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  • Right over on the extreme west coast of Canada you can find Vancouver Island. In fact it is the largest island on the Pacific Coast and is immensely popular with residents and visitors alike. Because of its geographical position Vancouver…
  • Stunning Nature Attractions of Vancouver Island

    With its appealing climate and flourishing artistic spirits, Vancouver Island can easily be called one of the gems of Canada’s Pacific Coast. Home for the Indigenous people for thousands of years, the island started being slowly inhabited by the Europeans…
  • Mountains, forests, coastline, glaciers, and lakes – Vancouver Island has it all. That’s why this place is just perfect to take a hiking tour. Many ways are prepared for professional hikers and for beginners as well, so don’t worry if…
  • Part of the fun being a keen fly fisherman is to travel to different locations to ply your trade. Every stretch of water is slightly different, and some locations offer such stunning scenery that it almost doesn’t matter if you…
  • British Columbia has been cited as one of the most beautiful places on the planet in terms of natural beauty.  It attracts visitors of all types with the abundant wildlife, lush rain forests, exciting snow-capped mountains, wonderful beaches, and scenic…
  • Many people visiting Vancouver Island do so for the breathtaking natural scenery. Vancouver Island displays nature in its most raw form, and it is all awesome. None more so than the Pacific Rim National Park Reserve. This impressive chunk of…
  • Vancouver Island has a cool Mediterranean climate and plenty of rain. There is an abundance of rivers that have created rich farmland, as a result of the deposition of silt on their flood plains. This means that plenty can grow…
  • Many people come to Vancouver Island attracted by the water that both surrounds it and the water within the island. People are attracted by the visiting wildlife and many people take the chance to go whale and dolphin spotting. The…
  • There is so much natural forest in Canada that it has some of the highest rates of deforestation in the world. The economic value of logging has left the country with difficult decisions to make. Should it take advantage of…
  • In recent years, more tourists are being welcomed to Vancouver Island. In the past people were scared that large numbers of people would endanger the rare ecosystems. However the financial reward is so great that the money earned from tourism…
  • Foraging is the hunting of natural food resources and it can include the natural animals of an ecosystem or its plant life. While most people look on foraging in a positive light there has to be a balance as over…