Cape Scott: San Josef Bay to Guise Bay (5 days / 54 km)

Located at the northernmost tip of Vancouver Island, Cape Scott is very remote and very beautiful. This park has a reputation for being rainy and muddy, and we certainly had a lot of that on our trip. Wild beaches and lush old-growth forests are what’s in store for those who take the time to travel out here. 

As long as you pack good rain gear and have a positive attitude, this coastal backpacking route is a refreshing change of pace for those used to alpine routes. It is almost entirel...

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