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Best trails in Bowen Island Ecological Reserve

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Looking for a great trail in Bowen Island Ecological Reserve, British Columbia? AllTrails has 6 great views trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Gearing up for a challenge? There are 3 hard trails in Bowen Island Ecological Reserve ranging from 4.8 to 17.8 miles and from 22 to 2,365 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Mount Gardner Loop Trail
Bowen Island Ecological Reserve
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Length: 6 mi • Est. 3 h 56 m
Mount Gardner Loop Trail is a 6 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Bowen Island, British Columbia, Canada that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. The trail offers Show more
#2 - Killarney Lake
Bowen Island Ecological Reserve
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Length: 4.9 mi • Est. 2 h 23 m
Killarney Lake is a 4.9 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Bowen Island, British Columbia, Canada that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The trail offShow more
#3 - Mount Gardner Hikers Trail
Bowen Island Ecological Reserve
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Length: 4.8 mi • Est. 3 h 7 m
Mount Gardner Hikers Trail is a 4.8 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Bowen Island, British Columbia, Canada that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as difficult. TheShow more
#4 - Snug Cove to Cape Roger Curtis Tour
Bowen Island Ecological Reserve
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Length: 17.8 mi
Snug Cove to Cape Roger Curtis Tour is a 17.8 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Bowen Island, British Columbia, Canada that offers scenic views. The trail is rated as difficult and primaShow more
#5 - Mount Gardner and Killarney Lake Loop
Bowen Island Ecological Reserve
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Length: 9.9 mi • Est. 5 h 47 m
Nice hike, but important to do it on a sunny day, cause you'll enjoy the ferry views as well as the top views. There is a nice pub to grab a bite on the way back before catching the ferry back.Show more
#6 - Grafton Road: Snug Cove to Tunstall Bay
Bowen Island Ecological Reserve
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Length: 9.7 mi • Est. 4 h 39 m
Grafton Road: Snug Cove to Tunstall Bay is a 9.7 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Bowen Island, British Columbia, Canada that offers scenic views. The trail is rated as moderateShow more