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Indescribable views

With parking available near the top, even non-hikers like me can enjoy spectacular views. There's... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2018
PJ P
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Vancouver Island, Canada
spectacular view

Nice hike up through the woods on clearly marked paths. Lots of birds to see and hear, Nearby... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
Leefboy
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Port Coquitlam, Canada
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“active pass”(8 reviews)
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The park explores bluffs and cliffs decorated in arbutus and Garry Oak trees. The trails and cliffside viewpoints reveal marine and ocean views. The views reach as far as Saltspring Island and include Mayne Island, Active Pass, Navy Channel and the...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Bluff Road | On Sturdies Bay Rd., just before Burrill Road, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

With parking available near the top, even non-hikers like me can enjoy spectacular views. There's an unearthly quiet at the top, and the views are indescribable. Not to be missed.

Thank PJ P
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Nice hike up through the woods on clearly marked paths. Lots of birds to see and hear, Nearby Japanese charcoal kilns we very interesting though the path down to the kiln was steep it was also short.

Thank Leefboy
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We loved the Bluffs and found it to be a magical place to just hang out. The views are incredible and the trails are worth exploring. Galiano is amazing!

Thank 58livinlavidaloca77
Reviewed 20 June 2018

It was so nice to drive up there, we took a turn on the spur of the moment and it lead us to the top of Bluffs Park.

Thank Eaglewomanbc
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Loved the views of the harbor. Also hiked down to the Japanese Charcoal Pitkiln which was a beautiful but steep climb down and back. Found out we could have drove to it but wouldn't have missed that beautiful hike.

Thank Heather T
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Stunning views! Great spot for a walk and picnic! Not a bad/tough drive to get to. Make sure to do this if your visiting for the weekend!

Thank yowyvrtravels
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Incredible view along this trail up to the Bluffs you could watch the fairies/ ships go through active pass. You see why it's earned its name.

Thank 366BrentC366
Reviewed 23 July 2017

The road is Rough at best BUT once you get all the way UP there it's worth it! Take it Slowly with a vehicle (yes, even if you have 4 wheel drive) Bring a lunch and enjoy the most spectacular view!

Thank B M
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

The road getting to Bluffs Park is rough and narrow, but since the conditions were right and the weather was sunny we drove down the narrow gravel road into the parking lot. We just about passed it, but there is a small sign. Wow! What...More

Thank Alissa P
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Wouldn't suggest this road in a nice sedan or under-powered vehicle - lots of uneven surfaces, rutting, twists and turns. But the view of Active Pass once you make it up is nothing short of spectacular.

Thank lomimu
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