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"Epic Salmon Run This Year"
"French Creek August 2014 Fishing Report"
"Where's the Wing Night?"
 
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Category: Fishing  |  Location: Parksville
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Epic Salmon Run this Year
Parksville Qualicum Beach is experiencing its best season of fishing in the last decade. That's the word on the dock at least - from experienced guides, weigh scales and tackle shops in the area. French Creek Harbour Store owner Kari Wheatley described this year's salmon run as "epic." Wheatley said the store extended their hours of operations to seven days a week - up from six days - jus

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Posted By: Sharyn Sadauskas on Aug 29, 2014
Category: Camping  |  Location: Parksville
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Effective at noon on Thursday, Aug. 28, campfires will once again be permitted throughout the Coastal Fire Centre's jurisdiction. The Coastal Fire Centre will rescind its existing campfire prohibition due to cooler weather in the forecast, which will result in a decreased wildfire risk in the region. The following activities will now be allowed: Campfires, as defined by the Wildfire Regulat

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Posted By: Sharyn Sadauskas on Aug 26, 2014
Category: Fishing  |  Location: French Creek
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27 lb Chinook Salmon
Big Chinooks are coming... 

August truly is the month saltwater anglers in our local waters await with great anticipation. Mature Chinook salmon heading for the Big and Little Qualicum River will provide all sorts of excitement for trollers and jiggers alike. In early to mid August these Chinook salmon will move into our area looking for lots of food to store energy for their s

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Posted By: Darrell Jobb on Aug 14, 2014
Category: Festivals & Events  |  Location: Parksville
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Parksville Qualicum Beach Fireworks
Four times a year, Parksville Qualicum Beach celebrates with fireworks. Keep the kids up late for these special dates! 1. Qualicum Beach Family Day. Qualicum Beach celebrates community and family every year on the last Sunday in May. Catch the Quality Foods Festival of Lights at the waterfront on the Saturday of the Family Day weekend. 2. Canada Day in Parksville. Parksville is known for ho

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Posted By: Sharyn Sadauskas on Aug 6, 2014
Category: Camping  |  Location: Parksville
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Effective noon on Friday (August 1), campfires will be once again prohibited by the Wildfire Management Branch, in all areas we have jurisdiction, excluding the fog zone and Haida Gwaii. You can find complete details on our website under Bans and Restrictions. The coast is drying quickly as the second strong drying period of the summer takes hold. Fire Danger ratings are climbing steadily, as f

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Posted By: Sharyn Sadauskas on Jul 31, 2014
 
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