Monday, May 10, 2021


Two Vancouver Island beaches among top beaches across Canada

Just in time for the nice weather! ☀️

Vancouver Island trophy hunter denies killing wolf pack near Sooke

But admits she killed two “problematic” wolves

9 best spots to get your picnic boxes in and around Victoria

'Tis the season 😎
Avalanche Canada

Avalanche warning issued after skier seriously injured on slopes near Courtenay

The warning applies to the South Coast and Vancouver Island regions.

Nearly half of the wildfires throughout BC this year have been human-caused

BC Wildfire Service urges caution over this Labour Day weekend

BC Wildfire Service urges caution over BC Day long weekend

85% of B.C.'s wildfires so far have been linked to human activity.

Here’s why you should plan an RV trip on Vancouver Island this summer (CONTEST)

And check out how you can WIN a free week's RV rental!

Over 27,000 reservations made for B.C. campgrounds since bookings opened Monday morning

10 reservations are being made every second! 😲

Fish farm worker saves bald eagle from octopus in northern Vancouver Island (VIDEO)

“One hundred percent of reactions have just been, ‘Holy cow!’” 🐙

One of the brightest meteor showers will pass over Vancouver Island next week

The best Christmas lights show north of Orion’s Belt 🌟

13 stunning shots of last night’s fiery sunset over Victoria (PHOTOS)

Where did you watch the sunset last night? 😍

These two Vancouver Island resorts are the best in all of Canada (SURVEY)

According to Condé Nast Traveler’s 2019 Readers’ Choice Awards!

WIN a whale-watching tour for four with Five Star Whale Watching in Victoria (CONTEST)

And check out these 12 stunning whale-watching photos for yourself!

Quadra Island man fends off grizzly bear with a knife along Sunshine Coast

After the attack, the man rode his bike to find medical treatment.

District of Saanich purchases Kings Park from BC Hydro for $5.5 million

The area is a popular community space.

Entry into Royal Roads’ Hatley Park Gardens is now free

Time to live out your Disney princess dreams in a castle’s gardens 🏰💐

Oak Bay to launch new deer contraceptive program in September

Homeowners will need to give permission to track deer on their property.

Victoria man recounts harrowing tale of near-fatal Mount Everest climb

“...I truly believe I was in danger of dying up there.”

Westshore Motocross offers summer camps and birthday parties for all ages

They even offer birthday parties and summer camps! 🏍

Thetis Lake Park has just been expanded by over 150 hectares

At a cost of $6.5 million.

You can now spend a night stargazing in these incredible domes in Tofino

We’re SO ready for this glamping trip 😍

A gorgeous harvest moon is set to rise over Vancouver Island on Monday

The forecast for Monday night is clear skies

Mars is now the closest to Earth than it has been in 15 years

Have you spotted the Red Planet yet?

Langford Lake closed to swimmers due to high E.coli level

The water will be tested again next week.

3 gorgeous local parks you have to go camping at this summer (VIDEOS)

Can't get enough of these island vibes 🏝

BC Parks introduces new fund for volunteer projects

$240,000, to be precise
Kitesurfer Larry Dennis Gear Stolen

Victoria kitesurfer appeals to the public after $15000 worth of gear stolen

"If anyone can get it I'll pay $500 with no questions asked," said kitesurfer Larry Dennis
Hiking Victoria Mount Douglas

5 breathtaking views worth hiking to in and around Victoria

Let us know which ones we've missed ⛰️

11 photos of the famous Beach Drive ‘Tulip House ‘ in Oak Bay (PHOTOS)

Stop and smell the flowers! 💐
Baby Goat Cuddle

The Victoria Lavender Farm needs you to cuddle its baby goats (PHOTOS)

It's a tough job, but someone's got to do it 🐐
Skyler Roberts Canada Alzheimer's

Ontario man to begin cross-Canada bike trip for Alzheimer’s in Victoria

He walked over 7000km across the States last year! 😮

Victorian’s message in a bottle washes up in Oregon

If that wasn't awesome enough, the message itself is full of inspiration and kindness.

Here’s how you can help shape the future of Topaz Park

Disc golf or a splash park, anyone?

Mount Washington will kick off ski season one week early

The announcement marks the first early opening in five years.

Over 1,000 potentially fatal death cap mushrooms found in Oak Bay

One mushroom can kill an adult.

Large salmon shark spotted off the coast of Vancouver Island (VIDEO)

Former NHL player and Vancouver Canuck Willie Mitchell went tuna hunting with a group of people when they suddenly saw a shark fin in the water. 

An epic harvest moon is set to light the Victoria sky tomorrow

Don't forget to look outside at sunset on Thursday.

Northern Lights illuminate Vancouver Island skies overnight (PHOTOS)

And a camera wasn't needed to see them!

Itchy black bear spotted on Sooke trail camera (VIDEOS)

When you've got an itch, you can't scratch.
orca whales kayaker

This Vancouver Island kayaker had an amazing sunset encounter with a pod of orca...

Talk about "Beautiful British Columbia"

Todd Creek Trestle near Sooke Potholes closed until further notice for repair

CRD staff are assessing repair options and will update the public when the trestle will reopen.
Smoky Sunset Victoria

7 places to view the smokey sunset this evening

Last night's "apocalyptic red ball of fire" made for incredible photos. So we put together a list of locations to help up your smoky sunset Instagram game.