A navigational light protects boats from rocky shoals near Chemainus on Vancouver Island, BC, Canada.
Chemainus is situated in the Cowichan Valley on the south end of Vancouver Island. This area is known as "The Warm Land" since the region boasts the highest mean temperature in all of Canada. Throughout Chemainus, breathtaking ocean vistas unfold to offer many exciting outdoor water activities on river, lake and ocean. The fertile lands offer interesting tours of areas from wineries to ostrich farms and our rich cultural history reveals itself through museums , outdoor art galleries, Theatre & music in what is said to be the most intensely artist populated area in North America.
This page updated or reviewed in March 2011