Pacific Rim National is a 511 km2 (197 sq mi) park located along the rugged west coast of Vancouver Islands in British Columbia, where the lush temperate rainforests meet the rough and tumble waves of the mighty Pacific, making it one of Canada’s most diverse and impressive places… a must for a nature lover’s bucket list!
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Gulf Islands National Park Reserve covers 36 km2 (14 sq mi) of protected lands on 16 islands, and more than 30 islets, reefs and approximately 26 km2 of surrounding marine areas. Each island has its own landscape features, abundant marine life, a Mediterranean climate (of sunny summers and mild winters) and unique historical landmarks that have attracted people for more than 5,000 years.
Part of the spectacular Canadian Rocky Mountains, located in the southeast corner of British Columbia, Yoho National Park is bordered by two other national parks: Kootenay to the south and Banff to the east. Together, they were declared one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites.