Parks & Natural Spaces
Gibson Trail Continued Closure
The continued closure of the Gibson Trail from Gibson St to First St is to allow for Waste Water Treatment Plant Conveyance works. Read More
Gibson Trail Temporary Closure
Tonquin Connector Temporary Closure
The Tonquin Connector will be temporarily closed from Monday, September 26, until Wednesday, September 28, 2022.Read More
Community Hall Tonquin Trail Access Closure
The Tonquin Trail will be closed from the trail access at the Community Hall to the turn-off to Third Beach.Read More
Multi-Use Path Upgrades: Olsen Road to Gibson Street
Upgrades to Tofino’s Multi-Use Path (MUP) between Olsen Road and Gibson Street will begin in mid-April 2022. The upgrades are anticipated to be complete within an 8-week construction period.Read More
Bat Boxes Installed at Tonquin Park
Bat Boxes Installed at Tonquin Park January 28, 2022 Earlier this week, Parks staff worked with the Raincoast Education Society and a class from Wickaninnish Elementary to install bat boxes that the students created in Tonquin Park. Bats are an essential part of a functioning ecosystem. Making a bat-house supports the ecologically vital role bats…Read More
Peterson Drive Tonquin Trail Access Closure
Access to Tonquin Trail via Peterson Drive is due to close on Monday, October 25, 2021.
The trail closure is necessary to allow construction of the first Headwaters affordable rental housing building at District Lot 114 to commence.
Tonquin Trail will remain open and accessible from the trailhead at the Community Hall, via the Tonquin Connector and Tonquin Park Road.