Discover Alberni

May 2, 2020

Alberni Museums Virtual Tours

You’ve probably hear by now that We Sell Homes Virtually. We’re able to do this because we have a whole host of technology available to us. Perhaps our favourite piece of equipment that we own is our Matterport Camera. We use the Matterport Camera to create full Virtual Tours of ...

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April 15, 2020

Discover Alberni Episode 12 – Rogers Creek Trails

The Alberni Valley is renowned for its hiking trials. There can be little doubt that some of the routes in the Valley have been used by the First Nations for thousands of years. When European settlers arrived, they continued cutting new trails through the valley’s beautiful rainforests. Today, there are ...

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Oct. 10, 2019

Discover Alberni Episode 10 - Harbour Quay

The Alberni Valley is called the Heart of Vancouver Island for good reason. Not only is it the geographic centre of the major population concentrations on the island, it is also a microcosm of Vancouver Island in terms of landscape. In turn, the Harbour Quay must be considered the Heart ...

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Sept. 12, 2019

Discover Alberni Episode 9 - McLean Mill

The McLean Mill National Historic Site is a former sawmill and logging operation located on 13 hectares of forested land in the Alberni Valley of Vancouver Island B.C.  This formal recognition consists of some 35 structures and the land surrounding them.  Built resources include an operational steam ...

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Oct. 16, 2018

Discover Alberni Episode 2 - South Alberni

South Alberni is Port Alberni's largest neighborhood nearest to the ocean and South Alberni is an area of highly sought after ocean view character homes. Further up the hill is Port Alberni's largest and quietest contemporary residential neighborhood. Because South Alberni is largely residential it tends to be ...

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Oct. 4, 2018

Things to do in the Alberni Valley in October 2018

With autumn here, there is plenty to do in Port Alberni in October! Check out the information below provided by Port Alberni’s Community Website. And visit the link below for more information. Get out there and have fun

Sue Decker - Slide Guitar at Char’s Landing 

Where: Char’s Landing, 4815 Argyle Street ...

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Feb. 9, 2018

Things to do in the Alberni Valley in February

With winter nearly behind us, there is plenty to do in Port Alberni in February. Check out the information below provided by Port Alberni’s Community Website. And visit the link below for more information. Get out there and have fun!

Things to do in the Alberni Valley in February

Date night at the Alberni Aquarium

When: Saturday February 10 ...

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Oct. 4, 2017

Welcome to South Alberni

The best articles are usually the result of a need. While sitting down with a client today it was brought to my attention that there is a real need in the Port Alberni real estate industry for more information about specific neighbourhoods. After all, people are not just buying a ...

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Sept. 15, 2017

Showcasing China Creek Campground

China Creek Campground is one of the most stunning places in the Alberni Valley, a place that even some locals are only vaguely aware of. Personally I was first introduced to China Creek as a scuba diver. There is an amazing underwater wall along the shoreline, which is a place ...

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April 22, 2016

Outdoor Recreation in Port Alberni

There are usually two reasons why people decide to move to the Alberni Valley. The first is the affordable real estate in Port Alberni. The second is the lifestyle that living on Vancouver Island provides. In many ways Port Alberni is a microcosm of Vancouver Island’s geography. We have the ...

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