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 […]

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Descanso Bay Regional Park on Gabriola

For rustic camping in a beautiful setting, head to Descanso Bay Regional Park on Gabriola Island. The park has 32 camping sites and can accommodate trucks and trailers, motorhomes and tents.  All of the sites are forested and quite private, and several even have ocean views! Located only 1.5 km from the ferry terminal, and 2 […]

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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 […]

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Discover the Best of Sooke

Sooke is a district municipality situated on the southern tip of Vancouver Island and considered the westernmost community of the Greater Victoria region. It offers visitors and residents alike an authentic west coast experience with its rugged rainforests and unspoiled beaches. A Bit of History For hundreds of years, the T’Sou-ke First Nation was a […]

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Pedder Bay RV Resort and Marina

The Pedder Bay RV Resort & Marina offers the seclusion one is looking for while camping, yet with the amenities and conveniences one desires. Surrounded by forest and ocean, and located in the wilds of Metchosin, you feel like you are out in the middle of nowhere, but in reality, only 30 km’s from the […]

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Malcolm Island is a Place of Harmony

Malcolm Island is a place where Orca’s go to rub up against the smooth pebbled beach, and where humans go to create lasting memories. Situated off the northeast shore of Vancouver Island, you will find this hidden gem. While relatively small in size (24 km long and 3 km wide at its narrowest point) and […]

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Exploring the Picturesque Village of Telegraph Cove

Telegraph Cove is a postcard ready boardwalk community nestled at the northern end of Johnstone Strait. From its preserved historic multicoloured buildings on stilts to the picture perfect ocean views, Telegraph Cove remains an iconic eco-tourism destination on Vancouver Island. While twenty permanent residents call Telegraph Cove home, approximately 120,000 visitors flock to this destination each […]

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Strathcona Park – All You Need To Know

If you are looking for a place to truly unwind, and get a way from it all, Strathcona Park is the destination for you. Due to its distance from the main highway, as well as its rugged exterior, Strathcona Park is one part of Vancouver Island that is often overlooked. But I assure you, it […]

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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 […]

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Little Qualicum Falls

  If you are looking for a nice easy hike with spectacular scenery while in the Parksville area, Little Qualicum Falls is for you! Little Qualicum Falls is a provincial park located on central Vancouver Island. It encompasses the southern shore of Cameron Lake. There is 6 km of walking trails throughout the park, leaving from […]

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A Salt Spring Island Getaway

Experiencing the Best of Salt Spring Island When coming from the Mainland, people often comment on how much more calm life is on Vancouver Island. It also seems the more islands you hop the more relaxed you feel. Even though out of all the Gulf Island it is the most frequented, as well as the most populous, you will […]

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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, […]

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The Best of Yellow Point

  Did you know that Yellow Point, a small community located between Cedar and Ladysmith has some of the best kayaking spots in Nanaimo? I love being out on the ocean, especially while kayaking. There is just something so soothing about being able to hear nothing but seagulls flying overhead and the crashing of waves […]

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