An Evening at Florencia Bay

From the look-out point the water at Florencia Bay always seems to sparkle.  Last night the waves were coming in clean sets like straight lines rolling in from the horizon and gently breaking as they reached the sandy shores.  On the right the trees grew tall out of...

Ukee Days 2012

The smell of barbeque filled the air as hundreds of people gathered to the Village Green on Ucluelet’s harbour waterfront to kick-off the celebrations of Ukee Days 2012.  This annual festival runs in late July and is always anticipated by the community.  It’s a...

Stairway to Heaven

There are magical places hiding deep in the rainforest.  Across the bay from Ucluelet, east of Port Albion and away from the ocean, is a network of unpaved roads.  Some are still active logging roads, while others have are the routes to recreational areas like Toquart...

A Weekend at the Park

We are so fortunate to have the Pacific Rim National Park Reserve so close to home!  The Long Beach Unit of the park is located just north of Ucluelet.  This gorgeous section of the park boasts kilometre after kilometre of untouched sand swept beaches. You can hike...

Rainforest Trail

Walk into a world of green where the air is thick with moisture, and the sunlight peaks through tiny holes in the giant green canopy above you.  You could have just walked into prehistoric times, the trees grow into the sky, and every leaf seems gigantic.  The noise...