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Wickaninnish “On Pointe”
Musings from the staff and friends of the Wickaninnish Inn

Making the Wick Tick: Ike Seaman, Director of Food and Beverage

Ike Seaman has spent most of his life within steps of an ocean. The native Maritimer spent his early working years working—and surfing—on Nova Scotia’s Summerville...

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Contributed On November 16
Marketing Manager Claire Macdonald
Chef de Cuisine Nicholas Nutting, On a Tofino Tradition

Every autumn, oysters are fêted around the world, for until recently it was thought that the bivalve molluscs were only safe to eat during the months with the letter “r”...

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Contributed On November 16
Marketing Manager Claire Macdonald
A Note from Charles

Welcome to the most exciting time of year in Tofino: the fabled storm season that seems to pull in more and more visitors every year, eager to get a front-row seat to a true force of...

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Contributed On November 16
Managing Director Charles McDiarmid
Wickaninnish Inn’s Charles McDiarmid: West Coast Storm Watching Pioneer

In 1995, Interior Designer, Sharon Bortolotto, Principal of BBA Design Consultants Inc. was contacted by Charles McDiarmid to design a new kind of Inn, one built specifically for...

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Contributed On November 8
Marketing Manager Claire Macdonald


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