Tag: Outdoor Adventures

Gwaii Haanas National Park

Gwaii Haanas National Park Reserve, National Marine Conservation Area Reserve and Haida Heritage Site, BC

Covering 1,470 km2 (570 sq mi), this huge Unesco World Heritage Site (there are 500 identified Haida archeological sites), lives up to its name: Gwaii Haanas, meaning “Islands of Beauty” in the Haida language, is a remote and beautiful wild chain of 138 islands (the former Queen Charlotte Islands) that lies 130 km off the coast of mainland British Columbia.