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Pyro Pizza in Port Renfrew, BC
You’ll need to follow the hand-made signs to this one! Located in the middle of Port Renfrew’s Beach Camp neighbourhood, Pyro Pizza is a local enterprise offering delicious wood fired pizzas with pick-your-own toppings. It’s a neighbourhood favourite, and something of a not-so-well kept secret. Hours vary, but the oven is usually fired up for …
A popular destination for local hikers & adventures, these picturesque locations provide a taste of the longer Juan de Fuca trail. Located just over 37 kilometers from Victoria, China Beach serves as a hub of the Juan De Fuca Provincial Park. Split into two separate sites, visitors can use the China Beach parking lot for …
View from Mill Bay in Port Renfrew, BC
Not to be confused with the town of Mill Bay, this hidden beach offers a small slice of paradise just a 10-minute hike away. The trail to Mill Bay is marked by a small sign about a half kilometer inside the Provincial Park gates. Keep a look out to your right on the way out …
Rocks stacked on a piece of driftwood on the beach
Beachcombing is the name given to the practice of searching along a water’s edge for items of interest. The practice is enjoyable, rewarding and sometimes even lucrative, and is done world-wide, along the shores of lakes, seas, and oceans— any beach where moving water may sweep significant finds up onto land.  Though the practice has …