the trail is a good hike through the rain forest and takes you down to the water for a good walk, there is wolfs there sometimes so not a good idea to take dogs at times. If you want to see the rapids at there best go when the tides is going to be the lowest of the day.
The Butz Rapids trail is an easy excursion. The trail is well maintained. Loop trail. I believe accessible to those confined to wheel chair. Scenic views. Timing needed to witness effect of rapids, so hikers need to know tides tables.
Excellent scenic walk through rain forest. Bus is very infrequent, particularly after 30 September. We caught a taxi out there, not expensive, and were waiting for the bus coming back, when a very kind local spotted us and gave us a lift, saving us a half hour wait. Great experience!
This is a great way to escape into nature in Prince Rupert. Just don't expect great views of the rapids. If you time it right, you'll get to see them from a distance. You will be rewarded with an easy forest hike which takes you to a quiet bay and other waterfront beaches.
The trail is beautiful It takes about and hour to complete without stopping but you could spend hours just exploring the coast along part of the trail.
good path through the forest to the rapids.... we didn't make it all the way to the rapids as it was getting late and we'd been out on a boat tour and saw the rapids from up close.... very pretty walk!
We got the bus out, which was very easy from Prince Rupert. The walk is quite hilly in places but the path was well maintained and well signed. The trees and plants were dense and very beautiful with signs for those who are interested, explaining the origin and use of different plants. Views over the rapids and grass bay were... 更多
Well I am 50 over weight and out of shape but I am trying!! I did this so can anyone. Beautiful hike lots of ups and downs worth the views. We really enjoyed our afternoon here and I can promise you after a beer never tasted so good. We walked in the rain which is no problem because trees help... 更多