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Pacific Rim Visitor Centre

2791 Pacific Rim Hwy, Ucluelet, British Columbia V0R 3A0, Canada
+1 250-726-4600
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Useful information but staff tired

We went there toward the end of the day to get information on the tides and trails. The staff was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nicolas D
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Paris, France
Great place to stop and recover from the ride in!

The road in to this coastal area is quite the Mr Toad's Wild Ride, so it's perfect to have a fine... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
BenLar137
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Calgary, Canada
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The Pacific Rim Visitor Centre offers a primary arrival and meeting destination for those venturing to the Pacific Rim region on the west coast of Vancouver Island. Immediately following your drive over the Pacific Rim Highway (Hwy 4) from Port...more
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2791 Pacific Rim Hwy, Ucluelet, British Columbia V0R 3A0, Canada
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+1 250-726-4600
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"pacific rim"
in 11 reviews
"park pass"
in 6 reviews
"super friendly staff"
in 4 reviews
"tide charts"
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"excellent maps"
in 2 reviews
"ball cap"
in 2 reviews
"interesting exhibits"
in 2 reviews
"local information"
in 3 reviews
"a small gift shop"
in 2 reviews
"worth a stop"
in 3 reviews
"hiking trails"
in 2 reviews
"local area"
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"ranger"
in 5 reviews
"parks"
in 6 reviews
"pamphlet"
in 4 reviews
"accommodations"
in 3 reviews
"insight"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went there toward the end of the day to get information on the tides and trails. The staff was useful but also exhausted!

Thank Nicolas D
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The road in to this coastal area is quite the Mr Toad's Wild Ride, so it's perfect to have a fine visitor centre when all the twists and turns finally come to an end. The layout is good: washrooms on one side, information on the...More

Thank BenLar137
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

Maps and information for the entire area. Welcoming, knowledgeable staff. Nice little gift shop. Well worth the stop to get an overview of the area and more for exploring.

Thank Loren G
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Reviewed 1 December 2017

I was visiting in November and stopped to look at the gift shop. I found out that Canada was celebrating it's 150 by giving free entrance to all national parks in 2017. I picked up the car hang tag that you need and a list...More

Thank gmom2002
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

Stopped there for maps and information. Small center but very helpful lady giving us information and answering our questions.

Thank Autumn2010_11
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

Always like stopping at the visitors center to find local maps and things to do to maximize our enjoyment of our visit to the area.. Friendly staff.

Thank Linda V
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Staff was very helpful in recommending the Rainforest hiking trail which only took 40 minutes to complete. It was fascinating to see old growth trees - cedar, hemlock over 500 years old.

Thank G H
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

This visitor centre provides good information on the Pacific Rim National Park and the staff readily answer any questions you might have

Thank Leslie H
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

Very friendly and knowledgable staff. We got all the info we needed including whale watching and bear trips.

Thank ancientmoods
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

this one of the best trips you will make .the raw ocean is a must you can walk for miles on the sandy beaches and surf or just walk and enjoy the surf and the whales as they are going by .we saw 223 gray...More

Thank Wayne C
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Peterpatch2
18 May 2016|
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Response from Annette K | Reviewed this property |
The hours will be on the web site Pacific Rim National Park Preserve Visitors Centre
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