Surf to Summit - West Coast Tour
The tour begins in Vancouver, British Columbia. You may choose to modify the route based on your personal preferences or additional destinations, but overall we think this is the route that offers the best of West Coast in just 12 to 18 days.
Vancouver Island, situated off British Columbia's southwest coast, boasts an array of diverse natural wonders. Notable attractions include Pacific Rim National Park Reserve, famous for its beaches, islands, and the West Coast Trail; Strathcona Provincial Park, which hosts the Golden Hinde peak and Della Falls; the ancient Douglas firs in Cathedral Grove at MacMillan Provincial Park; the scenic Juan de Fuca Marine Trail and Botanical Beach in Juan de Fuca Provincial Park; and the UNESCO-listed Clayoquot Sound, home to temperate rainforests, coastal inlets, and rich wildlife. These captivating sites make Vancouver Island a must-visit destination for nature enthusiasts and adventurers.
If you have more time, one of our favorite round-trip tours might be a better fit:
Ultimate Western Canada - Banff Start or, Ultimate Western Canada - Vancouver Start
If you're interested in an epic one way trip between Vancouver, BC and Banff, AB consider the One Way Camping Tour of Western Canada.