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Category archive: Outdoors

BC’s Best Beaches

I always talk to my real estate clients from out of town about the wonderful beaches in Oceanside and this great list provides the evidence. Of all the lovely places to be in British Columbia we rate high in so many and, when it comes to beaches, it turns out we’re not only on the…

Roll Up, Roll Up!

This year will be the 45th occasion of the fabulous Lighthouse Country Fair. Of all the local celebrations, this is surely the most genuine country fair around. Be sure to mark it in your calendar for September 5 for lots of old time fun. This year, for the first time, along with games for all…

Enjoy a Unique Local Event in nearby Nanaimo

Three full days of fun and activities for the young, old and in-between, family oriented and held in NANAIMO, the Sun-Porch of Canada, the Jewel of the West and the Bathtub Racing Capital of the World, the “Great INTERNATIONAL WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BATHTUB RACE AND NANAIMO MARINE FESTIVAL HAPPENS ON July 25th to July 27th, 2014….

Lighthouse Country Fall Fair

Reserve August 30, 2014 in your calendar! It’s the 44th. Lighthouse Country Fall Fair and it’s a wonderful event that celebrates the seaside, our community and the great people who live here. As a member of the Bow-Horne Community Club, I’m thrilled to be part of planning and running this great day. I hope to…

Snowbirds Performing in Comox Valley

It’s that time of the year again! I saw the magnificent Snowbirds practicing in Comox last year and it was a wonderful event, not to be missed. Standing out in the sunshine watching these legendary flyers do their critically-timed stunts is tremendously exciting and provides yet one more reason to be proud to be a…

SPRING IS IN THE AIR - Local Spring Gardening Tips

The Campbell River Garden Center publishes great garden tips for each season that are specific to our region. Here’s their advice on what we should be doing in March and April for a healthy lawn and garden this summer. Containers & Annual Plantings Plant a tub with pansies, bulbs, perennials and primroses to brighten your front…

Bear Safety

We are fortunate to live in an environment rich with varied wildlife and bears are an integral element of the ecosystem here on Vancouver Island. I see many bears on my frequent walks in the woods with my dogs and I take serious safety precautions to avoid any of us coming to harm, including me,…

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