Vancouver Island Forest Trails

Experience unparalleled scenery in Vancouver Island forest trails close to Victoria, BC.

Vancouver Island, British Columbia is lush and green with wonderful hiking trails.  Enjoy exploring the land with your private local guide. In summer, walking along the seaside of Juan de Fuca strait is exhilarating.  In autumn you will witness a most unforgettable and mysterious ritual in the streams of Vancouver Island forest trails: The Salmon run.

Enjoy this unique adventure on Vancouver Island forest trails.  Walk amongst giant Fir and Red Cedar. See the salmon spawning in their estuary in the fall, hike or walk in beautiful island settings. On your private tour, you’ll enjoy a spectacular drive with views of forests,  seaside, and mountain. There is a vastness and natural wonder that unfolds up Vancouver Island, BC. from Victoria.

Lunch is at a lodge overlooking the deep blue bay and gorge and Islets. We may stop at a fruit distillery further up Island at the foot of Cowichan Valley. This tour is great for families and people of all ages with options to take a short forest walk to a nature house, or hike to a close by waterfall, and forest trails. Your private tour guide will taylor your tour to your pace and interests.


Each year Victoria, British Columbia plays host to a spectacular act of nature, the Salmon Run, when salmon return to their place of birth to spawn. EV Tours invites you to take an unforgettable private tour with a knowledgable, local tour guide into a magnificent forest where you can observe this legendary spectacle of nature as it plays out.

On your private tour you will drive through exceptional scenery on the way to the streams and forest where the salmon spawn. Or to fabulous beaches and view points.  EV Tours recommends that you wear warm clothing if you are visiting in the months of October and November and good footwear. Bring your camera to capture the salmon and wild fowl, the streams and giant trees.

On Vancouver Island, British Columbia you will experience amazing sights of nature at its best. The tour is catered to your pace.

Duration: 6 hours

Availability: All year

EV Tours

I really wanted to see Goldstream Provincial Park, so we were able to fit in a short walk there at the end of the day. Overall a great way to see and learn more about this area of Vancouver Island
C Z, Vancouver