Tofino

Rev. Will Ferrey blesses boats in Tofino, B.C.

Choir, priest, squirt guns bless Tofino fleet at dock-side ceremony

TOFINO, B.C. — A reverend relayed prayers over a radio transmission and a choir sang hymns from the dock in the pelting rain as crews and vessels waited to be blessed in a West Coast ceremony of hope...

Ten days to win a visually splendid, deeply pampering getaway to the Pacific

Silence and romance in Ucluelet, British Columbia and Black Rock Oceanfront Resort, a drop-dead beautiful location.

At Queen of the Peak Women's Surf Championship in Tofino, women are riding the crest

The Queen of the Peak all women’s surf championship in Tofino aims to return female surfers to their former status as “Queens” in surfing’s “sport of Kings.” Surfing in pre-colonial Hawaii and...

Third mystery sea turtle washes up near Tofino

Did quickly cooling waters stun and trap animals, washing them ashore off Vancouver Island?

Spectacular beachfront comfort at Ocean Village Resort in Tofino, B.C.

After the summer crowds clear out, Ocean Village in Tofino is a wonderful place to go for a kicked-back weekend with the kids, romance, surfing, or all of the above...

Another earthquake shakes Vancouver Island

A magnitude 4.0 earthquake hit  the west side of Vancouver Island on Thursday at 1:02 am (4:02 a.m. ET). This is the second temblor that rattles the area in less than week. Small aftershocks...

Last chance to win a three day getaway to Tofino

Two days left to win a three day getaway at Ocean Village Resort in Tofino. Surf, walk the beach in front of your cabin and enjoy the stunning views at Pacific Rim Park. The beachfront cabins as...

Welcoming back whales at Pacific Rim Whale Festival

Have you ever sat in a gently rocking boat and watched a pod of whales splash in the distance, flipping their tails and blowing fountains into the sky? What about 20,000? This March you can. But...

Where to go in British Columbia? Black Rock Oceanfront Resort

VO publisher Linda Solomon takes you to Black Rock Resort in Ucluelet, BC.

Close encounter with bear at Tofino, B.C.

In beautiful Clayoquot Sound, known for its diverse wildlife and natural beauty, a black bear comes into view. Metres away, a man watches as the bear combs the shoreline for food. Both of them...