Tag Archives: Beautiful BC

Mountain Views

Nearly any area of British Columbia that one travels in, you can find a wonderful view of the areas local mountains. Magnificent scenery is all around us. Take a break and enjoy it! Sometimes what we take for granted is … Continue reading

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Seal Bay Park – Vancouver Island

Just north of Comox, along the waters edge is a wonderful park to explore. It covers both sides of Bates road heading north and as such offers a variety of trails and terrain. On the west side are looped trails that … Continue reading

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Hope

 Hope, nestled between sharp rising mountains with the confluence of the Coquihalla and Fraser Rivers offers many attractions. Considered the chainsaw carving Capital of Canada one can see why. There are approximately 83 carvings on the streets of this picturesque … Continue reading

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STEWART, BRITISH COLUMBIA

Ahhhh…..Stewart! Nestled between steep mountains in a narrow valley at the end of the Portland Canal sits the District of Stewart. What an awesome setting! Around 400 inhabitants, Stewart is small and seems almost to hang onto life with BIG hope and … Continue reading

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FANNY BAY (Vancouver Island)

Fanny Bay, about 20 minutes south of Courtenay is situated on Baynes Sound, the narrow strip of water between Denman Island and Vancouver Island. Fanny Bay Oysters are world renowned and for good reason! They truly are delicious! A great … Continue reading

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Cumberland and the Coal Mines

Cumberland, on Vancouver Island has a long history of coal mining. Beginning in 1888 workers came to the little village and worked hard in the mines underground. As is the case with many early mines, they were not without hazards … Continue reading

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