HIKING TRAILS

find out what its like to travel on back country roads and then head out to the trails happy hiking

Wilderness hiking trails can be found at  Marble RiverBeaver Lake &  Spruce Bay  and further afield at San Josef Beach & Cape Scott.

Merry Widow Trail and the Lac Truite (Trout Lake) Trail can be accessed from the Alice Lake Loop logging roads

Songhees Trail from Goergie Lake & Nahwitti Lake Trail from Nahwiiti Lake on the Cape Scott road are within easy driving distance and perfect for day trips.

Hecht Beach Trail from Hecht Main logging road

Grant Bay Trail from West Main logging road

Lawn Point Trail from Side Bay Main logging road

Recreation Sites & Trails BC manages some of the trails found in the area. For a complete list of managed trails on North Vancouver Island see sites and trails bc the area is referred to as DISCOVERY COAST on their site.

additional trails primarily identified with other regional communities are also frequented by Port Alice locals and visitors –>

Fort Rupert Trail, Tex Lion Trail (Port Hardy) 

Cluxewe Beach Trail (Cluxewe Resort)

Woss Lookout Trail, Klaklakama Trail (Woss)

Beautiful Bay Trail, Pulteney Point Lighthouse Trail, Mateoja Hermitage Trail (Sointula)

Alert Bay Trails system on Cormorant Island (Alert Bay)

Telegraph Trail,  Blinkhorn Trail ( aka David Farrant Trail)  (Telegraph Cove)

Schoolhouse Creek Trail, Rotary Trail, Ledge Point Trail, Lady Ellen Point Trail (Port McNeill)

Colony Lake Trail (Quatsino)

Botel Park Trail (Winter Harbour)

for more serious trails, mountain trails and climbing info http://www.summitpost.org search for Merry Widow and Pinder Peak both area mountains with trail access