Category Archives: Recreation

Welcome to Qualicum Beach

Welcome to Qualicum Beach

Welcome to Qualicum Beach – Affordable oceanside living near pristine beaches, towering mountains and lush forests. A fun, vibrant, arts-based community. This is Vancouver Island at its best!

Cycling/Walking Routes

Cycling/Walking Routes

Parksville/Qualicum cycling/walking routes – a guide to the cycling and walking routes in the Parksville – Qualicum Beach area.

Nanaimo Regional District Parks

Nanaimo Regional District Parks

Nanaimo Regional District – Welcome to RDN Parks! Here you’ll find information on Regional and Community parks and trails throughout the Regional District of Nanaimo. We also have information on volunteer opportunities and parks planning initiatives to guide the future of RDN parks.

RDN Recreation Department

RDN Recreation Department

RDN Recreation Department – The RDN offers recreation and culture programs for all ages in RDN Electoral Areas A, C, E, F, G, and H, as well as Parksville and Qualicum Beach – many of our programs in the greater Parksville – Qualicum area are located at our facilities Ravensong Aquatic Centre and Oceanside Place.

Schooner Cove Marina

Schooner Cove Marina

Schooner Cove Marina – Schooner Cove Marina is located on Vancouver Island’s Nanoose Peninsula, or in boaters terms, 49 degrees 17.28 North Latitude, 124 degrees 07.90 West Longitude. The marina is a fantastic place to capture astounding photos of sea lions, bald eagles, otters and other wildlife. Dock your vessel year-round at our 360 slipContinue Reading

Parksville Visitor Centre

Parksville Visitor Centre

Parksville Visitor Centre – the Parksville Visitor Centre is hosted and operated by the Parksville & District Chamber of Commerce, a must stop for all new visitors and residents in the area.

Golf Vancouver Island

Golf Vancouver Island

Golf Vancouver Island – there are 7 golf courses within the greater Parksville – Qualicum Beach area and several more up and down Vancouver Island.

French Creek Harbour Authority

French Creek Harbour Authority

French Creek Harbour Authority – French creek is located at the foot of Lee road about 6 km south of Qualicum Beach on the east coast of Vancouver Island. The facility consists of a system of approached and floats in a dredged basin which is protected by rock mound breakwaters.

Deep Bay Harbour Authority

Deep Bay Harbour Authority

Deep Bay Harbour Authority – Deep Bay Harbour is located on Vancouver Island, area population 3,000. It is located 70 km North of Nanaimo with the closest SCH facility being Fanny Bay harbour, 20km north-west. The harbour is the homeport to 15 commercial, 19 aquaculture, and 100 recreational vessels. Deep Bay is located in theContinue Reading

Beachcomber Marina

Beachcomber Marina

Beachcomber Marina – private marina located in Nanoose Bay on Beachcomber peninsula –