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Horse Barn, Nimpo Lake, Chilcotin BC

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The Chilcotin offers excellent horseback riding country, as many parks in the region are only accessible by hiking, horseback or floatplane. Come and experience the excitement of a horseback adventure dating back to the good old days, when horses brought the fur traders, prospectors and settlers into the BC interior.

More information on Horseback Riding in the Chilcotin.

More information on the Chilcotin region of British Columbia.

By | June 1st, 2014|Featured Slides|0 Comments

Totem Pole: Duncan, British Columbia

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Duncan, in the Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island, has transformed itself into the City of Totems – a unique urban forest with distinctive hand-carved cedar poles from local native artisans on public display in parks and downtown streets. Duncan is the traditional home of the Coast Salish First Nations.

There are nearly eighty totem poles in Duncan, both downtown and along a half-kilometre section of the Trans-Canada Highway. Follow the yellow foot prints on the sidewalk to view the 41 totems on the self-guided City of Totems Walking Tour.

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By | June 1st, 2014|Featured Slides|0 Comments

Mount Robson, BC Rocky Mountains

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The peak of Mount Robson is the highest in the Canadian Rockies, towering 12,972 feet (3,954 metres) over the western entrance to Mount Robson Provincial Park. Before the discovery of Mount Waddington on the central coast in 1925, Mount Robson held the distinction of being the tallest mountain in British Columbia. Mount Robson Park is the second oldest park in British Columbia, having celebrated its 100th anniversary in 2013. Located in east central British Columbia, just west of the British Columbia/Alberta border, the park contains the headwaters of the […]

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Ninstints Village Totem Pole, Haida Gwaii

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Ninstints is the English name for SG̱ang Gwaay Llanagaay (Red Cod Island Village), a village site of the Haida Nation and part of the Gwaii Haanas National Park and Haida Heritage Site in Haida Gwaii on the North Coast of British Columbia, Canada. Ninstints village site is a World Heritage Site, and a National Historic Site of Canada.

Ninstints today features the largest collection of Haida totem poles in their original locations, many celebrated as great works of art. In Haida tradition, they are being allowed to succumb to the […]

By | June 1st, 2014|Featured Slides|0 Comments

Kwagiulth Mask by Randy Bell

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A fabulous variety of traditional Aboriginal masks, carving and sculptures, or more modern-influenced paintings and jewellery, are on display and for sale at the various Aboriginal owned and operated art galleries and gift shops located throughout British Columbia. Immerse yourself in the living traditions of British Columbia’s First Nations, and experience authentic music and dance, food, arts, stories and fascinating cultural artifacts.

By | June 1st, 2014|Featured Slides|0 Comments

Eagle Wing Tours, First Award Winning Whale Watching Company

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Locally-owned company Eagle Wing Tours received two environmental stewardship awards in two days in 2013. Recognized at the CRD Ecostar Awards on September 24, 2013 and the Vancouver Island Tourism Awards on September 25, 2013, Eagle Wing Tours is leading the eco-tourism movement here in Victoria.

Owner, Brett Soberg, has worked to ‘create a new model for what a responsible whale watching company should look like on and off the water.’ Soberg […]

By | September 30th, 2013|Popular, Whale Watching|0 Comments

Three British Columbia resorts included in 100 Best Hotels and Resorts in the World

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Congratulations to three British Columbia resorts included in the 100 Best Hotels and Resorts in the World by International Traveller Magazine. All three award-winning resorts are located in or near the oceanside community of Tofino, located on the rugged west coast of Vancouver Island.

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Clayoquot Wilderness Resort

Tofino, British Columbia, Canada

Swoop in by seaplane or arrive by boat to this tiny outpost in the magnificent wilderness country of Vancouver Island’s west coast.

The guest tents are […]

By | September 12th, 2013|News, Top Stories|0 Comments