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VISITOR

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Vancouver Island

2016/17 Guide to Vancouver Island, The Gulf Islands & The Sunshine Coast FEATURES

GROUP PUBLISHER: Penny Sakamoto psakamoto@ blackpress.ca ASSOCIATE GROUP PUBLISHER Oliver Sommer osommer@ blackpress.ca EDITOR: Jennifer Blyth,

"The amazing world of insects, arachnids, and their many-legged relatives. A visit to this must-see mini zoo offers visitors an excellent opportunity to view and experience live tropical bugs  from around the world.  Discover over 40 fascinating species including giant walking sticks, beautiful praying mantis, glow-in-the-dark scorpions, hairy tarantulas, and Canada’s largest ant colony. Don't miss this hands-on adventure while in Victoria, BC!"

631 Courtney Street Downtown Victoria 250 384-2847 victoriabugzoo.ca

Welcome................................................ 11 Island Essentials.................................. 17 Gorgeous Gardens............................. 32 Discover the Gulf Islands................. 34 Need to Know: Camping................. 50 Outdoor Adventure ......................... 40 Tee Time ................................................ 20 Fishing.................................................... 52 Celebrating Ancient Cultures......... 54

MAPS

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ACCOUNT EXECUTIVES: Annemarie Rindt Patty Doering Mario Gedicke Christopher Cook DISTRIBUTION: Miki Speirs 250-480-3277

DESIGN & PRODUCTION: Janice Marshall Lily Chan

Vancouver Island ............................... 51

SOUTH ISLAND

Greater Victoria .................................. 12 Oak Bay, Esquimalt & West Shore........................................ 18 South Island Attractions.................. 14 Sidney, Saanich Peninsula & Cordova Bay .................................... 21 South Island Events........................... 23 Sooke and Beyond ............................ 25 Lake Cowichan.................................... 31 Duncan/Cowichan Valley & Chemainus............................................ 29

Ladysmith ............................................. 30

CENTRAL ISLAND Nanaimo ............................................... 36 Central Island Events......................... 35 Parksville & Qualicum Beach.......... 38 Central Island Attractions................ 39 Pacific Rim: Port Alberni, Tofino, Ucluelet & Pacific Rim National Park Reserve ................................................. 42

NORTH ISLAND

Comox Valley ...................................... 43 North Island Events............................. 43 Campbell River & Quadra Island... 45 Powell River & Sunshine Coast...... 47 Gold River, Nootka Sound & Tahsis .................................................. 46 Sayward, Nimpkish Valley & Zeballos ............................................. 46 North Island Attractions................... 54 Port Hardy & Port McNeill................ 53 Telegraph Cove, Sointula & Alert Bay, Port Alice ........................ 53

For advertising inquiries, email Penny Sakamoto at psakamoto@blackpress.ca 250-480-3204

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The community of Oak Bay, part of Greater Victoria, is a favourite with cyclists, paddlers and boaters. Photo courtesy Oak Bay Tourism ISLAND VISITOR MAGAZINE IS A DIVISION OF BLACK PRESS 818 BROUGHTON STREET, VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA V8W 1E4 TEL: 250-381-3484 FAX: 250-386-2624 info@islandvisitor.ca islandvisitor.ca ALTHOUGH EVERY EFFORT HAS BEEN MADE TO ENSURE THE ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION IN THIS PUBLICATION, VISITOR MAGAZINE CANNOT BE HELD RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY CONSEQUENCES ARISING FROM ERRORS OR OMISSIONS. NO PART OF THIS PUBLICATION MAY BE REPRODUCED WITHOUT WRITTEN CONSENT FROM THE PUBLISHER.

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2016 Vancouver Island Visitor  

What to do. What to see. How you get there.

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What to do. What to see. How you get there.

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