About Ucluelet

Explore Ucluelet, Vancouver Island, BC Canada

Located on the western coast of Vancouver Island, Ucluelet is a small and welcoming town with access to expansive sandy beaches, rocky shorelines, secluded coves, old-growth rain forest trails and the natural wonder of the Pacific Rim National Park Reserve.

Little known Ucluelet is now becoming a popular travel destination for visitors to Vancouver Island because of its stunning coastal scenery, wealth of opportunities for outdoor recreation and rich cultural history. The town of Ucluelet has a number of restaurants and coffee shops, stores and galleries, an exciting new aquarium, the Black Rock Resort, and many accommodation options.

What to Do

Ucluelet and the surrounding area offers extraordinary opportunities for outdoor adventure and recreation. Kayaking, surfing, zip lines, hiking, fishing, diving, camping, whale and bear watching, beachcombing and storm watching to name a few….

Tourism Ucluelet
Archipelago Cruises
Wild Pacfic Trail
Huu-Mees Ma-as Cedar House
Long Beach Charters
Long Beach Maps
Long Beach Nature Tours
Long Beach Surf Shop
Nurture Day Spa
Pacific Rim National Park Reserve
Pina Gallery and Boutique
Relic Surf Shop
Subtidal Adventures
Ucluelet Aquarium
Ucluelet Fishing Company
Ukee Bikes
West Coast Wild Adventures
Wickaninnish Interpretive Centre
WYA Welcome Centre

Where to Eat

Ucluelet has many dining options from casual to gourmet. Please ask us and our guides for our favourite places to go, depending on what you are in the mood for.

The best place to get all current dining information is with Tourism Ucluelet’s Dining Page

Blue Room Bistro
Eagle’s Nest Pub
Fetch Restaurant at Black Rock
Floathouse Patio & Grill
Gray Whale Ice Cream & Delicatessan
Green House Market
Hank’s BBQ
Harbour Factory Pizza
Jiggers Fish’n’chips
Matterson House Restaurant
Norwoods Restaurant
Offshore Seafood Restaurant
Ukee Dogs Eatery

Local Events & Festivals

Ucluelet is a lively community and home to many celebrations, events and festivals!

There is always something going on between Ucluelet, Tofino & The Pacific Rim National Park. Check out Tourism Ucluelet’s Events Page

Edge to Edge Marathon
Feast BC
Halloween Howl
National Aboriginal Day
Otalith Music Festival
Pacific Rim Summer Arts Festival
Pacific Rim Whale Festival
Ukee Days
Terry Fox Run
Tofino Food and Wine Festival
Tofino Lantern Festival
Tofino Shorebird Festival
West Coast Maritime Festival

Giving Back to Our Community

Your Kayak Trip of a Lifetime Awaits

Kayaking Ucluelet, Tofino, the Broken Group Islands and Clayoquot Sound on Vancouver Island, BC is truly majestic!