Monthly Archives: July 2012

Transfer Beach | Ladysmith

Transfer beach in Ladysmith is another beautiful park along the east coast of Vancouver Island.  With an amphitheater, water park, huge playground, kayak rentals and a beautiful beach, it was a great place to spend time with the boys. I … Continue reading

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Crofton Beach

The walkway along the beach at Crofton was a nice stop.  The beach was crawling with little crbs.  so much so if you just moved your hands across the top of the rocks it would scare them all into moving, … Continue reading

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Parksville Community Park

This is an amazing place for kids, a beautiful beach on the ocean, however with a huge playground, water park, water slide and sandcastle display it was hard to interest the boys in the beach. After skipping the swim we had promised … Continue reading

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July Boler Project Update

The project stalled a bit once our vacation arrived and it was no where near ready to go, but the move has forced action as it needs to be tow-able. I bought new safety chains as it currently only has one, and … Continue reading

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Horne Lake Caves | Vancouver Island

I had heard that Horne Lake Provincial Park was a fun place to explore caves, so it was our first stop on our Vancouver Island trip. After shortening the trip and cutting camping, I left all the flashlights at home, … Continue reading

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Vancouver Island Trip 2012

Vancouver Island is one of the most beautiful places I have seen, and this trip was another reminder of how amazing this place really is. The plan was to tow the Boler around the island exploring with a few stops … Continue reading

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Cheam Lake Wetlands Walk

Cheam Lake looks like a beautiful walk, and a great place to visit with my Gramma while the boys burn off some energy.  Regrettably on this outing the mosquitos were also enjoying the lake.  This is the first time this … Continue reading

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Rolley Lake with the Boys

Rolley lake is a beautiful spot, friends invited us to join them for a barbeque here a few years ago and we have been visiting the lake ever since. The boys were excited to explore on the walk around the … Continue reading

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Widgeon Creek Canoe Day

My sister was nice enough to offer to watch the boys for us, and would be staying with us for a few days.  She enjoys kayaks and canoes, and has roof racks on her car (with two new cars, neither … Continue reading

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Sasamat Lake | Belcarra Regional Park

This is probably the best swimming lake around Vancouver, and a great place to visit.  Before heading to the beach we hiked the trail around the lake.  The boys had a friend, making the hike easy.  With the melt snow … Continue reading

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