Remarkable Botanical Beach on Vancouver Island

Botanical Beach Feature Photo

A unique part of Vancouver Island featuring spectacular wild coastline with colorful ocean tide pools & surfing ducks! We head out from Victoria over to the west side of the island near the town of Port Renfrew for a hike down to a remarkable beach. Located in Juan De Fuca Provincial Park, Botanical Beach is home … Read more

Exploring the Sunshine Coast of British Columbia

Southern Sunshine Coast Feature Photo

In late September, Anne and I decided to take a little getaway trip over to explore the Sunshine Coast region of British Columbia.  We hadn’t visited since we were kids and wanted to scope out the area for a future RV trip. So we put the Cougar fifth wheel in storage and hit the road … Read more

Pretty Little Telegraph Cove, BC plus Mass Eagle Sighting

Visit to Telegraph Cove on Vancouver Island BC Feature Photo

In this video, I have clips from our recent day trip to visit the tiny marina village of Telegraph Cove on Vancouver Island. Telegraph Cove is located on the north end of Vancouver Island about a 120-mile drive from Campbell River, BC. I show dashcam footage driving through the forest campground and marina RV resort. … Read more

Random Summer Day in the Life of a Fulltime RVer

Random Day in the Life Full Time RVer Feature Photo

A year and a half ago I recorded a Random Day in the Life of an RV Boondocker video while we were visiting Quartzsite Arizona and many folks seemed to appreciate it. So, I decided to repeat the idea and do a second “Day in My RV Life” video. This time it takes place at one our … Read more

Day Trip to Strathcona Provincial Park Vancouver Island BC

Strathcona Provincial Park Day Trip Feature Photo

We love our summers spent in Campbell River on Vancouver Island with its fantastic ocean views, waterfront, spectacular boating and wildlife viewing opportunities. Over the years on the blog, I’ve chronicled many of our Vancouver Island adventures, most highlighted by the ocean. However, there is much more to Van Isle than beaches, harbors, and islands. Go inland … Read more

Boating Day Trip to Cortes Island BC and DOLPHINS!

Gorge Harbour BC Feature Photo

On a beautiful calm summer day, Angie and I joined Anne aboard her boat nicknamed Snoopy for a day trip on the waters off of Campbell River, B.C. Our route would take us south around Quadra Island and east to Cortez Island.  Once we motored into Gorge Harbour through its narrow access channel, we shut off the engine and … Read more