Explore Guide

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For Ladysmith, Cedar, Saltair, and Chemainus

NOW Available!

We publish the Explore Guide annually and this glossy full-color guide is still a must have resource for visitors and residents as well. This print and digital magazine walks you through historic and rural communities highlighting events, the arts, waterfront activities, trails, dining, history and shopping. You will find unique places to stay, fun things to do and to explore, relocation and living here info and a look at Economic Development.

Available widely at Vancouver Island Info Centres, Nanaimo Airport, local marinas, local businesses, as well as online.

Thinking of moving to the area or starting a business here? Our Explore Guide can answer questions you may have on real estate, services, facilities and more.

Our Explore Guide online edition features direct weblinks to advertisers along with YouTube links to interesting places, local attractions and helpful info!

Browse and "like" the Explore Guide page on Facebook

Did we miss your Business in this Year’s Issue?

As an independent locally-owned business around since 1996 we work hard to offer the most cost-effective, targeted advertising opportunity in this region. Contact us SOON to get into the 2024 edition!

Email or call 250-245-7015.


Rain or Shine our area has so many awesome things to do, take some time for a family-fun day during the “Hometown Tourist Weekend”. You will be pleasantly surprised at what is right here in your own back yard! Like our Facebook Event for notifications of current schedule of events.

Contact our office to become a participant in this great event!

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