In the heart of Nanaimo. The Living Forest Campground is 53 acres of pristine forested land situated on a peninsula where the Nanaimo River joins the ocean. Water on three sides of the park. Sites for every taste: sunny sites, river-view sites, ocean-view sites, and secluded forest sites. Tranquil setting within a five minute walk of a shopping mall and within a five minute drive of Downtown Nanaimo.
Day trips from here could include scuba diving, fishing, crabbing, bungy jumping, a cruise to the West Coast, Gulf Islands wildlife cruises, whale watching cruises, scenic train rides, golf, mural tours, hiking, kayaking, mountain biking, mountain climbing, waterfall viewing, old growth forest walks, swimming in lakes, rivers, the ocean, aquatic centres, chairlift rides, waterslides, shopping--whew!--if you think of anything else, it's probably available too!