Explore pebble and shell beaches to a backdrop of expansive blue seas and majestic mountain ranges. Breathe the fresh forest air and soothe the soul as you hike along remote trails through moss laden rainforests. The Strathcona Regional District is blessed with a network of beautiful parks, trails and beaches dotting the Discovery Islands, Cortes Island and Area D (South of Campbell River).

Regional Parks & Public Beach Access


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In 2015, the regional district undertook an analysis of all the road rights of way that lead to the foreshore. This project took place on Quadra and Cortes islands as well as in Area D (Jubilee Parkway South to the Oyster River). The sites that provide easy access to the foreshore were sign-posted.
Look for the following signs to access beautiful beaches through the regional district:

Please respect private property to either side of the beach accesses.

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Take an aerial spin around Hagel Park South of Campbell River