West Coast of Vancouver Island 2018 Updates

West Coast Vancouver Island The Ahousaht Stewardship Fund supports safety services, trail maintenance, and visitor information; you may be asked to pay a voluntary fee when anchoring, collected by the Ahous Guardian vessel, effective for 2018. Click here for more information. Bamfield The Huu-ay-aht Group of Businesses now owns the East Bamfield Public Dock, The Market & Café, and…


Updates for the Gulf Islands Area for 2018

Gulf Islands 2018 Updates Maple Bay Birds Eye Cove Marina is currently for sale and has limited transient moorage. Fuel dock remains closed. Cowichan Bay Pier66, previously called Dungeness Marina, now offers 200 feet of transient moorage (250-748-6789), reservations accepted. Ganges  Salt Spring Marina breakwater dock construction has not yet started. For a variety of…

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Six Features of Lower Lonsdale That Make Everyone Love It

This winter, I visited Lower Lonsdale in North Vancouver. If you haven’t been there in a while you might be surprised at the growth that has taken place. I was told by a local, that it is the new “hot spot” and that many young professionals and retirees are moving to this area. Along with a…