There’s something so magical about Cowichan during the holidays. Hearty winter produce fills the local restaurants, cafes, and bakeries, and a dream-like mist settles over the valley. The mild climate means that outdoor activities – from hiking trails, to fly fishing, to Christmas displays – are enjoyable any time of day. Add a cup of … Continued
There’s something so magical about Cowichan in the fall! With the warmer temperatures, the deep crimsons and golden yellows seem to hang on a little longer here. Deeper in the valley, the endless hiking and biking trails come alive with lush year-round greenery. Now is the perfect time to discover the locally-grown gems in your … Continued
There’s something special about fall. The shorter days, and longer nights have people seeking relaxing experiences, while the crisp, fresh air also makes us want to get outside and soak up the golden autumn sunshine. It’s invigorating and tranquil at the same time. It makes us all want to getaway for the weekend and slow … Continued
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
High on the Malahat mountainside, 1,880 feet above sea level sits the Villa Eyrie Resort and Spa. Perfectly nestled between a lush Vancouver Island wilderness and the stunning views of the Saanich Inlet and Cowichan Valley, the resort offers a unique blend of west coast nature and luxury accommodation. This resort in the sky offers … Continued
“Fall is upon us, ushering in a number of seasonal festivals and events worth travelling for around the province. Celebrate the harvest with food and drink indulgences, wonder at BC’s spectacular wildlife, explore our cultural landscape, and more.” – Destination BC Eat Stay Play is a harvest event you can’t miss. Check out the full list … Continued
Looking to welcome in the longer days and sunny warm skies? Whether you are on a couple’s romantic getaway or taking advantage of the school break as a family there is something for everyone in the Cowichan Valley.
The Cowichan region is as unique as you are, which is why it is the perfect location for just about anyone’s wedding. Whether you’re looking to tie the knot in an intimate seaside venue, a rustic orchard, or a historic farm, Cowichan has a venue that perfectly suits you and your partner when you say ‘I do.’