Vancouver Island

Gulf Islands Victoria Inner Harbour Parliament Building in Victoria

Totem Pole in Port Renfrew

Victoria, the capital city of BC, Canada located is on Vancouver Island. Neither Victoria nor Vancouver Island should be confused with city of Vancouver, which is not situated on this island but on British Columbia mainland.

Vancouver Island gives many opportunities to spend time in the wild: temperate rain forest, the mountains and long Pacific shore.

Botanical Beach Driftwood in Botanical Beach Tide Pool

Juan de Fuca Marine Trail #1 Sombrio Suspension Bridge Surfer at Sombrio Beach

Surfing in Strait of Juan de Fuca Juan de Fuca Marine Trail #2 Old growth