5040 Peak via Cobalt Lake – #1 hike near Tofino

5040 Peak is hands down one of the greatest lesser trafficked hikes on Vancouver Island. It’s named after its elevation, towering above the Pacific Ocean at 1,324m or 5040 feet.  The short and steep trail rewards you greatly with insane 360° views of the mountains, Cobalt lake and even a little bit of the ocean. […]