Easy hikes in Vancouver that take you deep into nature | Georgia Straight Vancouver's News & Entertainment Weekly
Jul 9, 2015 - Has all this smoke from recent B.C. wildfires got you craving nature but unwilling to waste a grueling hike on an obscured view?
14 Incredible Overnight Hikes around Vancouver
Everyone loves a good day hike. But there’s something special about setting off by foot - carrying the gear needed to make it through several nights in the wild.Backpacking creates the opportunity to discover remote and beautiful locations. It allows you to escape more crowded areas. And it gives you the time to fully disconnect. To leave behind the stress and worries of the concrete jungle.
Ladner Village Market
2015 marks the 19th season for the Ladner Village Market. Please join us on Sundays from 10am to 4pm. The market will run; June 14 & 28, July 12 & 26, August 9 & 23, and September 14.
Planners name Ladysmith, B.C.'s First Avenue as best street in the country | CBC News
Ladysmith's historic First Avenue has been named the best street in the country by the Canadian Institute of Planners.
Barnston Island + Surrey Bend
Here’s an easy ride that has a bonus of a ferry ride! It’s really a barge pushed by a tugboat, so that makes it all the better. Start at Surrey Bend Park and explore the trails, then bike onto the ferry and around Barnston Island. The road is flat and paved, there are views of the river and farms,
Escape to Bowen Island |
Just a twenty minute ferry ride from Vancouver’s Horseshoe Bay or approximately thirty minutes by water taxi from Granville Island or Coal Harbour, the magic of Bowen Island awaits. For day-trippers no need to bring the car. The beach, hiking trails, shopping and restaurants are within steps of the ferry which docks at the beautiful …
Proposed Inside Passage Bike Route offers dedicated, beautiful cycling experience on Vancouver Island - Canadian Cycling Magazine
Cycling along the eastern shores of Vancouver Island, B.C., between the North Island cities of Courtenay and Comox and the Southern Gulf Islands, is one of the most beautiful experiences a Canadian rider can have.