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Paddling #voyageur #canoes on the open ocean is a great way to enjoy the scenery and hang out with your friends singing songs, telling jokes and having #fun!

Paddling #voyageur #canoes on the open ocean is a great way to enjoy the scenery and hang out with your friends singing songs, telling jokes and having #fun!va

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stand up sea kayaking

The staff at play! Last fall a few of the staff went out to Surge Narrows off of Quadra Island and had a great time sea kayaking.

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zip zipping #zipididydooda through the forest of #strathconaparklodge because...it's #fun!

zip zipping #zipididydooda through the forest of #strathconaparklodge because…it’s #fun!

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Have you ever hugged Doug the Douglas Fir at #strath?

Have you ever hugged Doug the Douglas Fir at #strath?

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jim leishman

We were fortunate to have Jim Leishman of Quadra Island bring some of his sculptures to the Lodge last year. This particular piece is made out of copper and wood. Find out more of his work by going to http://jimleishmanarts.com/

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#hiking and #feelingontopoftheworld!  We live in a beautiful so go and get some!

#hiking and #feelingontopoftheworld! We live in a beautiful world so go and get some!

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An Orca Whale in Johnstone Straight giving a show.

An Orca Whale in Johnstone Straight giving a show.

Fast Facts and Figures:

Killer whales, also called “orcas,” are the largest of the dolphins.

Killer whales can weigh up to six tons.

Killer whales can grow to be 23 to 32 feet long, almost as long as a bus.

Killer whales have 40 to 50 teeth that are up to four inches long.

The average life span of a killer whale in the wild is 50 to 80 years old.

Killer whales are found in all of the oceans of the world.

 

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Did you know Vancouver Island has some of the best limestone caves in all of N. America.  In fact they're more Limestone caves on Vancouver Island than all of the other provinces and Territories combined.

Did you know Vancouver Island has some of the best limestone caves in all of N. America. In fact they’re more Limestone caves on Vancouver Island than all of the other provinces and Territories combined.

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Looking across Upper Campbell Lake to the Elk River Delta and Strathcona Provincial Park.  This view is something to see in person.

Looking across Upper Campbell Lake to the Elk River Delta and Strathcona Provincial Park. This view is something to see in person.

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Fun in the sun at #strath!

Fun in the sun at #strath!