Dec 1, 2002 | Marmot, Winter 2002

Comox Valley is looking forward to your visit!

Make sure to check out the Comox Valley on your visit to Mount Washington. You'll find great places to enjoy a meal, find that special gift or to be entertained.

Comox Valley stretches from Fanny Bay to Saratoga Beach and from Strathcona Park to the Strait of Georgia, and includes Courtenay, Comox and Cumberland, as well as Denman and Hornby Islands. “Alpine to Ocean” describes the endless variety of beaches, mountains, parks, activities and attractions that can be experienced here. A GENTLER TIME is a uniquely different Antiques and Collectibles shop, featuring an eclectic assortment of quality merchandise. The inspiring atmosphere regularly attracts collectors, interior decorators, other dealers and return customers!

ATLAS CAFE is a global experience with a world of choices! ATLAS serves fresh and innovative cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Diners will appreciate the warm and inviting vibe and we feature fresh desserts, espressos, juices, kids’ menu and nightly specials. ATLAS CAFE is licensed and non-smoking.

BRAIDWOOD MASSAGE THERAPY Registered Massage Therapists are skilled in manual therapies that are effective in reducing muscle fatigue and soreness, as well as, decreasing recovery time from injury and preventing injuries that may occur during periods of increased activity. Conveniently located, on 5th Street in downtown Courtenay, we are open 6 days a week with evening appointments available. Call for an appointment at 338-8556.

BRIAN McLEAN CHEVROLET-OLDSMOBILE LTD. is celebrating 16 years of business in the Comox Valley this year! Management and Staff would like to thank all the customers for their support. See us at

The COMOX VALLEY ART GALLERY offers a juried selection of high-quality, original design works showcasing the best of local and regional crafts. Whether for pottery or glassware, CVAG invites you to browse. CROWN ISLE RESORT & GOLF COMMUNITY offers two great dining choices after a day on the slopes! The Timber Room Pub features a forestry theme and serves traditional pub fare including Crown Isles’ own ‘Crown Ale’. A cozy stone fireplace and massive fir timbers provides a comfortable and warm environment. Silverado Steakhouse is an upscale restaurant overlooking the 18th green where the specialty is Triple “A” Alberta beef and fresh local seafood. To book your tee-time, accommodation or dining reservation, call today 703-5050!

DESTINATIONS is a job placement agency sponsored by B.C.’s tourism industry, provides a service to employers in the tourism,hospitality and retail fields. In its 7th year of operation, DESTINATIONS saves employers time, energy and money.

DOWNTOWN COURTENAY is an ideal place to spend a day or evening. There are incredible shops to visit, restaurants to experience and things to do on a beautiful day, all set under the gaze of the spectacular Comox Glacier. Visit the Courtenay Museum, art galleries or see a movie. With the new Inland Island Highway it’s a 20 minute trip from Mount Washington into downtown Courtenay, take Exit 127 (Piercy Road).

KINGFISHER OCEANSIDE RESTAURANT Enjoy gourmet west coast cuisine in our highly acclaimed oceanside restaurant or on our oceanside patio with a spectacular view of the Coastal mountains, nearby islands and marine wildlife. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner 7:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday Brunch 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.. Seafood Buffet dates Jan. 24, Feb. 28, March 28, April 25. Reservations 334-9600

GEORGIA STRAIGHT COLLISION People will find that Georgia Straight has all the latest in equipment and technology. They offer damage-free towing and lifetime warranty on all repairs. They also have courtesy cars when available.

GRAHAM’S JEWELLERS, a family-operated business, has been serving the Comox Valley for 30 years. At Graham’s they offer a selection of fine jewellery and gold and giftware such as Swarovski, Waterford Crystal, etc. All jewellery repair is done locally by a quality goldsmith.

Discover the ultimate in relaxed comfort at PENNY TYME FASHIONS. This outlet of fashion, features wash and wear suedes, the latest fashions from Canada and Europe, Tommy Bahama silks and much more. Make time for Penny Tyme Fashions – your FIRST stop for affordable, quality – timeless lifesyle fashions!

Feeling Romantic? Visit the ROMANCE SHOP on Cliffe Ave., near 5th. This upscale adult boutique is where lovers and romantics of all ages shop. We are the Romance Experts! Erotic massage oils, seductive lingerie, plus size specialists, and Kama sutra products. Educational books and video’s for couples. Browse through the amazing and fun sex toy department. Special couples corner. BOOK YOUR ROMANCE PARTY TODAY! 338-0669. 3 Locations Courtenay, Victoria and Duncan.

DEAN SILVESTER, REGISTERED MASSAGE THERAPIST, has a special interest in sports massage and injury management. Call 897-3424 to book an appointment and get the MOST out of your favorite winter sports.

TIMBERWRIGHT MANUFACTURING INC., builds custom cabinetry, furniture and decorative, pre-fab timber components. Timberwright also offers custom truss construction, feature beams and braces, timber stairs and railings, mantels, furniture and cabinetry. We are also a supplier of wood flooring, moldings and wall and ceiling paneling. All of our pre-fabricated timber frame and post and beam, housing components are designed to meet or exceed building and fire regulations.

TITA’S MEXICAN RESTAURANT A seasonally changing menu of fresh authentic Mexican cuisine inspired by the freshest local produce and seafood, fresh fruit margaritas, great service, warm and friendly atmosphere, two cozy fireplaces, Mexican hot chocolate, Kid’s menu. Take out available. Open 4:30 p.m. daily.

TOSCANOS serves upscale Italian cuisine- Harbourside in Comox. The best veal and pasta, lovingly prepared and served by Wendy and Bill. Casual dining for family and friends with weekly specials.

TULIO’S CASITA offers Fine Dining with a Mediterranean flavour. Family owned and operated, TULIO’S has been serving the Comox Valley for over 25 years. To enjoy their specialties of Steak, Schnitzel, Seafood or Lamb at your favourite table, call your Host Teresa at 338-6031 for a reservation. Open Tuesday to Saturday, 625 Cliffe Avenue – at 6th in beautiful downtown Courtenay.

VALHALLA PURE OUTFITTERS are the Valley’s “Mountain Sports” specialists! They feature ~Valhalla Pure~ outdoor clothing, made here in B.C. Their knowledgeable, friendly staff can show you all your favourite brands in clothing, backpacking, climbing and travel gear and all at unbeatable prices! Valhalla Pure Outfitters: check us out before your next adventure!

YAMATO is the only place in the Comox Valley you can enjoy traditional Japanese food. The fully licensed eatery has wide menu selection including sushi, teriyaki and tempura. Open for lunch Wed. to Fri., dinner Mon. to Sat. and take-out. Closed Sunday.

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