Coastal Beaches and Trails
The Pacific Rim coastline of BC is a beautiful, wild place to visit and enjoy. It can also be hazardous at times, so it’s essential to know how to stay safe next time you visit the beach or hike a coastal trail.
PARKS BEACHES AND TRAILS
Safety Signs at Beaches and Trails
At beaches and trailheads along the Pacific Rim coastline you will find CoastSmart signs informing you about hazards in the area, and providing safety information and advice. These signs provide information about hazards such as rip currents, unexpected waves, slips trips and falls and other things you should pay attention to during your coastal visit. Check the red signs for hazard warnings and the blue signs for helpful information about the hazards.
Beach Cleanup Information
PACIFIC RIM BEACH CLEANUP
Our ocean, waves and beaches belong to all of us and it is our job to protect them. Visit the Pacific Rim chapter of The Surfrider Foundation which is dedicated to the protection and enjoyment of the world’s ocean, waves and beaches through a powerful activist network.
Oyster Jim is #CoastSmart
– He is the visionary behind the beautiful Wild Pacific Trail
“I have provided people with a safe walking experience that exposes them to the view as much as possible… Be CoastSmart – make sure to stay on the designated trails.”