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Chesterman Beach

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Address: Pacific Rim Highway, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada

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Canada's untamed and beautiful coast, exemplified

When it comes to Canada's natural beauty, people generally tend to think of mountains, forests and lakes. Not beaches. Chesterman Beach is an exception to the rule. It is Canada's... read more

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

When it comes to Canada's natural beauty, people generally tend to think of mountains, forests and lakes. Not beaches. Chesterman Beach is an exception to the rule. It is Canada's natural beauty at its finest, west coast style. It lies just south of Tofino. From town, it's a lengthy walk, but rent a cruiser bike in Tofino to get there.... More 

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Albany, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Went in early morning. Despite cold drizzle this was great walking area. People were out with and without dogs. Kids and others surfing. Large wide beach easy walking.

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Abbotsford, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A full moon over this beach is magical. It's quieter than some beaches there and it's so pretty well worth it

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Kelowna, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In storm or calm, this is the best beach to walk in Tofino. Surfing, beach combing or throwing a ball for the retriever it is the finest. Sunsets are the best!

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The Road
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 210 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

But it's certainly a nice one! There are, admittedly, houses fronting on the length of the beach, so it's not the same sort of experience you get in the National Park Reserve, and the beach tends to have a lot of people and dogs walking on it, lots of surfers in the water, and possibly even some cyclists. Anyway, if... More 

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Summerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No matter what the weather this beach is magical. We went back 3 times in less than a week and photographed, surfed, and combed the beach.

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Grenoble, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice beach . Perfect for learning surf and for watching the sunset. Parking right at 2mn walk from the beach

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Ross-on-Wye, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This beach is peaceful and beautiful. Dusk is a great time to visit, as the light is fading, you can hear and see the might of the Pacific Ocean. It is also surprisingly empty.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is incredible, it is a lovely place to take your loved one or family and head for a nice stroll on the beach. It is places like this that make British Columbia the most beautiful place in the world. Anybody coming to to Tofino should indefinitely visit the stunning beach

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great for surfing, walking and photography. The colors of the view keep changing with changing weather. Gorgeous!.

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