Anchor Inn & Suites
Travel Blogs from Campbell River
Naja, Tofino ist jetzt nicht unbedingt ein Ort, wo ich nochmals hingehen würde! Auf dem Rückweg machte ich einen kurzen Abstecher nach Ucluelet! Wow...das ist ja was ganz anderes! Ein kleines herziges Dörfchen und gefiel mir auf anhin. Nicht so busy und touristisch wie Tofino! Dort machte ich eine Hiking-Tour an der Küste …
Painters lodge where we stayed is surrounded by woodland and fronts onto an inlet.
Their selling point is the salmon runs which travel up just off the shore there.
They do guided fishing trips in small dorys with a high catch rate... not hard when you can practically get out and walk on the fishes backs..
Being a fillet and release style fisherman we gave it a miss..
We took a weekend trip to Campbell river with Jesse, Miranda and there friend Shane. We all went in Miranda's Jeep with the trailer and 2 dirt bikes on the back. It was a 3 and a half hour drive up Island and we didn't leave till late because the others had work until after 5pm. We stayed with Brandon and Jessy's Mums Melanie and her Husband Bruce. They have a lovely big house with a separate ...
... guessing which one we find first. Dylan orders his Gingerbread Man - it's huge. He can't resist a little nibble of the arm before putting it away until later.
Grandma buys Taya a lovely little dress from one of the stalls. We all enjoy some fudge tasting and then buy some. According to the lady most Europeans have never had fudge before! Clearly her market research wasn't that extensive!
We eat our yummy purchases ...
... br> from our hotel. They have always been there before. We are told they are
probably up in the rivers after the spawning salmon.
Had dinner tonight with Karen and
Graeme at the Ripe Tide. Nice to see them again, they both look well and happy
in CR and Graeme has the head nod going just right!
Latest no swim excuse for Jacko ... It’s too dark!