Tour Details

48. Vancouver Island Sea Side Floats (Level 1-Easy-6A)
Description: Vancouver Island Seaside Floats. The natural beauty of Vancouver Island in British Columbia must be seen to be believed! See the best the PNW has to offer; Victoria, Tofino, Salt Spring Isl., the Gulf Islands, the scenic north part of the island: the sunshine sea sides of BC. This trip will take us around most of the circumference of the island travelling in short flights between sea bases. To visually explore this island from the air, this is truly a “low and slow” experience and it is our preliminary exploration into this area. Brad Allen-ACC1274 has also created add-on scenery for this area: The RTMM Vancouver Island Project – North Island Region (v1.2) is available at RTMM which covers the northern part of the island. A great add-on for this area: It is available at RTMM: Please view the RTMM readme file for the add-on scenery install information and activation in your SIM. Also be sure to obtain the POI RTMM VIP North Island.csv (For Plan G) to explore all the POI in this area. The recommended aircraft of choice in this adventure is the DHC-2 Beaver - Float or Amphibian travelling from SPB to SPB around the island. This adventure has 16 short legs: Flights AKA797-T through AKA812-T.(Closes Nov. 13, 2017)
48. Vancouver Island Sea Side Floats (Level 1-Easy-6A)

Tour Destinations

Leg: Departure: Arrival: Flight: Aircraft: Distance:
1Comox Water Aerodrome (CCX6)Campbell River Water Aerodrome (CAE3)AKA797-TDHC2 BEAVERA30 nm
2Campbell River Water Aerodrome (CAE3)Blind Channel Water Aerodrome (CAG6)AKA798-TDHC2 BEAVERA28 nm
3Blind Channel Water Aerodrome (CAG6)Alert Bay Water Aerodrome (CBC3)AKA799-TDHC2 BEAVERA64 nm
4Alert Bay Water Aerodrome (CBC3)Sullivan Bay Water Aerodrome (CAV5)AKA800-TDHC2 BEAVERA21 nm
5Sullivan Bay Water Aerodrome (CAV5)Port Hardy Water Aerodrome (CAW5)AKA801-TDHC2 BEAVERA31 nm
6Port Hardy Water Aerodrome (CAW5)Rumble Beach Water Aerodrome (CAL8)AKA802-TDHC2 BEAVERA20 nm
7Rumble Beach Water Aerodrome (CAL8)Kyuquot Water Aerodrome (CAR7)AKA803-TDHC2 BEAVERA28 nm
8Kyuquot Water Aerodrome (CAR7)Tahsis Water Aerodrome (CAL9)AKA804-TDHC2 BEAVERA32 nm
9Tahsis Water Aerodrome (CAL9)Gold River Water Aerodrome (CAU6)AKA805-TDHC2 BEAVERA29 nm
10Gold River Water Aerodrome (CAU6)Tofino Harbour Water Aerodrome (CAB4)AKA806-TDHC2 BEAVERA38 nm
11Tofino Harbour Water Aerodrome (CAB4)Ucluelet Water Aerodrome (CAN3)AKA807-TDHC2 BEAVERA21 nm
12Ucluelet Water Aerodrome (CAN3)Bamfield Water Aerodrome (CAE9)AKA808-TDHC2 BEAVERA20 nm
13Bamfield Water Aerodrome (CAE9)Port Alberni Water Aerodrome (CPW9)AKA809-TDHC2 BEAVERA31 nm
14Port Alberni Water Aerodrome (CPW9)Nanaimo/Long Lake Water Airport (CAT3)AKA810-TDHC2 BEAVERA36 nm
15Nanaimo/Long Lake Water Airport (CAT3)False Bay Water Aerodrome (CAT7)AKA811-TDHC2 BEAVERA25 nm
16False Bay Water Aerodrome (CAT7)Comox Water Aerodrome (CCX6)AKA812-TDHC2 BEAVERA29 nm
Total Distance Of Tour: 483 nm

Pilot Progress

1Ruberto  Stutzer - AKA597
2Norm  Richards - AKA995
3Mihail  Barkin - AKA1408
4Roger  Triplett - AKA1305
5Victor  Martinez - AKA1019
6James L  Smith - AKA1288
7Marcel  Maex - AKA1124
8Dmitry  Sayapin - AKA1527
9Tony  West - AKA490                 
10Reiner  Test - AKA1384