• Activities:

    Photography, Running, Hiking

  • Skill Level:

    Beginner

  • Season:

    Year Round

  • Trail Type:

    Out-and-Back

  • RT Distance:

    0.25 Miles

Bathrooms
Beach
Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Groups
Romantic
Scenic

Catch sunset on the incredible expanse of Chesterman Beach. Just a short drive from town, or a walk from many of the local accommodations, this is not something to be missed while visiting Tofino.

Just minutes from downtown Tofino, Chesterman Beach is a great spot to catch the sunset, go for a run, or just walk down the beach towards Frank Island. The parking lot is just seconds from the beach.

Head to the right and scramble on the rocks to find a spot near the point, or walk to the left down the beach and catch views of offshore islands and kitesurfers (if the conditions are right!).

Be sure to to check sunset time, depending on the time of year!

Pack List

  • Jacket (coastal winds can definitely pick up)
  • Camera
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This beach is stellar and a such an amazing spot for a sunset

over 1 year ago
over 1 year ago

Kyle Frost Admin

Based in Boulder, Colorado. Creative Director at The Outbound :) I'm @kylefrost pretty much everywhere.

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