Explore Parksville

From your home base at Surfside RV Resort, you can experience all manner of activities in the surrounding areas, from a short walk or drive to Parksville or Qualicum Beach, to a day trip to Tofino. Surfside finds you located right in the middle of some of the most beautiful and engaging scenery in the world. From golf to saltwater fishing, nature hikes to skiing there is always something to do!

Golf Courses

Parksville features three nearby world-class courses.


Fish in local lakes filled with trout and other fish, or head out to sea for some salmon and crabs.

Tours & Adventures

Visit Parksville’s 800 year old trees and visit picturesque waterfalls

Bird Watching

Wander down to to the ocean to spot blue herons or join a local guide.

Skiing on Mt. Washington

In about an hour you can be skiing at Mount Washington Alpine Resort.

Mini-golf & Bumper boats

Have some fun at the Paradise Mini Golf park.

Coombs Market & Artisans

Visit the “goats on the roof” and explore the local market and shops.

Whale Watching

Experience the beautiful west coast from the water.

Be sure to check out more fun things to do in Qualicum Beach. Surfside is only a 15-minute drive away.