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Fall into Harvest Season in Cowichan

Fall Into Cowichan As summer draws to a close across Vancouver Island, Cowichan, the “land warmed by the sun”, comes alive with the flavours and colours of fall. Warm autumn sun falls on the orchards, filled with ready-to-pick apples. The vineyards burst with grapes ready to harvest and turn into new batches of award-winning wine. … Continued

It’s Harvest Season in Cowichan: Here’s How To Celebrate It

Once again, harvest season is wrapping itself around Cowichan like an old familiar blanket. After a hot, dry summer, the shorter days, dropping temperatures, and increased rainfall are a welcome change for the locals. Although the changing weather bundles more people up indoors, autumn is one of the busiest times for the region’s farmers and … Continued

Popular Hikes For Families In Cowichan

Being outside and exploring nature instills a sense of adventure in children (and adults); it encourages bravery, sparks curiosity and builds imagination. The Cowichan region is full of wild spaces and interesting walks that will keep the whole family engaged. So whether you’re a seasoned hiker or a beginner looking to spend more time outside, … Continued

Rustic to Luxe: Camping and Glamping in Cowichan

There’s no question that over the past year our love and appreciation for nature has grown. Many of us chose outdoor experiences in an effort to stay safe and distanced, and the trend continues this summer. Travellers and locals alike are looking to take advantage of the experiences Cowichan’s great outdoors has to offer, and … Continued

Locals Only. Q&A with Carmanah Pizza

Eco-friendly, community-focused, good food — that’s what Carmanah Pizza has been serving up in Lake Cowichan since January 2017. The Lake is a special corner of Cowichan that’s home to old-growth forests, a meandering river for summertime tubing, mountain trails and freshwater swimming. Scott and Krystal, owners of Carmanah Pizza, are Lake Cowichan locals, and … Continued

The Anatomy of a Cowichan Picnic Basket

From breathtaking views of vineyards and beautiful beaches along the sea, to laid-back lakeside parks, a picnic in Cowichan is one worth sharing. Grab your basket and your blanket and check out the top Cowichan picnic spots. 1. A craft beverage No picnic is complete without a beverage to complement the moment and flavours, and … Continued

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