Friday, July 23, 2021


Outdoors

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.”

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.