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Laurel Rankin


Originally from the lower mainland, Laurel has never regretted making the Comox Valley her new home. With the idea of establishing a better quality of life for herself, Laurel was attracted to the valley due to its proximity to the ocean and mountains, as well as the strong sense of community and welcoming energy. The beautiful landscape and access to nature have fuelled Laurel’s passion for activities such as horseback riding, photography, paddle boarding and winter sports. Laurel is strongly invested in the community; she volunteers her time with many local organizations as well as providing support for autistic children.



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Words by Meaghan Cursons
Article photo by Janelle Lee
Gallery photos by Bobby Herron
and Laurel Rankin
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