Journals Vancouver Island

Quadra

Created by MagdaDH_AlexH on April 2, 2011 Best of IgoUgo

2 Reviews
3 Stories

Quadra Island, off the coast of Campbell River. May 2010. Magical place.

The Beautiful West

Created by MagdaDH_AlexH on May 26, 2010 Best of IgoUgo

2 Reviews
6 Stories

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Brooding Mountains, Shining Water

Created by moatway on June 9, 2007 Best of IgoUgo

4 Reviews
2 Stories

The island is more than Victoria. It is high mountains and beautiful sea.

Vancouver Island Vignettes

Created by SarahQSpano on January 27, 2006 Best of IgoUgo

6 Reviews

The prim and proper city meets the wild and rugged coast on beautiful Vancouver Island. After the ferry crossing from Vancouver, we took in the English charm of Victoria and then took a little road trip, passing through Pacific Rim National Park on our way to secluded Tofino.

Vancouver Island: A Beautiful Summer Getaway

Created by JenLara on September 13, 2002 Best of IgoUgo

6 Reviews

I spent a long Labor Day weekend with my parents and sister on Vancouver Island, exploring the incredible old-growth forests, rocky beaches, charming towns and excellent restaurants of Vancouver Island.



Nanaimo, B.C.: A Vancouver Island Interlude

Created by jemery on September 27, 2001 Best of IgoUgo

5 Reviews
1 Story

Lovely, heavily forested and canyon-laced Vancouver Island has a lot to offer besides the capitol city of Victoria. This journal describes a circle tour via both of mainland Vancouver’s principal ferry terminals and an overland rail cruise between Victoria and the tranquil, laid-back port of Nanaimo.

Campbell River-Salmon Capitol of the World

Created by Barb B on July 20, 2001 Best of IgoUgo

6 Reviews

Nestled peacefully along the eastern coast of central Vancouver Island, Campbell River has long been known as the Salmon Capital of the World. This peaceful fishing and logging area was the “Relaxation Destination” for Hollywood’s rich and famous during the 1940’s and early 1950’s. Bing Crosby, Clark Gable, Bob Hope, Carole Lombard and William Randolph Hearst escaped to this fantastic natural destination surrounded by beauty and wonder.

Vancouver Island's East Coast

Created by Re Carroll on February 1, 2001 Best of IgoUgo

1 Review
5 Stories

The east side of the Island is more developed than the west and has many more accommodations and attractions. Although Victoria and Nanaimo are the main cities, the area north to Campbell River has lots to offer and makes for an interesting few days tour.

Autumn on Vancouver Island

Created by Peregrine on November 29, 2000 Best of IgoUgo

3 Reviews
4 Stories

I had great expectations about Vancouver Island and I was not disappointed. We went in mid-October and were rewarded with blue skies, few tourists, one grey whale, and gorgeous autumn color.

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Ancient Forest

Created by ecila on May 29, 2006

1 Review

An ancient old forest in the pacific shore, west side of Vancouver Island. A mythical and memorial experience.

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