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Seek out local single tracks for miles of off-road fun and exercise.
Mountain Biking Trails
Top Bridge Park is a popular spot for mountain biking just a few minutes from downtown Parksville. Top Bridge Mountain Bike Park offers beginner to intermediate level trail systems specialized for mountain bikers and maintained by local bike clubs. The five kilometres of trails run alongside the beautiful Englishman River.
Englishman River Falls Provincial Park and Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park also offer more beginner level trails for mountain bikers.
Hammerfest is a large, varied trail network in Errington by Englishman River Falls Provincial Park. Home to a number of races every year, Hammerfest has everything from intermediate flowy cross-country loops to black diamond downhill runs. Access Hammerfest either from Englishman River Falls Provincial Park's main parking lot or from the yellow gate by the park entry.
Regional Bike Trails
Parksville Qualicum Beach is lucky to enjoy a series of regional trails connecting our parks and communities.
Parks & Nature
Our unique geographical setting provides a wide range of parks, gardens, rivers, lakes, and trails where you can unplug and reconnect with nature. Within minutes of downtown, you can visit our parks to escape the everyday.Learn More
No matter what outdoor activity you are planning, be prepared. Follow the three Ts—trip planning, training, and taking the essentials. AdventureSmart is a great resource to help you get informed before heading outdoors.Learn More
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