The Real West Coast Photo Contest

Enjoy the Journey, Play along the way

Come explore Canada's Surf Highway (HWY 4) – the breathtaking stretch of road on the Pacific coast of Vancouver Island, BC linking Port Alberni, Pacific Rim National Park Reserve, Ucluelet, and Tofino. From attractions and artisans, to outdoor activities, enjoy panoramic views and unique adventures around every turn.

Capture and share your favourite #CanadasSurfHwy photos on Instagram to be entered to win bi-weekly prizes and more with our Real West Coast Photo Contest.

Plan your Road Trip

Download our travel itineraries to discover the must-see stops along Canada’s Surf Highway.

Explore & Share

Check out these amazing places along the way:

Capture your journey

Capture your photo-worthy adventures along Canada’s Surf Highway. Post your original photos to Instagram using #CanadasSurfHwy. We will be featuring some traveller images on @the_real_west_coast.


Prizes, prizes, prizes!

We have given away 10 fabulous bi-weekly prizes over the last 4 months to lucky followers. Now we are down to our 11th and FInal Giveaway before the winning photo is chosen and the Grand Prize awarded. See the 11th giveaway below from Stormtech, and a Sneak Peek at the Grand Prize:

Tag your roadtrip photos #CanadasSurfHwy on Instagram