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Cool Attraction - Terrible Parking

The walk from the highway is only about 10 mins but trying to park is a bit of a nightmare. There... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2019
Port Alberni, Canada
Lots of Inukshuks

Hole in the wall Port Alberni Scenic British Columbia is a man made womderful trail full of sights... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
Southgate, Canada
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“candy store”(3 reviews)
“nice walk”(2 reviews)
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 8P4, Canada
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Reviewed 7 January 2019

The walk from the highway is only about 10 mins but trying to park is a bit of a nightmare. There are a couple spots on the south side of the highway but I have seen many people trying to parallel park (!?!?!) on the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank sammrl
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Hole in the wall Port Alberni Scenic British Columbia is a man made womderful trail full of sights like man made Inukshuks. Not an official park its just the leftover unused reservoir connection made into a hidden gem of a trail. Free Fun.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

We parked off Hwy 4 east of Coombs Country Candy shop, across the street of 1755. Not sure I would have found this hike without LuckyBeerLady (July 2017) review. The trail can be difficult to follow sometimes so stay alert. There are some signs but...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Wanderlust_Bee
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

What a great little hike it was, very picturesque; we all loved it. Short little hike off of Highway four just out of Port Alberni; well worth a quick stop.

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank QuibSmib
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Worth the visit for sure! Beautiful spot with adorable shops before going on the walk. Great spot to have a picnic or sit in the river

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Cailan F
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Short 15 minute walk from Alberni HIghway. It is a easy downhill walk to Hole, a small portion that can be slippery especially if it has rained. We saw a couple with walking poles which could be helpful if you have balance issues or mobility...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank luckybeerlady
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Bring a hat if it is sunny as you walk for quite a while in the sun. Cute once you get down there.... if you walk along the trail longer you will come to a very cold waterhole. Wear good shoes too and pay attention...More

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank Kathy T
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Just on the outskirts of Port Alberni is the trailhead to the Hole in the Wall walk. Not very well marked, but easy to follow once you are on the trail. Short walk of about fiteen or twenty minutes and you come to an area...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank Ross W
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

was my favorite adventure on our trip in May. nice walk with a beautiful site to see at the end. really enjoyed the experience. worth seeing for sure. Keep going down the path and I hear there is a falls there (little Niagara) didn't get...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank diviavine
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Nice short walk with great destination . This place is a must see , it’s only a 10 minute walk from candy store at bottom of hump 🐾

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank wilstar271
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26 May 2018|
Response from wilstar271 | Reviewed this property |
Near Port Alberni,there is a store right as you start to enter Port Alberni which is called Coombs country candy store . This is where people park to walk to hole in the wall