Ocean Village Beach Resort
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Swimming pool
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Refrigerator in room
- Non-smoking rooms
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... school. There were about 15 of us total. The cost was $89 for a 3 hour lesson. We headed to Cox Beach which was a great beach for beginner or intermediate surfers with a sandy bottom and shallow enough to touch most of the way out. The first hour was on the beach learning theory and meeting everyone. I was surprised how warm and comfortable I was in the cold water of the Pacific Ocean wearing only a 6mm wetsuit. I could have stayed in the water all day and was having so much ...
Today we had a three hour surf lesson. How difficult could this be? We met up with our instructor - blonde Aussie Katie - I'm sure TJ booked her on purpose. Kitted out in wetsuits we picked up our boards and walked out to the beach - no probs yet. Then we had a safety talk and quick instructions on the beach, keep central, paddle, stay away from other people, watch ...
... opted for services in the row above. By driving into the site we could see the water through the trees.
We spent the evening walking the beach and got some great tidal pool pictures. The tide was coming in so we watched as the area we had explored was submerged and the water splashed over the rocks. This happened quickly as there was a fair slope to the beach in the cove at the end of McKenzie Beach. It was still overcast so no sunset photos tonight.
... caught local grab from a family that sells them from their home. We jumped on the bikes, rode into town for some supplies for cooking crabs and stopped by the crab lady's home for the most critical supply. Her tank was full of crabs she said just came in from along Long Beach. We picked up four medium Dungeness crabs and headed back to the campground. The crabs then took a Journey back to Jed. One of our ...
... trip's usual tour route. We didn't mind as it was a beautiful sunny day and a great way to see more of Vancouver Island.
We had been warned it would be cold out on the water so were glad to be given blankies. We had sailed for well over an hour when the captain suddenly cut the engine and pointed us to the left of the boat (port? Starboard?).
I am sorry the photos aren't better, but nothing can describe the awe we felt seeing the huge dorsal fin ...