While fires are allowed, we encourage visitors to conserve the environment by minimizing the use of fire and using stoves instead. If you must use a campfire, please practice “Leave No Trace” camping ethics.
Epper Passage lies on route to popular kayak and camping areas within Clayoquot Sound, including Flores Island and Vargas Island.
Paddlers can travel from Tofino through Maurus Channel to reach Epper Passage. Be aware of high speed commercial boat traffic in Epper Passage. Use caution, as dense fog is common during the summer months in this area. A kayak launch is located at First Street Dock in Tofino.
The waters of Clayoquot Sound may contain a variety of fish species, including salmon, rockfish, halibut and lingcod.
Rockfish Conservation Areas occur within this park. Fishing activities are limited in Rockfish Conservation Areas. Before you go fishing please refer to the Rockfish Conservation Area descriptions available from Fisheries and Oceans Canada DFO. Anyone fishing or angling in British Columbia must have an appropriate licence.
Portions of this park are open to hunting for specific species. Hunters must have valid licences and tags. Please refer to current printed Hunting and Trapping Regulations and Synopsis publication for closures and regulations.