children's playground, and a large gazebo. Tofino residents can often be found riding in the mountain bike park, surfing on one of the famous beaches or doing some yoga in nature. There is always the opportunity to enjoy your favorite activity, or to try a new one!