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"myPQB Story 2014 - For All Seasons"
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Category: Multi-Adventure Excursions  |  Location: Qualicum Beach
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For All Seasons
Parksville and Qualicum Beach are more than summer time destinations - they are places for all seasons! In the spring, come for the herring fishing and to see the birds, summer, the beach, of course, fall is a great time to explore the downtown streets with their unique shops and restaurants, and in winter its the perfect place for a peaceful getaway! Source: Adele Cave, 2014 myPQB Story Contes

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Posted By: Sharyn Sadauskas on Oct 24, 2014
Category: Museums  |  Location: Qualicum Beach
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Qualicum Beach Museum
Of all the places we frequent, Qualicum Beach and Parksville remain some of our very favorites with stunning landscapes, seascapes, heritage and sights and sounds to take in and enjoy. Each season reveals a very unique tapestry, with the summer season being bright, warm and active with countless visitors making their way here for vacations and getaways. The winters are more quiet, leaving the vi

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Posted By: Toad Hollow Photography on Oct 23, 2014
Category: Bird Watching  |  Location: Parksville
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Harlequin Duck
The Tuesday bird walk went to the Englishman River Estuary, Plummer Road side in Parksville. The morning was cloudy with a few light showers. There was a stiff sea breeze off the Strait of Georgia. A Barred Owl was spotted perched on a hydro wire just off Highway 19a along Plummer Road at the start of the walk. Two Bald Eagles, a Sharp-shinned Hawk, a Northern Harrier and a Cooper's Hawk wer

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Posted By: Neil Robins on Oct 22, 2014
Category: Multi-Adventure Excursions  |  Location: Parksville
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Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park
I will always hold a special place in my heart for Parksville. It's where my husband asked me to marry him, and I said yes! Then we had a nice walk on the beach and a fabulous dinner. Great memories! - Hilary Smith, 2014 myPQB Story Contest

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Posted By: Sharyn Sadauskas on Oct 21, 2014
Category: Bird Watching  |  Location: Deep Bay
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Black Scoter
The Tuesday bird walk went to Deep Bay with a quick stop at Nile Creek. The morning was cloudy and very windy with a light shower to finish off the morning. A Cooper's Hawk flew over head just above us, giving us great views. Two Bald Eagles were spotted on their nest high in a tall conifer. Two Yellow-rumped Warblers and a flock of Golden-crowned Kinglets were seen in the bushes just off the

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Posted By: Neil Robins on Oct 20, 2014
 
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