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.

How to Enter

Explore these amazing places along the way:

Capture, Tag & Win.

Capture your photo-worthy adventures along Canada’s Surf Highway. Post your original photos to Instagram using #CanadasSurfHwy. Not travelling soon? You can still enter from afar by tagging a friend on a #CanadasSurfHwy Instagram post or regramming a photo that already uses #CanadasSurfHwy.

For bonus entries find and tag our Scenic Spot sponsors in your #CanadasSurfHwy posts.
Hint: Check out the camera icons on the map below.


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: