Sarah Schu

  • Hike to the Bomber Plane Crash Site in Tofino, BC

    PARKING: Park in the Radar Hill lot on the west side of the Pacific Rim Highway, 7.3 miles (11.7 km) south of Tofino. Make sure you buy and display a parking pass at the kiosk or you will get a ticket. I have seen it happen. There is a large sign ...

    2.5 miles 100 ft gain

  • Explore Tide Pools at Chesterman Beach, Tofino, BC

    Beyond surfing, skim boarding, biking, and hiking, there are plenty of beaches to comb and coastal tide pools to explore near Tofino BC. The best rocky coastal tide pools are between North Chesterman and South Chesterman beach just 3.6 miles south...

    1 miles 30 ft gain

  • Exploring Devil’s Garden at Grand Staircase / Escalante National Monument in Utah

    Devil’s Garden is a beautiful natural playground located in Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument about 17 miles southeast of Escalante. This high desert landscape appears surreal as it’s located just off Hole in the Rock Road, but completel...

    1 miles 20 ft gain

  • McAfee Knob - Roanoke, Virginia

    McAfee Knob is one of the most photographed views on the Appalachian Trail. From McAfee Knob, you'll see a nearly 270-degree panorama of Catawba Valley, North Mountain, Tinker Cliffs and the Roanoke Valley.  McAfee's is a hearty day hike, but ther...

    8.8 miles 1700 ft gain

  • Backpacking on the Ozette Loop

    First stop at the park office to make camping reservations and buy a permit. Then park at the Ozette Triangle Parking head and head right at the start of the loop.The nine-ish mile loop starts in a coastal forest environment, forks right and winds...

    9.4 miles 400 ft gain