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Nature reserve full of marked hiking trails for up-close observation of untouched wilderness.
Ross Durrance Road, Highlands, British Columbia V9E 2A3, Canada
+1 250-474-1336
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Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

I noticed this small side trail on the provincial park trail map, with a trailhead close to Emma Dixon Road. Park on the side of the road and find the almost hidden entrance, and you'll be able to get to the AMAZING Jocelyn Hill lookout...More

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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Very good hike....little bit long because you have to walk for 10km but the landscape on the lake,the mountains in the sourround and the view is wanderfull...not very busy hike even in august

Thank Silviante
Reviewed January 22, 2018

This huge park offers trails of varying degrees of difficulty. They're reasonably well marked, and well maintained. With 25 km of trail, visitors are spoiled for choice. We visited in December and January. Even in the rain, it's a beautiful place to visit. Eventually, the...More

Thank LP528
Reviewed January 3, 2018

We live locally and enjoy the good fortune of being able to walk to the park in a short 5-10 minutes. It's scenic, an easy walk and a nice place to visit and see seabed (at the inlet) reclamation in progress. The outdoor learning space...More

Thank Phil C
Reviewed December 31, 2017

We hiked from the Caleb Pike trailhead along the Ridge Trail to Holmes Peak and then to Jocelyn Hill. Lunch. Then back. 4.5 hours elapsed time, 3 hours hiking time, 8.8K distance, 200m elevation gain (200m to 400m), 330m total ascent, a VG workout, an...More

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Reviewed November 1, 2017

We have only done the short Tod Inlet hike in the past few years, and always enjoy it. Parking is available on the side of Wallace Drive. Although not part of Gowland Todd park just across the road from where you park, and up a...More

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Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

Hiked to Squally Reach viewpoint (45 min from main parking) and continued to Jocelyn hill (1:40 from main parking). Well prepared and sign posted hike. After all the rain trail through real rain forest . That's nice Not too spectacular after the first viewpoint we...More

Thank HG912
Reviewed August 22, 2017

We approached from the south, so I'm not sure if it's easier to find from the north/east, but wow we had quite a time with the GPS... Once we got there, parking was pretty easy. Be prepared for a pretty long hike to get to...More

Thank pudman43
Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

We went with young children and only went on a short 1.4km walk. Everything about it was great. Lovely forest, easy walking trail and when you get to the water ... it really is breathtaking. Plenty of exploring to be done by our little folk

Thank Stephen W
Reviewed March 21, 2017

Rented single kayaks for me and a friend at the nearby Seahorses Café across the harbour in the morning and paddled our way through the harbour into the inlet. Pretty darn choppy waters in the harbour but it gets VERY calm and gentle in the...More

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Cinco E
August 28, 2017|
Response from Eric316 |
keep going straight on millstream lake rd. the park is right before you get to Willis point road.