Desolation Resort

2694 Dawson Road, Powell River, British Columbia, V8A 4Z3, Canada | 3 star campground
Prices starting from $112.00

Travel Blogs from Powell River

Home vs Work

A travel blog entry by ginenneandrob


After waiting in the south terminal airport in Vancouver for eight hours I finally made the short flight home to Powell River. It had started to snow and we were cautioned the plane had a slight chance of not being able to land, though land it did. Greeted by my family I was thankful to be home for the holidays. I awoke to snow on the ground the next morning and making the most of it played outside with my nephew and niece. It was ...

Family Frolics in Powell River

A travel blog entry by jody1


... Westwood Lake for a bit of walk. Very pretty up here. Not far from the city but a world apart. There was a class of paddle board riders on the lake which seems to be very popular here. Very picturesque.

A quick subway lunch then off to Comox and another ferry over to Powell River, my mother’s home town. Headed straight to Uncle Clint and Auntie Sherry’s place. Whole family was there to greet us, ...

From Paradise to Reality!

A travel blog entry by jennybe


... taxi for the last drive to the house.

So beautiful, about 3.30pm, bright sunlight dancing on the waves and rocks and lighting up the timber in the house as Chris and Ian got the storm shutters down and turned everything on.. We made tea and took it on the deck which stretches the full width of the house at the back and overlooks the sea. The broom is in full glorious yellow bloom and I ...

Days 51 to 61: Port McNeill to Powell River

A travel blog entry by hobos


... four rapids, but we don't paddle through anything that seems like more than wind waves. We round the last point and are officially done with the rapids and having to obsessively watch the clock...what a relief! We set up camp on a dock "in disrepair" condition at Church House, an abandoned settlement. We go to bed and don't set the alarm.

Day 58: Lazy start this morning. The morning is calm and sunny for a change and we let the tent ...

I got a stamp in my passport and it says Canada!

A travel blog entry by fro-kat


... but the gardens just in the main streets and in front of the hotels were amazing anyway.
The buildings are just incredible. All Victorian style and huge. The Victoria Parliament buildings, on Menzies St are spectacular.

I had a 'travel calm' tablet before getting on the boat (us Gaskell's don't do boat very well), and I don't know whewther it was working wonders of if it was just a stable boat but I didn't ...

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This 3 star campground is located on 2694 Dawson Road, Powell River.
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