The Qualicum North area starts at the western edge of Qualicum Beach up through to Qualicum Bay. They share the name and community feeling of Lighthouse Country with neighbouring Bowser/Deep Bay. The land area goes from the Little Qualicum River through to Nile Creek and includes the Spider Lake and Horne Lake areas. Be sure to check out the fish hatchery on the Big Qualicum River. This area is also home to the Qualicum First Nations . They own and operate a beautiful waterfront campground in the community. Qualicum Bay features a local pub, a couple of popular year round restaurants along with season eateries. This rural area offers a wide range of property options. Smaller and large acreages, ocean, lake and river front properties . There are a large number of 2 and 5 acre properties in this area. Housing is quite varied and ranges from smaller cottages to large private estates. People enjoy having extra space in this area for hobbies, “special toys” and lifestyle. The area around Nile Creek is well known internationally for its fly fishing. The Horne Lake Caves are also a very popular spot. This is also B&B country, campgrounds and RV spots for rent, sale or lease. The local residents enjoy the rural, comfortable lifestyle that is influenced by the various waterfront features in the area.