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A level walk with occasional information signs highlighting trees, plants and forestry related equipment.

Worth a wander along to learn something about the history and equipment used in the logging... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Frank G
Historic scenic walk

The Willingdon Beach trail is an easy walk , accessible to rough terrain wheelchairs. Running... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2018
David M
Powell River, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Worth a wander along to learn something about the history and equipment used in the logging industry back in the day.

Thank Frank G
Reviewed September 16, 2018

The Willingdon Beach trail is an easy walk , accessible to rough terrain wheelchairs. Running along the coast from Willingdon beach the forest walk offers peek abo views of the sea with several (non wheelchair accessible) beach accesses. There are several old and antique logging...More

Thank David M
Reviewed September 9, 2018

What a great family walk area. Old logging equipment for kids and adults to explore, a nice trail just high enough above the beach so it is good in all weather and tides, and a very accessible location.

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Reviewed September 9, 2018

I walked the Willingdon Trail while my husband rested in the Park. The trail was easy to walk and so interesting since they have the original logging machines and artifacts used when Powell River became a Town due to logging. It is like walking along...More

Thank Susan W
Reviewed September 4, 2018

The sites are immaculate, the people are super nice, registration a breeze and the view is incredible. Highly recommend this campground. The beach trail is gorgeous and lots to learn from. Totally loved our stay at Willingdon!!!!!

Thank roadrunner1974
Reviewed September 1, 2018

Nice easy walk with lovely beach views. Trails tell you about the trees along the way. Bear sighting near the trail the morning we were there, but that appears to be commonplace. Didn't go to the tree museum. Lots of playground areas for kids in...More

Thank smcevoy
Reviewed August 23, 2018

Take a nice leisurely walk along the water front and enjoy the beautiful scenery that awaits you, when the everything is clear to do so. It's a easy walk.

Thank 145elite123145
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

A wonderful walk or bike ride along the ocean through towering trees. What makes this trail extra special are the signs explaining what the different types of trees are and the “museum” of old logging machinery scattered along the trail. Easy access for any age...More

Thank msemplehome
Reviewed August 11, 2018

do not miss this opportunity....beautiful and educational walk through cedar forest next to the ocean. Lot's of informational signs and incredible logging machines from 1920's - 60's. Lot's of streams and small waterfalls.

Thank gerronimo
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Really nice beach/forest trail. Short trail with a lot to see. Beautiful nature and some information about the wood business in the early days. You will find old machinery along the trail. Even as a lot of info about nature. Short walk of 30 min...More

Thank Martijn S
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Van D
August 10, 2018|
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Response from Patrick G | Reviewed this property |
Yes, bring least. Have seen people run water park with dog. Lots of tame squirrels along trail which drives some dogs crazy
May 22, 2016|
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Response from Susan N | Reviewed this property |
30 minutes if you stroll along. You can add if you cross the road at the north end.