We had limited time so we only did the first 9km portion of the Juan de Fuca trail to Bear Beach and back again.
We took a roughly 2 hour ferry crossing to Vancouver Island from Vancouver. We stopped along the way at a protected Douglas Fir old growth forest called Cathedral Grove. It was another 2.5 hour drive to the amazing surf house we were staying at that was right on Chesterman Beach. Low tide on Chesterman Beach [...]