Meadowwoods Location

Meadowwoods is a new town home development located at 512 Jim Cram Drive, in Ladysmith BC.

About Ladysmith, BC

ladysmithlogoSituated on the eastern shore of picturesque Vancouver Island, the town of Ladysmith calls itself “Heritage by the Sea” because of the rich cultural history and beautiful sea vistas. Ladysmith has some of the best shops, restaurants and services on Vancouver Island. The population is relatively small, at approximately 8243 people, but is increasing due to the excellent quality of life that Ladysmith exudes. Ladysmith is relatively close to the capital city of Victoria, and also only a short distance outside the city of Nanaimo which makes it in the perfect location for people who enjoy the quiet of a small town, but still want access to a bigger city.

Not only does Ladysmith offer excellent amenities within the township, the area is well known for its amazing views and recreational opportunities. From the beautiful Transfer beach where locals and visitors can relax or enjoy water activities, to the trail systems that wind themselves through scenic forests where people can walk or hike, Ladysmith offers many wonderful natural surroundings. Ladysmith also has several annual community events such as Ladysmith Days in August and the Festival of Lights on the last Thursday of November, which attracts people to Ladysmith from all over the island.

The Chemanius First Nations have inhabited the Ladysmith area for at least 5,000 years, and Ladysmith has a rich European heritage that dates back to the Edwardian period. It was originally planned out in the late 19th century and incorporated in 1904 by James Dunsmuir, a famous political and industrial name on Vancouver Island.

Ladysmith is a rapidly growing community and has one of the fastest growth rates in British Columbia. The town has seen a 53% increase in population since 1990. Despite this growing population, Ladysmith is a tight-knit community that offers residents that small town way of life, with growth potential in areas such as small business. Ladysmith has lots of unique opportunities for people wanting to raise their family or retire. There are support systems for all ages of citizens within the Ladysmith community.

Overlooking the peaceful Stuart Channel, the Gulf Islands and in front of the backdrop of the Coast Mountains, Ladysmith is a winning combination of breathtaking natural surroundings and the ambiance of small town charm.

Additional Information

2013 Official Vacation Guide
Town of Ladysmith
Tourism Ladysmith
Ladysmith Chamber of Commerce