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Your Road Trip Guide to Hwy 19A

Is there anything quite like the open road, window down, tunes cranked and a few friends in the car, destination on the horizon? While the final stop is the goal, we think it’s the route you take that makes it… Continue Reading →

Wild Camping in Campbell River

  Campbell River’s guest bloggers today are young ‘Snowbirds’ yes, they came to Campbell River for the winter. Justin and Olivia from @genericvanlife are about to share their perspective on Campbell River, their favourite rec sites and how they feel… Continue Reading →

International Women’s Day

Guest Blog By: Beth Boyce from the Museum at Campbell River International Women’s Day serves as an important reminder to remember the local women who have moved mountains to improve our community. Ann Elmore Haig-Brown was a woman whose work… Continue Reading →

Five Facts about Strathcona Provincial Park

Strathcona Provincial Park is British Columbia’s oldest park and Vancouver Island’s largest provincial park; this year marks the parks 108 birthday on March 1st! The park is impressive, with a total of 248,669 hectares (247,961 hectares of upland and 708… Continue Reading →

6 Essential Local Traditions

Between drastic seasonal changes, captivating Indigenous traditions and an ever-growing events calendar there is always an opportunity to have a unique experience in this area. These 6 local traditions are just the beginning. Check out our events calendar to find more! … Continue Reading →

Meet the Local Wildlife

Campbell River’s residents are more than just the people. Iconic Canadian wildlife roams the land, seas, and skies around the city. It’s entirely possible that on a lucky day you could spot a breaching whale, a bear devouring salmon or… Continue Reading →

10 Places to Take Epic Engagement Photos

The pressure of the big day can get to you, whether you’re single or loved up.  And let’s be honest there are better holidays, Thanksgiving, Pancake Day, Grilled Cheese day, or our birthdays.  And while we’re planning to spend this particular… Continue Reading →

5 Creatures You May Meet Under the Sea

“ Look at the world around you, Such wonderful things surround you, What more are you lookin’ for?” said the crab from Little Mermaid. While admittedly we aren’t ones to take advice from crustaceans, there is truth in what the… Continue Reading →

Leave no Trace

The month of January is a time to reflect on the previous year and think about how to make an impact in 2019! The city of Campbell River and region is a beautiful place to explore, there is an abundance… Continue Reading →