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Mount Washington


Mount Washington, located in central Vancouver Island - 31 miles (50 km) south of Campbell River, 16 miles (25 km) west of Courtenay and Comox and 62 miles (100 km) north of Nanaimo.

Mt Washington Ski Resort is known for it's spectacular ocean and alpine views and boasts one of British Columbia's largest and finest alpine and nordic sports arena's. Mt Washington is also known for it's good snow conditions and mild temperatures making this one of the busiest resort in British Columbia. Winter sports at the resort include alpine skiing, x country skiing, snowboarding and snowshoeing to name but a few. Currently at 60 ski runs classified as 25% easier, 35% intermediate and 45% advanced there are runs suitable for all skiers and riders. The summer sees the Mountain come alive with adventurous hikers, mountain bikers and horseback riders.

Visit Strathcona Park the oldest provincial park in British Columbia and the largest on Vancouver Island covering 250,000 hectares of rugged mountain wilderness. For the adventurous - why not take in the breathtaking view of the Della Falls, nearly eight times higher than Niagara Falls and among the top ten highest falls in the world. Mountain peaks, pretty lakes ideal for fishing and and a varied bird population offer lots to see and do. For advanced hikers and mountaineers seeking a challenge the Comox Glacier Trail is just for you!