Eagle Nook Resort & Spa
Travel Blogs from Barkley Sound
... FB and made our way to the general store for provisions for the next 3 days. Our hosts met us and rocked up on the ATV to transfer the luggage. Our back packs! We were to walk the 10 min to where were staying, Woods End Landing Cottages. A trek along the board, revealed the tree top toilet. Very similar to the walkup urinals I recently visited in Amsterdam. This was was the Canadian version. Another 'Beware of Bear' sign. This is ...
... to bed.
Got up from a very comfortable bed at 8.45am and went downstairs for breakfast. After breakfast we all got in the car and drove towards Ucluelet and Tofino along some nice winding mountain roads. We stopped along the way at a view point of a fast flowing river and then onto the Wild Pacific Trail in Ucluelet. We walked to the light house and back taking in the beautiful views and sounds of seals barking in the distance. We then drove to a nice quiet bay ...
It's been a while since I have added anything to my blog so I thought what better than to update with my recent experience of Christmas away from home.
Before I arrived in Canada, one of my main worries regarding the trip was how I would feel being away from home for Christmas. As the years have gone by Christmas has become more about the quality time you get to spend with your family rather than the gifts Christmas brings, although ...
We left Nanaimo on an overcasted sunday afternoon. Our next goal: Pacific Rim National Park, notorious for its beautiful forests, beaches and shores. After a short stop at the highway to get a fishing license, the sky would eventually clear up and so it became a nice sunny late summer day. After about one hour of driving we reached Cathedral Grove at Emerald Lake, a place certainly worth stopping. We really liked the dark forest, the ...
... We went out of curiosity and lack of much else to do. Once we got there the weather cleared up nicely. We went for a walk along Goose Spit which was nice. On the way we saw a Coast Deer Doe with her fawn, in a suburban street! Anyway, after walking to the end of the spit we headed back to town for lunch then got the bus back. That was that.
On Friday (beautiful day) I got the train (a one car railcar) ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet