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A short and fairly easy walk through a beautiful forest takes you to these impressive falls... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
OlenkaPalac
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A good suggestion to visit by staff at hotel, well worth a few hours of the day. Nice views as... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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A popular destination family campground on Vancouver Island! Explore the incredible camping, hiking, biking, and fishing opportunities this region has to offer. Be sure to check out the new suspension bridge! Park visitors to Elk Falls will enjoy...more
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Central Vancouver Island on Hwy 28, Campbell River, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A short and fairly easy walk through a beautiful forest takes you to these impressive falls. Definitely a must do when in Campbell River, or even if just passing through.

1  Thank OlenkaPalac
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A good suggestion to visit by staff at hotel, well worth a few hours of the day. Nice views as well as some quiet areas to get away from crowds. Take a picnic and sit at waters edge upstream and just enjoy some quiet time.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A fabulous forest close to town with easy walking. Very wet the day we were there, but very atmospheric with lichen covered trees and rising mists. Easily reached from town.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful scenery and rewarded with a breathtaking falls at the end. we were treated with a rainbow as we were there when the sun was shining just right. Very nice place

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Close to the city centre this park has few trails and a spectacular fall. A suspension bridge helps in having a sight to the fall and gives you a thrill while looking the deep and narrow gorge below your feet. If in the area don't...More

Thank Valerio G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice big parking lot to park and then lovely groomed trails around park. Close to Campbell river. Great viewpoint of the falls.

Thank Jeanette P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter and I went for a quick hike down to the falls. There is a nice trail and a swinging bridge that gives you great views of the falls. You can do it in an hour if you are quicker than most but longer...More

Thank david k
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Specifically visited to see the suspension bridge and waterfall. World class scenery. Several international tourists also visiting.

Thank Dsvein
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good free car parking with the usual 'natural' toilets available in the car park, it is only a short walk through a bit of forest to get to the falls, including an opportunity to see up close the magnificent wooden 'stave' pipes associated with the...More

Thank Polychrest
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are in the area, this is a great beautiful short hike to the falls. This is a must see if you are here for a short period of time & want to enjoy some wilderness.

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Valerie T
September 1, 2017|
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Response from sandraCampbellRiver | Reviewed this property |
No, for sure.
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h0neybbe
August 31, 2017|
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Response from donna g | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I do not know because where we were was like a day park.. There is an elk falls provincial park but it is back towards town .. And it would be the same price as other provincial parks .. But.. It you stay on the main... More
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Eva v
August 24, 2016|
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Response from Sue A | Reviewed this property |
Yes, on leash. A lot of dogs are scared of the suspension bridge, so be aware that you may not be able to get Fido over to the other side.
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