Painter's Lodge

1625 McDonald Road, Campbell River, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, V9W 4S5, Canada | 3 star resort
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Travel Blogs from Campbell River

Victorious Victoria

A travel blog entry by ditdotnonny on Jun 25, 2014

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... Intrigued by enormous freshly felled trees laying in the park by the beach in the evening, the next morning we swung by the Chainsaw Competition. Alice promised me some bonefide Canadiana and I was not disappointed. Wielding claw hammers and pick axes, guys and gals hacked and sawed away at the chunks of cedar all hoping to win this years accolade.

Sawdust in the eye we refreshed ourselves at Elk Falls, hiking down to the rapids and back again. Its refreshing ...

We're going on a bear hunt!

A travel blog entry by pottsfam on Sep 10, 2013

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... They have about 6 lookouts - some in towers some just out in the open. The first bears we spotted were a mum and her cub that was about 18 months old. They were just feasting on salmon. We stayed watching them for awhile and then spotted another mum and cub in the distance come down to the river but wandered back to the forest fairly quickly.

We then drove down the road a bit more and spotted another mum and cub. ...

Day 122 - Campbell River-Vancouver Island (Canada)

A travel blog entry by thekemptons on Jul 30, 2013

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... water is perfectly still like a lake, apparently due to two different tides, with lovely bright Kayaks nipping about. The mountainous backdrop is gorgeous. The beach itself is decent. We finally have sand wet enough for sandcastle building. We have our picnic on the beach and enjoy the view.

Emma sets about creating a car sandcastle for Dylan while Rich takes Taya for a sleep. Grandma having done some digging ...

Back to Elk Falls

A travel blog entry by samandbex on Oct 01, 2012

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So, on returning to Campbell River, we decided to pitch our tent back at Elk Falls before dashing off to our Bear Watching Tour.

After successfully testing the rental car's breaking system and scaring the 'beJesus' out of a couple of Canadians who foolishly decided to legitimately cross the road at a crossing (Becky tells me that Canadians are worth double points!!) - we managed to find a parking spot, only I wasn't too sure whether the car would ...

Passing though the Passage

A travel blog entry by rockfsh on Jun 12, 2011

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... seen in a channel dark and deep. Century times its passage through Seymour Narrows for a lull in the tides around 11 PM, too dark for pictures. The lack of lights along the shore indicates that either there are few inhabitants on shore along the port side of the ship or they turn in early.


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This 3 star resort, located on 1625 McDonald Road, Campbell River, is near The Museum at Campbell River and Kwagiulth Museum and Cultural Center.
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