Cape Scott Provincial Park

Vancouver Island

One of Vancouver Island's most ruggedly alluring parks, this isn't the easiest one to access but once you step onto its tree-backed beaches and blink in the sunlight, you'll realize exactly why you made the effort.

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1. Raft Cove Provincial Park

6.22 MILES

Tiny (8-sq-km) Raft Cove lies south of much larger Cape Scott Provincial Park in Vancouver Island's northwest corner. A short 2km trail brings you to the…