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Tofino, British Columbia

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Tofino is a district of about 1,876 residents on the west coast of Vancouver Island, in British Columbia, Canada, located at the western terminus of Highway 4, on the tip of the Esowista Peninsula, at the southern edge of Clayoquot Sound.

A popular tourist destination in the summer, Tofino's population swells to many times its winter size. It attracts surfers, nature lovers, campers, whale watchers, fishermen, or anyone just looking to be close to nature. In the winter it is not as bustling, although many people visit Tofino and the west coast to watch storms on the water. Close to Tofino is Long Beach, a scenic and popular year-round destination, at the Pacific Rim National Park Reserve. Nearby Maquinna Marine Provincial Park,[4] with its natural hot springs, is located about 45 kilometres (28 mi) north of Tofino and is also a popular day-trip destination for tourists although it is only reachable by boat or float plane.

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C: Gold River Highway

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D: Residue Study

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F: Lookout

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G: The Big Tree (Cathedral Grove)

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I: Footbridge

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The view from the footbridge, Cathedral Grove


J: Old Growth/New Growth

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A future giant grows out of a nurse stump in Cathedral Grove 

Old Growth/New Growth



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