Rutherford Ridge

This page is under construction! It should be updated by the end of March, 2017.

Overhang in North NanaimoGet your heart rate up, right here in town, while taking in some magnificent views of the city and the mountain. It's in north Nanaimo, right between Long Lake and Pipers Pub as the crow flies.

This is that same rocky hilltop terrain that's so characteristic of Eastern Vancouver Island. There are good rock-climbing runs and some interesting overhangs, as well as beautiful views of Nanaimo.

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There's constant development in this area lately; if I recommend a place to park, it will need to be updated a month later! So here's the location of the highest point of the ridge system - you can park pretty much anywhere near here.

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