Fun Boating Day Trip to Desolation Sound BC

Desolation Sound Boating Feature Photo

One of the main reasons for summering on Vancouver Island, other than being close to family and friends, is the tremendous boating opportunities. I have to admit I’m not that big into boating but for my wife Anne it is a life long passion. She absolutely loves being on the water. Usually once or twice … Read more

Incredible Bald Eagle Viewing on Vancouver Island BC

Last year we spent a very enjoyable RV summer in Campbell River, BC on Vancouver Island. We were treated to large doses of wildlife viewing opportunities. Whales, Dolphins Seals, Blue Herons, Canadian Geese, Deer, Bears, etc, etc. One really cool thing this area has in spades is Eagles. With huge runs of salmon returning and … Read more

Our Most Scenic Camping Spots of 2014

Our 12 Most Scenic Camping Spots of 2014 feature photo

Introduction My wife Anne is an avid landscape photographer so finding ourselves scenic camping spots is an integral part of our RV lifestyle. The best photography light happens in the so-called golden hour around sunrise and sunset. Setting up camp in amazing scenery really helps by saving driving to and from a location, as we … Read more

Checking Out The Tyee Club in Campbell River BC

Tyee Club in Campbell River Feature Photo

Introduction While enjoying our stay at the Thunderbird RV Park in Campbell River this summer I couldn’t help but notice all the small row boats that would gather on the ocean nearby. Almost every day, especially in the evening, dozens of tiny rowboats would row back and forth just off the shore of the long … Read more

Boating Adventure While RVing Vancouver Island

RVing Vancouver Island Boat Trip Feature Photo

A Three Hour Tour We are really enjoying our summer up here in Campbell River, BC while RVing Vancouver Island. The weather has been outstanding with plentiful sunshine and warm balmy conditions. One of the main reasons we decided to spend July and August here at Thunderbird RV Park is the proximity to the ocean and … Read more

RV Trip to Victoria BC – Visiting Butchart Gardens

Butchart Gardens Visit Feature Photo

Introduction During our summer stay here in Victoria BC we have had a great time and enjoyed much the city has to offer. Several times we have headed to the Inner Harbor to take in the many attractions, food and the general festive atmosphere. One Victoria attraction that is supposed to be a “can’t miss” … Read more