Secrets of Asia Imports

This week’s Vancouver Island Vision brings us to Campbell River’s Secrets of Asia Imports. You will find Secrets of Asia, and all of its unique belongings, in the heart of downtown Campbell River.  Wendy started Secrets of Asia after visiting Asia and loving their style of decor. She then bought a number of belongings and …

Miracle Beach Provincial Park

Vancouver Island Vision brings you to the beautiful Miracle Beach Provincial Park on Vancouver Island. At Miracle Beach Provincial Park, you will find various camping sites and an endless white sandy beach to enjoy time with the family. The camp site offers picnic areas, group camping, and various trails all along the ocean leaving you …

Milwaukee Twin

This week on Vancouver Island Vision, Shannon visits Wayne at Milwaukee Twin. Wayne has been a certified motorcycle mechanic since roughly 1969. Along with a few others, Wayne was involved in developing the Motorcycle Maintenance Course in Ontario. Wayne has been working on Vancouver Island since 1981 where he began as a service manager in …

The Beehive Café

The Beehive Café originally opened in 1918 as an ice cream parlor, pool hall and saloon. Today, we have a pastry chef with over 30 years’ experience serving amazing food for the people of Campbell River. Currently, the Beehive is operating under Covid19 restrictions with limited seating and take-out options. You can find premade sandwiches, …

HYGRO in Campbell River

Vancouver Island Vision is taking you to HYGRO in Campbell River. HYGRO has been in business in Campbell River since 2003 and has a large focus on organic gardening and teaching people how to grow their own resources. At HYGRO, they use and teach customers about using beneficial predators in their gardening rather than chemicals …

Doug Folkins

This week on Vancouver Island Vision, we are speaking with a local singer-song writer, Doug Folkins. Doug has recently had a new CD come out with 6 songs on it. This will mark Folkins 9th Cd since 1999 and his 2nd full country CD with songs released to radio. You can find Doug on all streaming platforms …

Campbell River Estuary

Vancouver Island Vision is taking you to the Campbell River Estuary! The Campbell River Estuary and Baikie Island Reserve is a beautiful spot to come view the scenery and take a nice walk with your dog. Since the early 1900’s, the estuary has been a hub for industrial activity. Forestry activities dominated the shoreline with …

October 2020 Market Stats

This week on What’s Happening Wednesday we give thanks and bring October 2020 Market Stats. We are so thankful for everyone who came out to help set up for our Halloween event. We would also like to thank everyone who came out to support us and those who donated to Tour deRock! This year we …

Denman Island

This week’s Vancouver Island Vision we are heading to the beautiful Denman Island just South of Courtenay, BC. If you are looking to visit Denman Island, you can find the ferry roughly 15 minutes South of Courtenay with a short ferry ride. Once on the island, you will find a great escape. Downtown Denman Island …

Fin Crust Pizza

Vancouver Island Vision welcomes you to Fin Crust Pizza in Campbell River. Fin Crust Pizza is Campbell River’s newest pizza place. They are setting themselves above by using a wood fired oven, sourdough crust, fresh ingredients and craft soda made in house. The craft soda is made from fruits that are available at the time. …