Yearly Archives: 2012

Victoria Boaters Meetup

Meetup.com is a site where people of similar interests can get together. There was a new Meetup group founded in Victoria at the end of April 2012.  There are now 225 members involved. The Victoria Boaters’s Meetup “are a group … Continue reading

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Houseboating on Cowichan Lake, BC

Cowichan Lake, one of the largest bodies of fresh water on Vancouver Island, BC., is located 20 minutes west of Duncan along Highway 18. Houseboating is a popular vacation plan for families or a group of friends.  Swimming, fishing, exploring … Continue reading

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Family Fishing Day

Take your family fishing next weekend during Family Fishing Weekend. Steven and I will be going to the Victoria Fish and Game Protective Association Outdoor Discovery Day next Sunday, Father’s Day.  This is an event we have attended for many … Continue reading

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Proposed BC Coast Guard Base Closures

Attention Boaters – the Canadian Coast Guard needs your support now. The Federal Government has proposed closure of the following bases: Vancouver, Tofino, Comox, and Kitsilano. You can help by choosing to visit the following facebook pages, commenting and sharing … Continue reading

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Boating Knots

One way to involve children when boating is to teach knots.  Knowing the correct knot to use will ensure the safety of your vessel.  Whether you are boating, fishing, camping, or securing a load to your car, being able to … Continue reading

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