There are many beaches to explore in the Tofino area. Mackenzie Beach is a short walk from Cobble Wood & Bird Sanctuary Guest Houses. Chesterman Beach is only a little further south, and is 3km long. Both beaches are rich with exploring potential. There are tide pools, crevices, rocks, and maybe even a cave to explore (depending on the tide). Long Beach is a 10 minute drive south of Cobble Wood & Bird Sanctuary Guest Houses, and located in Pacific Rim National Park Reserve. It is miles long, with great year-round surfing potential. There are places nearby where you can rent wetsuits and a surfboard, body board, or skimboard and take a surfing lesson. When you arrive at Cobble Wood & Bird Sanctuary Guest House, there will be map of the area for you to take to explore all the beaches in the area.
Both Tofino and Ucluelet boast great salmon and halibut fishing. There are many guides in Tofino and Ucluelet that can take you to the best fishing grounds. It is best to book your fishing guide in advance to guarantee a good guide and availability.