Welcome Harbour

North Coast
Paddling Area:Hecate Strait
Coordinates:54.0019829, -130.6627149
Site Type:Informal site primary
Tent Sites:10
Site Access:Sea
Marine Trail:N/A
Last Update:10/13/2019

Landing Comments:

Inner beach moderate slope gravel, larger rocks. Also some sand/mud reported. All-weather all-tide protected beach .E aspect. Outer moderate gradient beach of gravel, pebble, protected with steep banks above beach in cove (Secret Cove)with NW aspect. Currents.

Camp Comments:

Developed upland secluded site. Picnic table. Pit toilet. Fire pit. Treed setting. Former BC Forest Service campsite, now listed as recreation reserve, so user-maintained.

Other Comments:

Hiking trail to Secret Cove. Other smaller trails. Anchorage. Provincial Boat Haven. 2 Mooring buoys. Prince Rupert Sailing Club might have small facilities. Good paddling in harbour.

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