Adventure & Breweries

Pair outdoor adventure with craft breweries on this journey around Parksville Qualicum Beach. See how it all comes together.

Adventure & Breweries Itinerary for Parksville Qualicum Beach

  1. Horne Lake Caves Provincial Park
    3905 Horne Lake Caves Rd, Qualicum Beach
    Unforgettable underground adventure awaits at Horne Lake Caves Provincial Park. Explore the public cave on your own, challenge yourself with the Extreme Rappel Expedition, or choose an experience somewhere in between.

  2. LoveShack Libations
    4134 Island Hwy W #1, Qualicum Beach
    This small Qualicum Beach brewery is a labour of love for its charismatic founder. The tasting room sells and serves small-batch, hand-bottled, bottle-conditioned beer crafted with love.

  3. Fern + Cedar Brewing Company
    101-680 Berwick Road South, Qualicum Beach
    Stop by this West-Coast Gastropub for quality craft beer and excellent food.

  4. Top Bridge Park & Regional Trail
    Find all kinds of adventure just a few minutes from downtown Parksville. Top Bridge is a popular spot for hiking, swimming, picnicking, mountain biking, running, horseback riding and more.

  5. Mount Arrowsmith Brewing Company
    109-425 Stanford Ave East, Parksville
    Discover Parksville's home for craft brewing, Mount Arrowsmith Brewing Company. Mount Arrowsmith Brewing features a tasting room and three patio options.

  6. Arrowsmith CPR Regional Trail
    Around a one-hour drive from Parksville Qualicum Beach, Arrowsmith CPR Regional Trail is made for outdoor adventure. Created in 1912 by the Canadian Pacific Railway, it winds its way up Mount Arrowsmith for 10 kilometres.

  7. Rusted Rake Brewing
    3106 NW Bay Rd, Nanoose Bay
    Rusted Rake is a farm-to-tap craft brewery & gourmet eatery in Nanoose Bay where the vibes run high and the beer runs cold.

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Parks & Nature

Breathe in the fresh air of our forests, discover breathtaking waterfalls, and learn about the local marine and wildlife.

Outdoor Activities

It’s easy to get outside, get on the water, and stay active when you visit Parksville Qualicum Beach.

Wineries, Breweries & Distilleries

Make Parksville Qualicum Beach your base camp as you explore the central Vancouver Island Ale Trail, wineries, and...