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Learn to Forage Shellfish for a True West Coast Experience

Have you always been curious about foraging shellfish? Our location right on the Pacific Ocean provides us easy access to seafood people inland only dream of. And while catching a fish and [...]

#ThrowBackThursday: The Rod & Gun Bar & Grill

Vancouver Island is rich with history, and some of it sits right here in Parksville. The Rod & Gun was established in 1898 as a hotel when our town had a population of just a few hundred [...]

Forest Bathing is the Latest Wellness Trend—Come Give it a Try!

The Brant Wildlife Festival taking place through March and April offers a variety of outdoor activities. On March 24th and 25th it provides the unique opportunity to participate in the [...]

Spend Easter at Ocean Trails for a Fun Family Getaway

Easter is a great opportunity for a family getaway, and we at Ocean Trails would love to have you. Choose between a 1 or 2 bedroom condo and enjoy having a full kitchen, bathroom, and access to [...]

Take Advantage of Our Winter Special

The time between the holidays and the warmer weather of spring can drag on. We’ve created a Winter Special to shake those cold-weather blues and remind you just how nice winter can be on the West [...]

For the Cheese Lovers

Visiting Little Qualicum Cheeseworks is one of the top things to do while in Parksville. Not only are they the first dairy farm in British Columbia to be certified by the SPCA, but 100% of their [...]