Vancouver Island is an island in the province of British Columbia in Canada. The island is located off of the pacific coast and has become increasingly popular over the past few years. The secret is out about the natural beauty that Vancouver Island holds and now millions of people head there each year to explore it for themselves. This island holds a beautiful busy city and smaller towns. One of the most popular places to enjoy the outdoors is Pacific Rim National Park Reserve. This area stretches over 197 square miles and is made up of three regions – Long Beach, Broken Group Islands, and the West Coast Trail. Camping around the Vancouver Island is perfect for a peaceful weekend escape.