Our majestic old growth forests, mountain and ocean vistas provide a stunning back drop for hikers to explore.

From easy paths to intense trails, half an hour to several days, we offer the freedom to design your own trek. Be sure to utilize our Visitor Information Centres to help plan your hike. The Sunshine Coast is home to the renowned Sunshine Coast Trail. The trail can easily be explored in smaller sections, or via one extraordinary multi-day hiking vacation! Shelters dot the trail at stunning locations and make for an interesting day hike, or a secure overnight experience. Also, don’t miss out on getting your Sunshine Coast Trail passport!  Collect a unique stamp for each hut you visit.

The Sunshine Coast also boasts a number of wheelchair accessible trails.  Find out more >

Prefer to take a guided hike tour?  No problem! Find an operator >

Here’s a few to get you started.  All are hiking (walking) trails unless noted in parenthesis ( ).  


Soames Hill Gambier Island (Kayak) Keats Island (Kayak) Langdale Falls Sidewinder (mountain bike)
Sechelt & Robert’s Creek
Dakota Ridge (Nordic Ski) Dakota Ridge (Snowshoe) Chapman Creek Fish Hatchery Porpoise Bay Chapman Creek Falls
Big Tree Kinnikinnick Park Snickett Park Tetrahedron Provincial Park Sechelt Inlet (Kayak)
Hidden Grove Cliff Gilker Park
Halfmoon Bay/Secret Cove
Smuggler Cove Sargeant Bay Provincial Park Homesite Creek Triangle Lake
Pender Harbour/Egmont
Skookumchuck Narrows Provincial Park Suncoaster Trail Pender Harbour (Kayak) Pender Hill Mount Daniel
Francis Point Provincial Park
Powell River
Inland Lake Valentine Mountain Willingdon Beach Trail Blackwater Creek Trail Powell River Sea Walk
Mowat Bay Copeland Islands (Kayak) Powell Forest Canoe Route (Canoe/Kayak) Lang Creek Trail Dinner Rock
Mud Lake Trail The Knuckleheads Suicide Creek Trail Stillwater Bluffs
Sunshine Coast Trail (legs)
Starting the SCT @ Sarah Point Wednesday Lake Tin Hat Mountain Atrevida Loop Mount Troubridge
Hammil Lake Confederation Lake Trinket Trail-Bunster Bluffs Fairview Bay Manzanita Hut
Appleton Canyon