Recreation

A portion of the trail will be closed for a few days. Image, Village of Cumberland

Trail in Cumberland closed for bridge work

Replacement of bridge expected to last a few days

  • Sep 6, 2020

 

Courtenay is surveying residents about potential recreation fees and charges. Photo by Mike Chouinard

Courtenay launching recreation fees and charges survey

City is looking for feedback from user until end of August

 

This screenshot taken from a video shot by surf instructor Shannon Brown shows a watercraft operator in the surf zone off Chesterman Beach. Since being shared on social media, the video has sparked concerns over water safety. (Image from video by Shannon Brown)

Tofino beachgoers ‘horrified’ by Sea-Doos, Jet Skis, in surf zone

“I was quite distressed to see it.”

 

What’s for dinner? Local resort tees-off new app for meals on-the-go

What’s for dinner? Local resort tees-off new app for meals on-the-go

Crown Isle goes mobile with app for food orders, golf competitions and more!

  • Jun 22, 2020
What’s for dinner? Local resort tees-off new app for meals on-the-go
Wade Gamble, general manager of Jakes at the Lake in Lake Cowichan, prepares his tube for a ride on the Cowichan River now that the Town of Lake Cowichan has lifted the tubing ban this summer. Gamble said his restaurant, as well as many other local businesses, will benefit from the lifting of the ban. (Robert Barron/Citizen)

Summer tubing ban on Cowichan River lifted

The Tube Shack opening on June 27

Wade Gamble, general manager of Jakes at the Lake in Lake Cowichan, prepares his tube for a ride on the Cowichan River now that the Town of Lake Cowichan has lifted the tubing ban this summer. Gamble said his restaurant, as well as many other local businesses, will benefit from the lifting of the ban. (Robert Barron/Citizen)
The Tube Shack owner Aaron Frisby. (Malcolm Chalmers photo)

Town of Lake Cowichan bans tubing on Cowichan River this summer

“We have to do it, unless something changes”

The Tube Shack owner Aaron Frisby. (Malcolm Chalmers photo)
First prize for the Easter Promenade. Photo, Courtenay Recreation

Courtenay Recreation announces Easter Promenade winners

Families decorated homes to celebrate holiday in light of distancing guidelines

First prize for the Easter Promenade. Photo, Courtenay Recreation
Expand your golf experiences in the Comox Valley!

Expand your golf experiences in the Comox Valley!

New personnel making big improvements at Glacier Greens Golf Club in Comox

  • Feb 24, 2020
Expand your golf experiences in the Comox Valley!
A rise of misconduct at the Nelson and District Community Complex has put a stress on staff and patrons. Photo: Tyler Harper

10 people banned in two weeks from B.C. rec centre for drugs, squatting

Suspensions were for setting up sleeping bags in washrooms, theft, verbal abuse of staff, and more

A rise of misconduct at the Nelson and District Community Complex has put a stress on staff and patrons. Photo: Tyler Harper