By Maria Bremner

ISBN-10: 1550176919

ISBN-13: 9781550176919

Part path map, half box consultant, half nearby heritage, Cape Scott and the North Coast Trail is the 1st finished guidebook approximately certainly one of Vancouver Island’s so much iconic locations. every year, hundreds of thousands of backpackers and nature enthusiasts head to the northern limits of Vancouver Island, sure for the jewel of the area: Cape Scott Provincial Park and the lately accomplished North Coast Trail.

Cape Scott, a hundred and fifteen kilometres of wave- and weather-beaten sea coast, encompasses each dramatic portion of Pacific Northwest geography. Rocky headlands neighbour sandy shorelines and guarded coves; toilets condo delicate amphibians and vegetation; and inland, a dense community of towering conifers, ferns, salal and beds of moss outline the rainforest. The North Coast path wends its manner via this paradise, delivering hikers a rugged trek to Cape Sutil, a spot steeped in First countries historical past, attractive ocean perspectives alongside the lengthy sandy seashore at Shuttleworth Bight and glimpses of 1 of the most important intact coastal wetlands in British Columbia, an upland lavatory housing sandhill cranes and numerous endemic species.

Cape Scott and the North Coast Trail equips viewers with every little thing they should be aware of to utilize the park. Illustrated with exact maps and brilliant pictures, and loaded with information about biology and human background, the consultant is ideal for the day tripper, severe backpacker or someone desirous to examine extra concerning the tradition and natural world of the region.

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