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The Snowbirds are back!!!

It's spring! It's a beautiful time of the year, temperatures have warmed, blossoms everywhere, however there is something else that makes this time of the year unique! The Canadian Forces Snowbirds arrive for their annual spring training here in Comox. This year they...

Dinosaur Provincial Park

Dinosaur Provincial Park. Have you ever heard of it? Do you know where it is if you have? Most people think they know where it is and think its near Drumheller in Alberta, as that's where the well know Tyrell Museum of Paleontology is located and it is exceptionally...

Skunk Cabbage

Those brilliant yellow spikes show up in wet areas all over the Valley. Brilliant spikes of light in usually dark swampy areas. The two names most commonly used are Skunk Cabbage and Swamp Lantern. If you have managed to get out and have a look at these plants, it's...

Volunteers

For most of my lengthy career I had been involved with volunteers in our Park. It is amazing these people give up their personal time to happily contribute to the well being of the Park and resources. I had a group of volunteer stewards that we grew from maybe 20...