Tag Archives: Vancouver Island outdoor activities

Fanny Bay Conservation Area

  It’s not very obvious and you have to go in search of it, but the Fanny Bay Conservation Area is worth the trouble. Located 23 km (14 miles) south of the city of Courtenay on the Island’s east coast, … Continue reading

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Grandon Creek Nature Trail offers a short but lovely excursion

It’s not a particularly big or impressive excursion in the whole scheme of things, but a pretty tucked-away hike in the west part of the village of Qualicum Beach has been a long-time favourite of ours.  Grandon Creek nature trail … Continue reading

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