Eagle Nook Resort & Spa
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... we would stay a little closer to home and try for halibut this time. I only know halibut as flounder on steroids. Like, HUGE flounder. Heading out to Blair's "spot" we put two crab pots down as well, to see if we could get any of the famous Dungeoness Crab. We motored through the Deer Group islands, so-called because you often see deer swimming between islands (!) and then past the Bonsai Island (it's not called that, but it's so pretty - it looks just like a ...
We managed to pack up and say our goodbyes to Laura and Cameron by 10:00 am. After a short stop for sustenance in Port Alberni our convoy split up as Nancy and I wanted to return to the stores in Coombs. The traffic was heavy but we arrived in Victoria without incident. I keep forgetting that I have never been here in the summer months before at the height of tourist ...
After packing a picnic lunch we headed off. Our first stop was at the Spirit Gallery in Ucluelet where they sell some amazing local wares, everything from paintings to pottery and jewellery. There was a bass guitar whose body was a Bald Eagle - a true one of a kind. Too bad there's not enough room to bring it home , Chris. Not to mention the price! Then off to the Rainforest where we took the boardwalk until we reached the many flights of steps going down and realized ...
We woke up to sunshine, had breakfast and headed out for Tofino with a stop at the Visitors' Centre to get our park pass. On arriving in Tofino we parked across the road from the Common Loaf Bakery, bought coffee and refrained from sampling any of the baking. Nancy was tempted by the Tofino Bar, reputed to be better than the Nanaimo Bar but she resisted temptation. The Saturday market was in full swing in the park so we checked it out and managed to find a few ...
... also some wierd algae that you can allegedly use as an exfoliator but im not so convinced. unfortunatly we had to leave that afty to get back to Victoria - and the ride back was so very very long BUT because it was daylight we did get awesome views of those infamous BC fall colours before hittin civilization in the form of Port Alberni (where we stopped for a cuppa - and I had an incredible hot chocolate...mmmm hot chocolate.....)