Stamp River Park in Port Alberni

Stamp River Park, located in Port Alberni, is beautiful at any time of year, but especially so in the Fall. Stamp River Park Highlights The park is home to a cascading waterfall and a popular salmon spawning river. In fact, the annual run of spawning salmon is one of the park’s main attractions. The Salmon congregate […]

Please follow and share:

Juan de Fuca Park Gems

Juan de Fuca Provincial Park is located on the west coast of southern Vancouver Island. The area offers incredible scenic views, great hiking opportunities, spectacular marine and wildlife viewing, and a roaring surf along the rugged coastline. If experiencing a more wild side of Vancouver Island is something you are interested in, exploring Juan de Fuca […]

Please follow and share:

Where to Stay in Ucluelet – Our Top Recommendations

The West Coast of Vancouver Island has a certain vibe unto its own. Tofino is known to be more of a yuppy touristy town, with a hippie flair, while Ucluelet is the hardworking, rugged-edged counterpoint. Both have equal appeal, and an added level of luxury peppered in. Which means no matter where you go on the West […]

Please follow and share:

Review of the Top Accommodations in Tofino

  Even though the towns of Tofino and Ucluelet have remained small and relatively untouched by urbanization, the Pacific Rim offers some fantastic top-notch resorts. While a few of them cost a fair penny to stay the night, if you can swing it they are definitely splurge-worthy. While we haven’t been able to check them […]

Please follow and share:

Hot Springs Cove – Tofino

To celebrate our 17th wedding anniversary, we knocked off one of my Vancouver Island bucket list destinations and explored Hot Springs Cove. Located in Maquinna Marine Provincial Park, Hot Springs Cove is approximately 30 km northwest of Tofino, and accessible only by water or air.  The spring water bubbles up from deep in the earth and […]

Please follow and share:

6 Simple Steps to Enjoying a Romantic Getaway on Vancouver Island

Almost everyone agrees that being near the ocean brings on a certain amount of romance. Which is why Vancouver Island is bursting with ideas for a romantic getaway. There are just so many places to make those magical sunset strolls happen. According to Amazon, Victoria is rated the #1 most romantic city in Canada for the […]

Please follow and share:

Exploring the Pacific Rim

Top things to see while exploring the Pacific Rim Vancouver Island is a huge tourist destination, with the West Coast being the number one draw. When combined, Tofino and Ucluelet attract over 1 million travelers each year. While the summer months are the most popular, any time of year is spectacular for exploring the Pacific Rim. Summer […]

Please follow and share:

Crystal Cove Beach Resort Review

    I  prefer camping in a more “up-kept” environment. A place where the grounds are taken care of, bugs don’t tend to linger, and there is enough to do that it doesn’t really feel much like “camping” (I am not a ‘sit around the campfire and do nothing but drink’ kind of gal). Oh, […]

Please follow and share:

Let’s Connect

facebook   instagram   pinterest   

Local Weather

The Weather Network