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Seven can't-miss spots on B.C.'s Sunshine Coast Trail

Explore an interactive map of the absurdly scenic 180-kilometre trail, which this year celebrates its 25th anniversary

  • Mar 08, 2017
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British Columbia’s Sunshine Coast Trail celebrates its 25th anniversary this year, and what better way to mark the occasion than by planning to hike its 180 kilometres?

With that in mind, here’s a map of seven can’t-miss spots on the trail, as suggested by Eagle Walz, the route’s co-founder. Roll over each point for additional information on why Walz ranks the spot as a favourite.


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