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Spend the Holiday Season in Cowichan

The holiday season means many things to many people. It’s a time to share with loved ones, a time for good food and good company, a time to celebrate a new year and reflect on the last, and it’s also a time for rest and relaxation. Whatever your style, there’s something magical about the holiday … Continued

2019 Cowichan Bucket List

A new year brings new opportunities for adventure! In Cowichan, we believe that you can experience a laid-back morning, an afternoon packed with adventure and an evening of luxury all within the same day. There are so many one of a kind activities in this region we’ve prepared a 2019 bucket list of activities to … Continued

7 Ways to Live Your Best Life in Cowichan

January is as good a time as any to hit the “reset” button, although here in Cowichan, we prefer to do things a little differently. Here, living well is a lifestyle. Rather than setting lofty goals or making drastic changes to your daily routine, we feel there are a few fundamental, easy ways to make … Continued

10 Ways to Make Your Holidays Merry and Bright In Cowichan

Here in Cowichan, the weather outside really isn’t that frightful, which gives you ample opportunity to get your holiday shopping done and maybe even treat yourself to a mini pre-Christmas getaway. From sensational experiences to fabulous shopping, Christmas truly is made in Cowichan. Check out these 10 ways to experience the best of our season. … Continued

The Top 10 Instagrammable Spots in Cowichan

Words and imagery by Henhouse Photo Co. When you search the #explorecowichan hashtag on Instagram, you’ll find almost 50,000 visually captivating results and it’s no wonder; this photogenic destination features everything from breath-taking scenery to historical landmarks. Whether you’re snapping a selfie on a mountain top or capturing that perfect shot of your beautifully crafted culinary … Continued

10 Things to Do if You’re In Cowichan For the BC Summer Games

This summer Cowichan is excited to host the BC Summer Games. 3,700 athletes, coaches and officials will be gathering in the region to take part in this year’s games.  While the young athletes compete on the track, in the pool, and on the fields across Cowichan, there are plenty of activities for the whole family … Continued

10 Ways to Get Out and Active in Cowichan this Spring

Did you know that Cowichan is Canada’s only Mediterranean climate? With our warm coastal climate comes the highest average median temperatures in Canada, which is why it’s no surprise that spring seems to always come early to the Cowichan region! Take full advantage of our early spring by getting active outdoors in Cowichan. With a … Continued

Family Day Long Weekend Activities in Cowichan

By Meg Cuthbert In British Columbia, Family Day is celebrated on the second Monday of February, and this year that’s February 12th! Looking for something fun to do with family, friends or on a solo adventure? Well, Cowichan has something to offer everyone. Here are some Family Day (and long weekend) ideas! Experience History at … Continued

10 Ways to Kick-Start Your Health This January

By Meg Cuthbert Happy New Year! This time of year is typically when we start making resolutions to be healthier, happier, and maybe even to lose a couple of pounds we packed on during the holidays. In the Cowichan Valley, there are ample opportunities to focus on your health this January that will fuel your … Continued

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