Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park

  • Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park

    Rathtrevor Beach in Parksville is one of the province's most popular family destinations.
    Rathtrevor Beach in Parksville is one of the province's most popular family destinations.

Rathtrevor Beach in Parksville is one of the province's most popular family destinations. Rathtrevor Beach is home to many resorts (along Resort Drive) and to the BC Provincial Park / Campground of the same name.

The attractions include sea (five kilometers of beachfront), forest (complete with a circular, oceanfront trail) and parkland (including shaded picnic grounds and lots of space to knock a ball around). At low tide, the ocean recedes almost a kilometer back from Rathtrevor's shoreline.

The Rathtrevor Provincial Park to Top Bridge Municipal Park and Mountain Bike Park is an off-road route that links the provincial park and resorts with a popular walking and swimming area on the Englishman River. Round trip distance from Rathtrevor is 10km.

Check out the BC Parks Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park page for complete amenity details.

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