Englishman River

Kim Young

Top Bridge Trail

Hiking the local trails around central Vancouver Island reminds me to cherish the natural beauty that surrounds us. Not very far from civilization, I often feel like I’m exploring untouched territory.


Never underestimate the joy of change and discovery. Growing older doesn't mean your childlike-wonder and awe is gone ... it may just need some coaxing. more


Qualicum Beach from the water

Linda Tenney photo

Look around, Mother Nature is very kind to us here on Vancouver Island, and once the rains subside, we enthusiastically take full advantage of all she has to offer, no matter what the season. more

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