Month: March 2011

Spring Break Snow Jam

No more pencils, no more books, no more teachers’ dirty looks – at least not until next week. Spring Break has arrived and the conditions at Mount Washington Alpine Resort could not possibly be more perfect for this… Read More

North Island Garden Guide

With yesterday’s Spring Equinox, today is officially the first full day of one of the brightest seasons. The sun is in the sky longer, dormant flower bulbs start to bloom and trees begin budding gorgeous green leaves. As… Read More

Island Profile: Tribune Bay Provincial Park

Between the wind, rain and gray skies that have plagued coastal BC in recent days, my mind has been wandering to sunshine, water that’s as blue as the sky above and toasty warm sand. Though Vancouver Island is… Read More

The Pacific Rim Whale Festival

For more than two decades, tourists and locals have been celebrating the annual migration of grey whales off the coast of Ucluelet and Tofino. Each year, close to 20,000 of them make their way from the Baja Peninsula… Read More

Vancouver Island Outdoor Adventure Expo

Between skiing, hiking, boating, rock-climbing, swimming and surfing, you’d be hard-pressed to name an outdoor activity that you can’t do on Vancouver Island. Our home is an adventure lover’s true paradise and there is always something to keep… Read More