While visiting the Comox Valley, there are many ways to enjoy the beauty and activities supported by this wonderful environment. Below are some local organizations that will give you more information.
Are you planning to do some hiking, cycling, camping, golfing, sailing, mountain biking, garden visits, festivals, horseback trail riding, wildlife viewing, bird watching, kayaking, caving, whale watching or other eco-tourist activities? If you're in British Columbia for the fly fishing, salmon or bass fishing, or you simply like fishing boats then start practicing those fishing knots... this is an ideal place to practice your skills!
To enhance your enjoyment of these local events, take advantage of the Beach House Accommodations as your home-base during your visit. Many visitors stay for a week while sampling different golf-courses, hiking areas, estate gardens, water adventures or fishing opportunities. Our mud room provides secure, dry and spacious storage for your fishing-gear, bikes, golf-clubs, back-packs, skis, snowboards etc. overnight while you enjoy the comfort of our lodge-like setting.
Mount Washington Alpine Resort
Skiing, Mountain Biking, day hikes.
Kitty Coleman Woodland Garden
Gorgeous in every season of the year.
Forbidden Plateau and Strathcona Provincial Park
More adventurous hiking, camping and back-country touring.
G & M Fishing Charters
Fishing charters operated by Vancouver Island's salmon & halibut fishing specialists.
Union Bay Dive & Kayak
Union Bay Dive & Kayak, for all your scuba diving and kayak needs.
Discovery Marine Safaris
Whale and Grizzly Viewing Excursions.
Island Joy Rides
Guided or self-guided Cycle Tours and local daytrips (e.g winery tour)! Easy to combine with your stay at the Beach House B&B!
Deep Bay Marine Field Station
Family Fun and Hands-on Exploration of Marine Life in Baynes Sound and Salish Sea!
Courtenay and District Museum and Paleontology Centre
A centre for Paleontology, History, Culture and Art in the Beautiful Comox Valley!; check out their 'Hands On' Fossil Tours!
Blue Moon Winery
Winery and Culinary Studio at Nature's Way Farm; check out their Blue Moon Farm Dinners!
The Comox Valley has an extensive network of trails that accommodate people, horses and mountain bikes! The Comox Valley Recreation Map, published by Comox Valley Tourism, provides a complete guide to outdoor recreation in the area, and is available at the Beach House B&B and many other businesses in the valley.
- the Kimmels, Austin Texas
A Bed and breakfast and vacation rental accommodation network with a travel guide to Comox Valley, Courtenay, Vancouver Island British Columbia, Canada
Island residents well know, and visitors are quickly learning that Courtenay & Comox have especially fine shopping facilities for all manner of interests, from back country outfitters to wonderful home accessories, decorations, antiques, and fine clothing. Just wander into the downtown areas of Courtenay or Comox and you'll quickly see what we mean!
Visit the Comox Valley Chamber of Commerce website or drop in at the Visitor Info Center at 2040 Cliffe Avenue for more information about local services and attractions.