A trip to Vancouver Island's wild west coast is to experience nature in all its glory. Walk through lush green rainforests where massive trees block the sky. Hike rugged shorelines or beachcomb along miles of sandy beach. Paddle with First Nations guides and learn their cultures and traditions. Travel by boat to remote villages and settlements, or take a guided wildlife viewing trip to see whales, bears and sea lions. Discover hidden galleries and eclectic attractions; award-winning restaurants, luxurious resorts and everything in between. Experience moments both tranquil and exhilarating - all part of life on the edge.