IT'S ABOUT LIFESTYLE
Nestled between the mountains and the ocean, the area is famous for stunning scenery, exceptional amenities and a whole host of recreational and cultural pursuits. Mild year-round temperatures allow residents to ski and golf in winter. Summers are ideally suited for swimming, boating and an array of other outdoor activities. From strolling the beach to hiking the trails, there is something for everyone. Live the perfect lifestyle in one of Canada’s most popular retirement communities.
YOURS TO DISCOVER
Surrounded by Nature
The area is considered one of the most desirable places in all of the Country. This is due to its incredible natural setting on the Pacific Ocean, incredible wildlife and limitless outdoor activities, all of which are located within a relatively small geographic area…. right from your doorstep.
The Tsolum and Puntledge Rivers merge to become the Courtenay River, both run through the city before the Courtenay empties into Comox Harbour, creating a rich tidal estuary teeming with wildlife. Walk the Courtenay Riverway Heritage Trail that’s just steps from your home. The Residence at the Whistle Stop sits in front of the Courtenay River Estuary, considered to be the single most important wintering site in the world for the protected Trumpeter Swan.
LIFE BY THE SEA
Courtenay is a
Vibrant Urban Centre
Life really is better here on Vancouver Island’s East Coast. A mild, Mediterranean-like climate and an abundance of fertile land are just two of the reasons the Comox Valley is recognized as one of the best regions to Live, Play & Retire.
The valley is rich with farming, natural wonders, hospitality, vibrant festivals and culinary artisans. Wineries, cideries, distilleries and breweries along with an ever growing number of fine restaurants, bistros and bakeries make our community sought-after.
Certainly, if you choose to live here, you will have the chance to eat and drink extremely well!