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Sunday, June 26, 2022


Outdoors

Victoria’s heating up: How to spot when someone may be drowning (VIDEO)

Be safe if you're going out swimming this weekend! 🏊

Public dock at Banfield Park expanded in time for summer

Swimmers and paddlers will have better access to the Gorge Waterway 🏊

Seasonal beach mat means this popular Victoria shore is accessible to all

Just in time for summer! ☀️

BC has seen half the number of wildfires it usually sees by this time...

The end of summer could be a sizzler.

BC’s new tick map shows Vancouver Island is full of high-risk areas

Make sure to avoid getting Lyme Disease this summer!

Langford opens 9 new hiking and biking trails spanning over 130-acres of land

With three others trails planned before the end of the year.

Here are all the new upgrades coming to Saanich’s Rutledge Park

Grab your bathing suit! 👙

There’s a new Galloping Goose trail overpass coming to Colwood

Making the trail-going experience easier for pedestrians and cyclists alike. 

BC Parks launches new online reservation service ahead of camping season

Bookings open on March 21st! ⛺

5 picturesque alleys in Victoria ready to hit your Instagram feed

The perfect backdrop 📷

These live Vancouver Island webcams allow you to storm watch from the comfort of...

Stay warm as you visit Tofino and Ucluelet virtually 🌧️

14 of Victoria’s most Instagrammable locations full of fall colours (PHOTOS)

Autumn leaves in all their glory 🍂

BC Parks invests $21.5 million to upgrade outdoor recreation after record-breaking camping year

This includes Rathtrevor Beach and Miracle Beach Provincial Park!

15 photos of last night’s stunning ‘Harvest Moon’ over Victoria (PHOTOS)

The sky cleared just in time 🌕

WIN a free week’s RV rental from RV Rent Vancouver Island (CONTEST)

Summer's not over yet! 😎

21 places in and around Victoria to stay cool during this week’s heatwave

It’s the second of the season ☀️🌡️

These hot tips will keep your lawn and garden healthy during an even hotter...

Save your grass and $$$ on your water bill!

Campfire ban goes into effect on Vancouver Island on Wednesday

Current conditions are expected to persist in the coming weeks.

Here’s how an RV trip can level up your Vancouver Island summer (CONTEST)

And a chance to win yourself a FREE week's RV rental!

5 thrilling things you can do at this massive adventure park in Colwood

Are you up for the challenge? 😱

This play-based summer camp is perfect for the whole family

Bring your bubble and enjoy a little slice of paradise! 🌞

16 beginner hikes that will take you to new heights in and around Victoria

Adventurous and Instagram worthy! ⛰️

13 ideas for fun and romantic dates in Victoria this spring

Time to spice things up! 🔥

Massive “Super Blood Flower Moon” will be visible over Vancouver Island this month

You'll only have 15 minutes to see it! ​🔴​

8 amazing places to watch the sunset in and around Victoria

Bask in the golden hour glow ✨

This Victoria whale-watching company is offering a sweet long-weekend discount (CONTEST)

And you could also win a whale-watching tour for two! 😎

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.”