High Ground Hike: April 13, 2024

Posted: Apr 2, 2024   |   By: Communications

Do you know what to do if there is a tsunami alert in Tofino?

As a part of Tsunami Preparedness Week, join the District of Tofino for the High Ground Hike on Saturday, April 13, at 10 AM to practice getting to a tsunami-safe location at “high ground”. Meet fellow high-ground hikers at First Street Dock and hike to high ground at the Tofino Community Hall.

After arriving, stick around until 1 PM for the Preparedness Fair to learn about tsunamis and experience Quake Cottage - Canada's only mobile earthquake simulator.

To learn more about tsunami preparedness visit the District of Tofino's Emergency Preparedness page and Prepared BC.

Sign up for Voyent Alert the District of Tofino's multi-purpose communication service used to send alerts to residents, businesses, and visitors during critical events like tsunamis, earthquakes, or wildfires.

What: High Ground Hike & Preparedness Fair

When: Saturday, April 13, 2024, from 10 AM to 1 PM

Where: Meet at First Street Dock and hike to the Tofino Community Hall

Who: Everyone is welcome!

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