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Sunshine Coast Hiking Tour, Canada

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 7 day(s)
Group Size: 2 - 6 people
Destination(s): British Columbia  
Specialty Categories: Hiking & Trekking  
Season: May - September
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: No
Minimum Per Person Price: 890 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 890 US Dollar (USD)

The incredible Sunshine Coast Trail (SCT) originated in 1992 when a handful of outdoor enthusiasts realized the region's quickly-vanishing old growth. The full trail measures roughly 180km and acts as a protected wilderness corridor linking Desolation Sound with Saltery Bay, through the temperate rain forest of the Upper Sunshine Coast. 13 basic shelters (huts) are scattered along the trail - each available on a first-come/first-served basis, accommodating up to a dozen hikers. This 7-day self-guided Sunshine Coast 'sampler' takes in two of the trail-builders' favourite sections, the bookends of the trail, which offer incredible hiking, outstanding views, and some of our favourite huts/campsites. Great Canadian Trails takes care of all of your backpacking needs with trailhead transfers included, gear and camp/trail meals fully-supplied, daily food drops, and the use of our exclusive storage containers and emergency GPS transponders. We even arrange mid-hike accommodation in the town of Powell River, so you can refresh partway through and enjoy the local scene before heading back into the remote wilderness. Simply bring your backpack, your spirit of adventure, and let us do the rest!

Day 1: Arrive Powell River. Orientation. Overnight hotel/inn.

Day 2: Transfer to trail and hike to Manzanita Hut (8-10km).

Day 3: Hike to Rieveley's Pond Hut (17.5km).

Day 4: Hike to Powell River. Overnight hotel/inn. (17.5km).

Day 5: Transfer to trailhead and hike to Mt. Troubridge Hut (13km).

Day 6: Hike to Fairview Bay Hut (14-16km).

Day 7: Hike to trail terminus and transfer to Powell River.

Airfare is not included in the tour price.

Price includes:
- meal package with easy 'add water' camp meals and daily fresh food items
- drinking water and food delivered to each hut
- trailhead transfers
- 2 nights B&B/inn accommodation
- camping gear including lightweight tent, and ultralight camp stove
- use of emergency GPS transponder
- access to storage containers with fuel and cookware in each hut
- donation to PRPAWS.

About This Supplier
Location: Canada
Joined InfoHub: Oct 2007

M17202 offers a range of self guided and small group adventures in Canada, from coast to coast to coast! Experience different landscapes and communities at handlebar level, hike rugged sections of the Trans Canada Trail, and explore the dramatic mountain trails. With a growing selection of adventures drawing upon the...

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