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Lake Cowichan First Nation (Ts’uubaa-asatx) men and women are skilled canoeists who are excited to share their traditional knowledge and history with visitors. After a millennia of living on the shores of Cowichan Lake (Kaatza), there are plentiful stories on the experiences and resources from their traditional territory.
Our waterfront location allows paddlers instant access to the waters of Cowichan Lake. A short paddle along the shore of the lake exposes you to the natural, rich marine life. When arriving back from one of our tours, relax and enjoy the view of the beautiful lake and mountain views while at the Ts’uubaa-asatx Cafe next door.
Canada’s only Year Round Motorsport Facility
More than just a place to drive fast, the Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit is a motorsports playground where driving enthusiasts, friends and businesses come together to enjoy a place where they can socialize and dine among other motorsport enthusiasts. Situated in beautiful Cowichan Valley, BC, we are resolute in bringing professional training, track-side support, defensive driving and drivers’ education to increase everyone’s confidence and personal safety on and off the track. With 19 corners and 11.5% in elevation changes, this Circuit is one you must drive to fully comprehend just how technical a track can be.
At Gord’s Fly Box & Goodies, we have an old school style of shop with big old chairs, fireplace, coffee pot, fishing movies playing, a place for fishers to relax, warm up, dry up and swap stories over a hot coffee. Waders & dogs are always welcome.
Outdoor Recreation and Kayaking Adventures Inc. (ORKA) was created by the founders to provide people a chance to experience the beauty of Cowichan Valley’s most prestigious river, famous for its abundance of wild life and amazing outdoor settings. Nestled in the town of Lake Cowichan, ORKA offers families a chance to enjoy this experience while traveling down the Cowichan River by kayak or large inflatable polyethylene tubes equipped with head rests designed to provide a soothing comfortable journey and memorable experience. ORKA offers a courtesy shuttle service for all it’s clients at the end of their voyage. Come and enjoy the experience.
The Honeymoon Bay Lodge & Retreat is a Christian Not-For-Profit Retreat Centre. The Retreat is a ministry of Youth For Christ Canada, an organization that ministers to at risk youth across Canada. The Retreat will be used in the training and care of YFC leaders. The location is nestled in the beautiful Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. Our mandate is to provide a place for rest, renewal and growth.
When the Retreat is not in use by YFC staff it will be available as a restorative setting ideal for personal and group retreats, workshops, conferences, intimate weddings and events requiring accommodation as well as for individuals seeking a place for personal renewal and restoration.
The Honeymoon Bay Lodge & Retreat is wheelchair accessible and has 17 beautifully appointed suites, full dining experience and versatile meeting spaces. The facilities include a saltwater hot tub, infrared sauna, fitness room, library, gardens, local artisans gallery, and a labyrinth to walk through.
Voice Core Vocal Studio
At Music Together Mid Island, we are proud to offer the early childhood music program Music Together®. Since 1987, Music Together has introduced millions of children, parents, and teachers around the world to the joys of family music-making and the powerful benefits of having music in their lives. Today, classes for children ages birth through grade two are found around the world—including right here in Maple Bay, North Cowichan.
From babyhood through the early elementary years, Music Together nurtures each child’s natural musicality in a playful, musically rich learning environment. Our research-based music classes are designed to be non-formal and non-performance oriented, so your child can learn at his or her own pace, in a way that’s developmentally appropriate.
By enrolling in our children’s music program, you’ll experience a whole semester of classes led by one of our trained teachers. No matter what music class you take at Music Together Mid Island, you’re guaranteed to learn new songs and music activities to inspire you to bring music into your family’s everyday life.
Physical activity is essential to a healthy lifestyle. Being active prevents the risk of diseases, prevents weight gain, and also lowers your blood pressure. The mental aspect of Yoga can relieve the stress of an individual and should be one of the many activities in your lifestyle to stay active during the week.
Serenity Yoga provides a variety of techniques that helps one gain mental and physical control of their life. Ross has been experiencing this change of life by practising yoga for over 20 years, and leading classes for over 10.
Serenity Yoga at the Lake offers a combination of Iyengar and Yin Yoga. The Hatha movements and Pranayama techniques are designed for those starting a fitness routine or the mature student with an established fitness practise.