ABOUT TOWN

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This Is  Port Renfrew, B.C. Canada, on Vancouver Islands wild west coast.Juan de Fuca Trail

Port Renfrew is a small, but vibrant community of approximately 400 locals. We are just an hour & a half drive  from Victoria & or Duncan along the scenic Pacific Marine Circle Route. This area is known for it’s pristine beaches, forests & lakes. Tourism is now the driving force in a town that once thrived on logging.

POINTS OF INTEREST:

  • Pacheedaht Campground,Marina & Beach
  • Pacific Gateway Marina
  • Port Renfrew Marina & R.V.
  • Butch’s Marina
  • Wild Coast Cottages
  • West Coast Hiking Trail
  • Juan de Fuca Trail
  • Botanical Beach
  • Lizard Lake
  • Fairy Lake

TALL TREE TOUR:

Avatar Grove
Big Lonely Doug (discovered March 2014 ..see Ancient Forest Alliance web site for more information)
Harris Creek Spruce
San Juan Spruce
Red Creek Fir

Interested in a guided day trip to see Port Renfrew’s biggest trees and beautiful beaches? Book an eco-tour with nature photographer TJ Watt! Visit: www.bigtreetours.ca

Check out our newly renovated Community Center, where you’ll find Canada Post, The Port Renfrew Chamber of Commerce & Vancouver Island Regional Library. You can also rent space in the center for your next event.

WI-FI is found @ most restaurants in town, most accommodations & @ the public library.

Need groceries? Head to The General Store, open 7 days a week from 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. This is also our liquor store.

Hungry? We recommend: The Coastal Kitchen Café & Port Renfrew Pub (Wild Renfrew).

Like fishing? Book your Salmon & or Halibut trip with www.choicecharters.ca  & experience the thrill of lifetime.

 

Port Renfrew has a volunteer fire dept. ambulance station & health care facility. If you have an emergency call 911.

 

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Know how to spot a local? Easy, we don’t wear watches, because time doesn’t matter here.

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