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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 →