Orca Dreams: Canada’s luxury whale watching base camp in British Columbia

Killer Whales: Orca Dreams offers kayaking, whale watching and luxury camping on Compton Island, Blackney Pass, British Columbia

Orca Dreams is Canada’s first whale watching luxury base camp. The camp is located on a remote island off the north inner coast of Vancouver Island, a place famous for its large concentrations of killer whales (Orcas) as well as the summer feeding grounds of humpback whales.

Camp Kitchen: Orca Dreams offers kayaking, whale watching and luxury camping on Compton Island, Blackney Pass, British Columbia[…]

10 Tofino, British Columbia Artists You Need to Know

10 Tofino Artists You Need to Know, Mark Hobson, Chesterman Beach Sunset over Frank Island, Pacific Sands Resort, Vancouver Island, British Columbia

When it comes to “art,” they say every artist has a story, and every piece tells it without words. What kind of art speaks to you?

Whether you come for one of Tofino’s many artisan events, or stroll the galleries that line our quaint streets, come meet and discover the many talented Tofino artists and handcrafted creations that make our spectacular corner of the world even more enchanting.

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By | December 8th, 2015|Arts & Culture, Tofino, Vancouver Island|0 Comments

Running of the Salmon

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It is time for the annual Salmon run, a spectacular natural event that occurs along the coast of British Columbia.

British Columbia is home to five species of salmon, all in the genus Oncorhynchus. Their life cycles tell a tale that has always captivated people, and we are witness to parts of the cycle in the streams and rivers around us.

Although each of the five species has a slightly different life cycle, the basic story is much the same. The young salmon spend the first part of their lives in the streams where […]

By | October 6th, 2014|Parks & Trails, Vancouver Island, Victoria, Wildlife|0 Comments

Victoria and Vancouver Island, BC, Heinl Aerial Photography and Video

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This video has archived the beautiful city of Victoria and surrounding areas on Vancouver Island in British Columbia between 2004 and 2005. You’ll notice that some things have changed since then, but the beauty of the city is so well captured in Heinl’s aerial footage that the images stand the test of time.

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These videos also showcase Russ Heinl’s amazing aerial photography and video footage that he uses to customize promotional videos for BC businesses and organizations.

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By | October 4th, 2014|Vancouver Island, Victoria, Videos|0 Comments

Russ Heinl Photo Gallery

Victoria, Russ Heinl Photo Gallery, British Columbia

The Russ Heinl Group is dedicated to excellence in aerial and architectural photography, which says it all. With thousands of hours of helicopter time to his credit, and decades of experience, Russ Heinl specializes in these two photographic disciplines.

Victoria, Russ Heinl Photo Gallery, British Columbia Victoria’s Inner Harbour. From Russ Heinl’s series referred to as “elevated, night, rain storm panoramas”. Russ Heinl Photo Gallery, British Columbia.

For aerial work, all cameras are gyro stabilized to ensure a […]

By | September 29th, 2014|Featured 2, Greater Victoria, Popular, Tofino, Vancouver Island, Victoria|0 Comments

CycleTreks: Questions we get asked about cycling in Victoria, BC

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I have had the pleasure of working for CycleTreks over the last few months, and have realized there are quite few common questions we get from our lovely customers. This post was created to address some of these questions and provide some insight from the point of view of a staff member.

Should I be worried about being a cyclist on the road in Victoria?

Not at all! Victoria is the cycling capital of Canada, and drivers here are very accommodating and aware of cyclists. Most of the city is marked with bike lanes […]

By | August 2nd, 2014|Cycling, Vancouver Island, Victoria|0 Comments

West Coast Edge ATV Adventures

West Coast Edge ATV Adventures
#4-2945 Alberni Highway
Port Alberni BC
V9Y 8R4
Phone: 778-421-3343
Phone: 1-855-666-3343
Email: info@westcoastedge.ca
Website: http://www.westcoastedge.ca/

West Coast Edge ATV Adventures offers guided Quad Bike and UTV Tours in the Alberni Valley, including the Nahmint Valley and Mount Arrowsmith. Enjoy the beauty of Vancouver Island’s backwoods, meadows, lakes, waterfalls, and wildlife.

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