Guided kayaking tours, in the Broken Group Islands, Pacific Rim National Park, Barkley Sound and Clayquot Sound. Lessons from certified and knowledgeable guides. Gourmet food, quality equipment and fun for all ability levels. Half day tours, full day tours and multi-day tours. Sea Kayak guide certification courses offered by Dan Lewis and Bonny Glambeck.
Tour the spectacular BC wilderness on a classic tall ship. Watch grizzly bears and spirit bears. Spend time with whales, dolphins and sea otters. Learn about the rainforests and sea life from top BC naturalists. Visit First Nations cultural sites with First Nations guides. Destinations include Haida Gwaii (Queen Charlotte Islands), Great Bear Rainforest, southeast Alaska, Gulf Islands and Broughton Archipelago. These exceptional small-group trips, accompanied by a chef, are listed as one of Canada's 6 "Best Travel Experiences" by Frommer's Canada. Ranked the #3 adventure cruise company on Earth by the editors of National Geographic Adventure.
Mearnie Summers creates rusic furniture including benches, tables chairs and candleholders. Each piece is informed and shaped by the wood she finds: cedar, fir, yew, juniper and arbutus. Mearnie has been featured in many news stories and is a highly regarded artisan.
Middle Mountain Mead is an artisan honey winery combining the best of ancient and modern techniques to create small lots of premium handcrafted mead combining honey with organically grown fruits and herbs such as salal berries, wild rose hips, blackberries, Oregon grape, arbutus berries, elderberries and elderflower. As well as being a superb wine, mead has been central to rituals of celebration and remembrance down through the ages.
Explore an ancient forest and garden oasis by the sea. Experience the wonder of 28 hectares of unspoiled natural beauty perched on an oceanside bluff overlooking the Strait of Georgia. Stroll the winding pathways and magical surroundings of an ancient coastal Douglas fir forest. Find peace and tranquility meandering the 4 hectares of woodland gardens lined with Rhododendrons, Cyclamen and Trilliums. Open seven days a week Apr 26 to Sep 3, 2012, Thursday through Sunday and holiday Mondays from Mar 29 to Apr 22, and Sep 6 to Oct 8, 10 am to 5 pm, last entry at 4:30 pm.
Shoots with Roots at Milner Gardens & Woodland in Qualicum Beach, is a hands-on education program for children of all ages. Shoots conduct research in the Milner Woodland and Wetland, explore the Artist's Garden and nuture the Children's Food Garden. Shoots with Roots offers a multi-visit school program, one-time field trips, school's out camps and activities, birthday parties and a VIU GrandKids' University Field Biology Degree.
Misty Mountain Specialties is a B.C. company that specializes in and carries all wild and domestic mushrooms, wild berries and forest greens. Available fresh, dried or frozen.
We are beekeepers on an organic farm in South Surrey, BC and we make an incredible all natural beeswax lip balm that currently retails at approximately 250 stores throughout Canada. We blend raw Canadian beeswax with a combination of high quality oils, to produce our amazingly smooth, non-irritating, delicious lip balm. Moody Bee lip balm is becoming very popular, and we are often reminded by our customers that it is the best lip balm they've ever tried! We welcome wholesale or retail inquiries.
We offer fresh, certified organic & local, organically grown produce, organic & natural fresh or frozen prepared foods, bulk supplies, snack foods, cheese & dairy products. Our Nursery & Garden Centre carries seeds, annuals, perennials, trees & shrubs, organic fertilizers & pest controls, pottery & baskets. Our gift & florist shop has local handicrafts, cards, personal care products, baskets, fresh cut flower bouquets & arrangements for all occasions. Wisteria Studio offers custom framing & commissioned artwork in watercolor or pen & ink. We are open 7 days a week with Sunday & Monday being half days.