Shady Shores Beach Resort

Local Wildlife, Nature & Winery Tours

Because of it’s proximity to Campbell River, the Comox Valley, Parksville, Qualicum and the West Coast of Vancouver Island, Shady Shores Beachfront Resort and Vacation Home Rental is just a short drive away from some unique and wonderful tours. There are many wineries up and down Vancouver Island – for a full list, click here.

Coastal Black Winery Estates

A Family owned and operated fruit winery that offers tours and tastings at their facility.

2186 Endall Rd
Black Creek, British Columbia
250-203-1377 Alt. Phone

Coastal Revelations Vancouver Island Nature Tours

Year round tours that allow the guest to hear the history behind the Vancouver Island Rainforests and to discover some of the special places that can be found off the beaten path.

910 Fern Rd E
Qualicum Beach, British Columbia
250-228-8735 Alt. Phone
866-954-0110 Toll-free 

Pacific Rainforest Nature Tours

Half day and full day walking tours that are full guided. Their informative tours include forests, tide pools, meadows, wildlife viewing, waterfalls, sightseeing, and artisan.

215 Chestnut St
Parksville, British Columbia

Aboriginal Journeys: Wildlife Viewing & Adventure Tours

An opportunity to do whale watching and grizzly bear watching with guides who have years of experience.

3 1371 Island Hwy, Office Located At Discovery Harbour Marina
Campbell River, British Columbia V9W 5T5
888-455-8101 Toll-free

Campbell River Whale Watching & Adventure Tours 

Head out onto the water to see Orca Killer Whales, bears, bald eagles, seals, sea lions, and other wildlife. Company offers different rates for children and adults.

Discovery Harbour Marina
#1 Dock E
Campbell River, British Columbia

Little Qualicum Cheeseworks

Take a look around, watch the CheeseMakers in action and learn a bit about how they make cheese. Sample the different varieties, tour the farm (self-guided, with their map), enjoy a stroll around the farm perimeter and/or stay for a picnic.

403 Lowry’s Road,
Parksville, British Columbia
250 954-3931

Milner Gardens

Welcome to Milner Gardens & Woodland… a seaside garden in Qualicum Beach on the east coast ofVancouver Island, BC and one of best attractions in Parksville·Qualicum Beach.


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Morningstar Farm

Morningstar Farm is part of that ancient breed of agriculture called “The Family Farm.” While we now work with a fabulous team of people to accomplish all there is to do at the farm, we want to here introduce you to the 3 generations at the centre of it all.