Backpacking on Vancouver Island provides all outdoor enthusiasts many different options. Vancouver Island is home to, both, short and easy going backpacking opportunities and long-haul, multi-day, extreme backpacking adventures. There are guided tours provided for many of the more popular backpacking trails. Tour groups often provide gear, tenting, food, entertainment and/or transportation to and from the trailhead. For the experienced backpacker the trail awaits and you will not be disappointed.
The benefits of backpacking on Vancouver Island in Canada is the diverse geography throughout our backcountry wilderness areas and our BC Provincial and Regional Parks. When backpacking Vancouver Island one can explore ocean beaches, flowering meadows, rainforests, mountain peaks, islands, remote lakes and along the banks of rivers.
There are hundreds of backpacking and hiking trails on Vancouver Island , BC, Canada. Here are 3 backpacking park and trail adventures which we enjoyed; (1) Cape Scott Trail near Holberg, BC (2) West Coast Trail near Bamfield and Port Renfrew BC and the (3) Juan de Fuca Trail near Sooke, BC.
To plan and research your next Vancouver Island backpacking adventure please visit any of our communities on this website. In each Vancouver Island community is a "Parks, Trails and Places" category which lists any and all backpacking adventures in the region.