Tsunami Preparedness Week: Virtual High Ground Hike

Published: March 23, 2022

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Get tsunami prepared and enter to win prizes!

During Tsunami Preparedness Week, April 10-16, 2022, participate in the VIRTUAL High Ground Hike and enter to win great prizes! It's easy. Take a hike to a tsunami-safe location, snap a selfie, and post it to Twitter or Facebook to be entered to win prizes.


How to enter

  1. Go to one of the tsunami safe assembly areas in Tofino. Not sure where to go? Then use our new Tsunami Evacuation Map to view the five assembly areas in Tofino.
  2. Take a selfie at safe ground to prove you were there.
  3. Post your selfie to Twitter or Facebook. Tag @PreparedBC and use the hashtag #HighGroundSelfie22, and you'll be entered to win one of 47 prizes from PreparedBC.
  4. Also use the hashtag #TofinoHGH to win additional prizes.

When you tag @PreparedBC and use the hashtag #HighGroundSelfie22, you'll be entered to win:

  • 2 Preparedness kits for 4
  • 4 Preparedness kits for 2
  • 5 Phone charger kits
  • 6 Grab-&-go-bag starter kits
  • 10 Waterproof headlamps
  • 20 Phone banks

Add the hashtag #TofinoHGH to your post, and you'll be entered to win additional prizes:

  • Fire truck ride for 4 children and 1 adult with the Tofino Volunteer Fire Department
  • Hand crank/battery/solar-powered radio
  • WorkSafeBC Basic First Aid Kit
  • 1 of 2 PreparedBC backpacks

*Proof of residence will be required to claim these prizes.

For full contest rules go to: preparedbc.ca/highgroundhike

Posted on: Mar 23, 2022