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Get on the Loop

Words By Laurel Sliskovic
& Laurel Cronk
Photos By Hayley Zumkeller
Encircling and connecting the community of Campbell River’s beloved green spaces. As we pedal our bicycles through the rambling, majestic forest of...

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Paddle Away From it All

Words By Melissa Wickihalder
Photos By Spirit of the West
A kayaker's retreat in Blackfish Sound. For 24 years, Spirit of the West Adventures has been offering multi-day kayaking tours in the...

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Falling on Concrete Builds Character

Words By Alison Bell
Photos By Lime Soda Photography
A generation of skateboarding culture on Quadra Island. In the late ’90s, while Marshall Toelle and Nate Cherrier were teenagers...

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Hooked on Tyee Dreams

Words By Claire Pomeroy
Photo By Michael Hack
Embarking on my maiden voyage. Having been born and raised in Campbell River, Tyee fishing has always been a tradition for me.   On a...

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Damn, I Wish I Walked

Words By Nicole Berns
Photos By Paul Rydeen
A life on foot with Chris Barner. From construction on some of the region’s most iconic establishments, such as Mount Washington and Painter’s Lodge,...

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Colourful Spledour in the Emerald Sea

Words & Photos By Eiko Jones
Seeing the forest and the trees without leaving the ground. Coral reefs in Canada? That seems like a contradiction to most people, but under the surface of...

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An Aerial Perspective

Words & Photo By Colin Filliter
Seeing the forest and the trees without leaving the ground. I’ve always been engrossed by the viewpoints that higher elevation grants. One of my first...

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Born Wild

Words By Nicole Berns
Article Photo By Jenn Dykstra
Gallery Photo By Wendy Ravai
Meet Matt Ravai, The Oudoorsman. At 18 years old, Matt is fully submerged in wild island living. A ski instructor and fishing guide, Matt also has...

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Braving The Storm

Words By Trevor Blasky
Photo By Pat Salamon
Surfing wind waves during winter is not for the light-hearted. Picture a howling January morning in Campbell River. Rain pelts down on snow-covered rocks,...

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Freedom, Flexibility, and Adventure

Words By Daniela Bizama
Photo By Reuben Mills
Enjoying the region in an unconventional way. A passion for exploration made the decision to live in a camper on the back of her Tacoma truck an easy one...

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A Very True Story

Words By Colin Dowler
Photo By Jenn Dykstra
My grizzly attack and run of exceptionally good luck. Please be advised that the following story contains a graphic description of a grizzly bear attack...

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Exploring West

Words & Photo By Laurel Sliskovic
Thirty-five kilometer of trail, six friends, six backpacks, four days, three nights, and one impromptu adventure. Twenty-nine and a half pounds....

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Global Influence, Local Action

Words by Jim Bagley
Photos by Farro Mackenzie
Friendly competition, excuses, obscure statistics, tea, and one of the world's most popular sports. Welcome to the Campbell River Cricket Club. To the...

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Reach Your Peak

Words by Rhonda Teramura
Photo by Joanne McElroy
From avid runners to adventurous explorers, an increasing number of people are being drawn to the quaint North Island town of Sayward every summer to answer...

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My Playground

Words by Wes Sewell
Article photo by Robin O'Neill
A local's perspective of the place he calls home. As I sit on the dock of Sonora Resort prepared for a day of fishing, I look north to see Mt. Estero...

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Biking and Learning with Sprockids

Words & Photos by Matthew Fox
Seeing health and connection to community in kids of all ages. My name is Matthew Fox and I am a Sprockids Leader volunteer and overall community...