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“. . . But it doesn't go to the beach”
Review of Rainforest Trail

Rainforest Trail
Ranked #9 of 53 things to do in Tofino
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Rainforest Trail has two routes, A & B, both of which fully engulf you in the temperate rainforest full of gigantic western red cedars and western hemlocks. Sparking a sensation of zen, you will be overcome with the nostalgia of your childhood memories, ready to make more. Scan the upper canopy for birds, listen to the trickle of water and smell the life of this highly productive forest. Trail A is located on the opposite side of the highway from the parking lot. Trail B starts from the parking lot.
Reviewed August 17, 2013

It is a lovely walk, but it is little different than a half dozen other walks in the park that take you down to the beach (e.g., schooners cove). The interpretive signs are not informative enough to make this walk stand out from all the others.

Thank Wastenot
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"huge trees"
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"great walk"
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"both sides"
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"few stairs"
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Reviewed August 13, 2013 via mobile

Visited aug 13 - boardwalk in rough shape - in need of some work badly, I'm 230 lbs and feel as though I am going to fall through the rotted, unstable planks. Beautiful old and new groth forest, nice creek.
Info signs are missing in two points throughout, so read the first ones well.
No visible wildlife. Filthy bathrooms.
Enjoy!

Thank slivers86
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Reviewed August 11, 2013

Still a breath of fresh air, still clean, still not crowded. Loved it as much now as I did 10 years ago.

Thank 57H_and_I60
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Reviewed August 5, 2013

Incredible walkway winds through this untouched forest. A number of stairs on this route but not too challenging. Large trees and beautiful forest floor growth make this an unforgettable
experience.

Thank David M
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Reviewed August 2, 2013

We did both loops, and the one on the right (when going to Tofino) is more stricking than the other. Do only this one if you are short on time, but both trails are short and easy to do.

1  Thank 111celine111
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