Things to do

Ucluelet is surrounded by rugged coastline with Pacific Rim National Park at your doorstep.

Whether you enjoy walking in nature, eating out, surfing, or anything in between, the potential to explore this corner of the world is only limited by time. Take advantage of a world-class trail network to enjoy endless west coast views.

We’ve collected a few resources (from our friends at Tourism Ucluelet) to help you find your way, and make the most of your stay. If you have any questions about the area, we’re happy to help point you in the right direction and provide any suggestions.


Experience easy access to kayaking, paddle boarding, fishing, whale watching, hiking, animal watching and cultural exploration. Storm watching is popular is the shoulder and off season. A short drive north gets you access to world-class surfing and a golf course with an unforgettable west coast backdrop.

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Food & drink

Tap into the freshest ingredients at a variety of independent restaurants, pubs and breweries. You’ll find everything from superb seafood to local farm to table options to keep any palette satisfied.

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Discover local artisans, renowned surf shops, spas, independent coffee shops and take advantage of world-class dining. Ucluelet and Tofino offer a variety of boutique shops to deliver something memorable.

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Getting to Ucluelet



The Pacific Rim area host a number of annual events. Highlights include the Pacific Rim Whale Festival in March. Spring offers a chance to spot thousands of migrating humpback whales.

For a complete list of events and festivals, visit Tourism Ucluelet.

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