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Trip to Ucluelet

  • Coombs - Goats on Roofs

    Coombs - Goats on Roofs

  • Ukeedogs

    Ukeedogs

  • Long Beach

    Long Beach

  • Skunk Cabbage

    Skunk Cabbage

  • Cathedral Forest

    Cathedral Forest

  • Wild Pacific Trail

    Wild Pacific Trail

  • Ucleulet

    Ucleulet

  • Wild Pacific Trail

    Wild Pacific Trail

  • Surfin'

    Surfin'

  • Flowering Nettles

    Flowering Nettles

  • Englishman Falls

    Englishman Falls

  • Tiny Vancouver Skyline

    Tiny Vancouver Skyline

  • Amphitritre Lighthouse

    Amphitritre Lighthouse

  • Wickanninish Beach

    Wickanninish Beach

  • Qualicum Beach

    Qualicum Beach

  • Horsetail

    Horsetail

  • Driftwood Shack

    Driftwood Shack

  • Englishman Falls

    Englishman Falls

  • Driftwood Tipi

    Driftwood Tipi

  • Amphitritre Lighthouse

    Amphitritre Lighthouse

  • Amphitritre Lighthouse

    Amphitritre Lighthouse

Vancouver Island is full of beautiful old-growth forests, waterfalls, trails and wildlife. We really enjoyed our quick trip to Ucleulet over Summer Solstice 2011. Loved the Ukeedogs — I had to have soup but it was fantastic too — also loved the beaches, and when we woke up one morning there was a cute pair of deer hanging out by the boats. More about the trip here.

Solstice Journey 2011

Solstice Journey 2011

We've been planning a trip to Vancouver Island for about three years now. Last week we finally made it! It is a pretty easy trip from our place, it turns out...a skytrain ride to Georgia St and a 45 min bus from there to Horseshoe Bay where you catch a 1 1/2 hr ferry to Nanaimo. On the bus out of to ...

MOB 103 – Oyster BBQ

MOB 103 – Oyster BBQ

When the boys get together delicious things result. Juices spurt from grilling oysters, Crowds gather to enjoy the fresh treat. Mikko loves to throw shells in the ocean. Following his hero Archie he learns which is an oyster and which is an empty shell. The whole family gets a ride up the hil ...