Episode 11: Salt Spring Island — Changing Landscapes TV
Next up was another Gulf Island. We'd covered art on Gabriola and now we were going to cover entrepreneurialism on Salt Spring Island. Yes they have a plethora of artists as well, all the Gulf Islands do for that matter, but they also boast a number of unique businesses with grass routes on Salt Spr
Episode 8: Ucluelet — Changing Landscapes TV
Ucluelet...turn left at the junction most folks turn right at. The route from Port Alberni took us across the islands spine over a road that was built for motorcyclists. Even though the rain had set in it was still a pleasure, then we arrived at the aforementioned intersection.
Episode 7: Bamfield — Changing Landscapes TV
So, from Port Alberni it was off down the Barkley Sound on the MV Francis Barkley, a converted Norwegian car ferry built in 1958. We departed in mist but the sun soon burned it off and before long we had blue skies and were accompanied by humpback whales, sea lions and sea otters.
Episode 3: The Northern End — Changing Landscapes TV
From Alert Bay it was a short jaunt to Port Hardy, the end of Highway 19, the road that was commemorated by a giant wooden carrot planted in Carrot Park to bear witness to broken promises by past governments to build the road to connect the north island to the rest.
Episode 1: Gold River and the Uchuck III — Changing Landscapes TV
I guess when you live on an island there will always be a certain maritime ambiance prevalent. We started our adventure off with an authentic walk, or passage, down memory lane. Take a Second World War Yard Mine Sweeper, convert her to a coastal freighter, send her to the West Coast of Canada and wh
The 'Comps' — Changing Landscapes TV
As you may or not know we are undertaking the filming of Changing Landscapes Vancouver Island under our own steam. Yes, Shaw television are going to air the series once it is completed but there is no financial compensation involved. Instead, to make this series a reality we have approached certain
Spunky's Motorcycle Shop Joins the Adventure!! — Changing Landscapes TV
We are very pleased to announce that Spunky's Motorcycles have joined the Changing Landscapes adventure as a major sponsor! We met with Simon, the owner, on Saturday and have to say we're very pleased with the outcome. Simon is as passionate about motorcycles as we are and was very enthusi