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Breathe in the fresh air of our forests, discover breathtaking waterfalls, and learn about the local marine and wildlife.
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 from downtown and the beaches, you can escape to our many parks and natural areas.
While the 800-year-old Douglas Firs in Cathedral Grove - MacMillan Provincial Park and the other-worldly caves at Horne Lake Caves Provincial Park are both must-sees, there are so many more beautiful and inspirational spaces to discover. Learn more about all of the ways to immerse yourself in nature and begin exploring all of our parks, educational nature centers, and gardens below!
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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