An illustrated guide to British Columbia's most popular nature getaways and best-kept secrets.
The well-known slogan for Canada's westernmost province is "Super, Natural British Columbia," a fitting tribute to its legendary natural beauty. The entire province is richly blessed with lush rainforests, snow-capped mountains, rugged coastlines, and unique wildlife.
100 Nature Hot Spots in British Columbia is a beautifully illustrated guidebook that explores this province's remarkable splendor and natural diversity. Each entry includes a descriptive destination profile, beautiful four-color photographs and at-a-glance information about special features and their locations.
The hot spots are divided into six chapters -- Vancouver Island and the Coast; Central British Columbia; Lower Mainland; Okanagan, Similkameen and the Surrounding Area; Kootenay Region; and Northern British Columbia. Here are just some of the destinations:
• Bowen Island
• Enderby Cliffs Provincial Park
• Garibaldi (Provincial) Park
• Hot Springs Cove
• Othello Tunnels
• Botanical Beach
• Haida Gwaii
• Top of the World Provincial Park
• Whistler Olympic Park
• Desolation Sound Marine Protected Area
• George C. Reifel Migratory Bird Sanctuary
• Saturna Island
• Bear and Salmon Glaciers
• Bella Coola Valley