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Holland Creek Hiking Trails

October 15, 2018 Vlog
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Ladysmith Hike Continuing with our waterfalls on Vancouver Island series and our first vlog in Ladysmith, BC, today we visit Stocking Creek Park. There is an option of starting in one of two places. One option is on Dogwood Dr. and the other is on Mackie Road. We chose the Dogwood Drive option not only […]

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Little Qualicom Falls Vancouver Island | Chasing Waterfalls Series – Vlog 133

October 1, 2018 Vlog
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Little Qualicom Falls Little Qualicum Falls has been a feature several times on our vlog on our way to Tofino and Ucluelet. Today it is a trip in its own right – almost. On our way to Little Qualicum falls we found an animal sanctuary that takes in injured wildlife on the island from eagles […]

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Hidden Trail & Waterfall Vancouver Island | Chasing Waterfalls Series – Vlog 132

September 24, 2018 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Hidden Trail & Waterfall As part of our chasing waterfalls series, we decided to be a little more adventurous and seek out some hidden gems on Vancouver Island. I had come across a blog that featured some hidden waterfalls between Parksville and Courtney:  Blog Post Here While we were in the Parksville area, we decided […]

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Englishman River Falls Parksville BC | Chasing Waterfalls Series

September 17, 2018 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Englishman River Falls This week on our chasing waterfalls series we are headed North of Nanaimo towards Parksville about a 2 and a half hour drive from Victoria BC to Englishman river falls. The falls are a short drive from the parking lot through lush second-growth and old-growth Douglas fir, cedar, hemlock, arbutus and maple […]

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Ammonite Falls Nanaimo BC – Vlog 130

September 10, 2018 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Ammonite Falls This week we will share with you our third and final waterfall visit in Nanaimo BC, Ammonite Falls. These falls are listed as a 20 minute hike, but even on the sign people have crossed off this optimistic suggestion! On many blogs I saw suggestions from 30-40 minutes to the falls. I would […]

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Bowen Park Waterfall Nanaimo BC – Vlog 129

September 3, 2018 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Bowen Park Waterfall Our second waterfall in Nanaimo BC is in an incredible 36 hectare park right in the center of the city, Bowen Park. I was feeling a little bit nervous after our experience the previous week that we might not be able to find the waterfall, but the people of Nanaimo are super […]

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Avoid this Rookie Waterfall Mistake – Vlog 128

August 27, 2018 Melissa's Blog Posts
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This is Embarrassing Waterfall Fail This week we headed to Nanaimo in search of waterfalls for our chasing waterfalls series. Our plan was to check out 4 waterfalls in one day and today we are going to show you the first of four waterfalls. This was the first trip up the Malahat with our new […]

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Best Waterfalls Near Victoria BC Episode 1: Niagara Falls Goldstream Provincial Park – Vlog 127

August 20, 2018 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Best Waterfalls Near Victoria Welcome to our first episode of our chasing waterfalls series where we take you to the best waterfalls close to Victoria BC on Vancouver Island. Our first destination is Niagara Falls in Goldstream Provincial Park about a 25 minute drive outside of downtown Victoria. It is also possible to take a […]

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Best Bakery Near Victoria BC plus an Easy Hike with Beautiful Views

August 6, 2018 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Bakery plus Hike  This week we are taking a short drive (20 mins) to Mosi Bakery, one of the best bakeries near downtown Victoria in West Saanich. Mosi is an Italian bakery with fresh baked Italian breads, pastries, gelato and Italian coffee. Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights are pizza nights at Mosi bakery. […]

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Top 5 Beaches in Victoria BC: Plus Secret Private Beaches Just for You – Vlog 125

July 30, 2018 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Top 5 Beaches in Victoria BC This week we are going to share with you the best beaches in Victoria BC in 10 minutes. We kept our choices within Victoria starting from Ogden point and we only went as far as Cadboro Bay. We chose both sandy and rocky beaches. Victoria is an island so […]

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