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Ingrid Taylar

Cowichan Bay is known as one of the earliest developed areas north of Victoria as settlement dates to the mid-1800s when the Hudson Bay Company established its fort and the region was renowned for hunting, fishing and logging. By the 1900s... Read more

West Coast

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Sidney Business Improvement Area Society/Kelsey Goodwin

There are many communities along the shore on Vancouver Island. There’s the charm of Victoria, the rustic atmosphere of Campbell River or Tofino, and the allure of Nanaimo with its many services. Regardless of the area you do visit, “the island”... Read more

West Coast

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Westview and Marina Lodge

Tahsis is the quintessential cliché of the BC coast. It’s where the mountains meet the sea, seals bask in the hot sun, whales rise from below the water’s surface and beautiful salmon can be caught with every outing. Read more

West Coast

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James

In 1852, the Hudson’s Bay Company established a post in “Nanymo,” an area rich in coal deposits where mining became a major economic driver for Vancouver Island. The town of Nanaimo was officially created on September 7, 1860 and by 1880... Read more

West Coast

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North Coast Hotel Resort Ltd.

Steeped in history with a tradition of attracting those who are hooked to serious fishing and the outdoor lifestyle, Painter’s Lodge and April Point Resort and Spa have evolved over the years to effectively provide the utmost comfort, while... Read more

West Coast

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Georgia Strait Alliance

On Monday Dec 10th, the Clean Marine BC program began a ten-day tour of Central Vancouver Island. The Eco-certification program, run by Georgia Strait Alliance, encourages participation in the program by recreational boating facilities to reduce... Read more

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Island Outfitters

Island Outfitters has your Vancouver Island fishing Report to September 9th. Read the saltwater reports below for Port Renfrew, Sooke, Becher Bay, Pedder Bay, Victoria, Oak Bay and Sidney. Read more

Where to Fish

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Marsha Mildon

Looking for a human and dog paradise for your next RV trip? If so, Branden, my Golden Retriever, and I agree that the Saanich Peninsula, southern Vancouver Island, comes close to perfect. Here are our favourite dog and human places from the last... Read more

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Tourism Vancouver/Ben Giesbrecht

"Come surfing," my son said. "It'll be fun," he said. Yes, I thought to myself, fun for you. Fun to watch your mother fly butt over toes off her surfboard. But because "I'm not a regular mom, I'm a cool mom," I accepted my first born and his... Read more

Destinations

A bird’s-eye view of Nanaimo.

Arrowsmith Aerial Photography

Boaters can be creatures of habit and love to do the same thing every season. They visit the same marina, do the same activities, travel with the same boat companions and even use the same dock location. If traditions are what boaters love... Read more

West Coast

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Peter Hansen

Known as one of more popular marinas in the Northwest, Resort at Port Ludlow and the surrounding maritime community is what draws boaters to this coastal region every year. For many, this area is their ultimate destination as it’s protected from ... Read more

West Coast

Pine Lake Leisure

Parkbridge Lifestyle Communities

Situated on either side of the Rockies, British Columbia and Alberta have decidedly distinctive personalities, but there is no question that what these provinces have in common is some of the most stunning natural landscapes in Canada. ... Read more

Parks & Resorts

From the Lighthouse RV Park you can see Denman Island and the Chrome Island Lighthouse. Denman Island is in a unique West Coast rainforest ecosystem and features sandy beaches, rocky coves and lush forests. Two provincial parks on the island provide Read more

British Columbia

We are located in the heart of Campbell River, a 15 minute walk South of Downtown, overlooking the Beach, Discovery Passage and Cape Mudge Lighthouse . From your spacious, level RV Site or Well Appointed Cottage enjoy the Spectacular Ocean view. Read more

British Columbia

What’s a landlubber to do in seaside Nanaimo? This central Vancouver Island city is built on a headland extending into the Strait of Georgia and is surrounded by ocean on three sides. Not only that, the “Harbour City” is fronted by one of the longest Read more

Destinations

Until you wake up and have to reach for the thermostat, coaxing the furnace to take the chill off the morning while you sip your morning java. Suddenly, you realize it’s time to find a sanctuary for you and your RV for the winter months... Read more

Destinations

John Forde has been a whale guide for more than thirty years, rescued whales, and has a small whale museum in Tofino, British Columbia. Located on the far-west coast of Vancouver Island, John's Whale Centre, has become a hub of wildlife Eco-touring.. Read more

Destinations

This region on the east side of Vancouver Island runs from Nanoose Bay to Campbell River on Hwy 19A – the Oceanside Route. The area is named after the Chrome Island lighthouse off the southern tip of Benby Island Read more

Destinations

About 5 million people worldwide regularly experience the thrill of modern day treasure hunting at every opportunity, wherever they are in the world, and they already know that I’m talking about Geocaching . Geocaching.com , the site of all things... Read more

Destinations

Chemainus, dubbed the 'Little Town that Did' for its resourceful turnaround under tough economic hardship, has become a favourite among seaside Vancouver Island communities to visit and stands as the mid-point between Victoria Read more

Destinations

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    Ingrid Taylar

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    Dave Blackey

    Kumiko Kagita (model release) and Judy Mills (model release) having a rest for some water while cycling through Cowichan Bay, BC. Cowichan Bay, BC.

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    Ingrid Taylar

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