You won't believe your eyes. Have you already blown your budget and find yourself looking for cheap things to do? If so, then you should make plans to discover this magical place. Vancouver Island's hidden potholes are a surreal sight worth seeing this summer.\nCumberland is one of the best-kept secrets on Vancouver Island. \n\n\nEditor's Choice: Canada Was Ranked As One Of The Safest Countries In The World During COVID-19\n\n\nIts Perseverance Creek Potholes are bright blue pools of water that tumble from one to the next around unique stone formations. \nThe setting is stunning, and best of all, it is easy to reach too. To get there, it is a simple out and back 3.9-kilometre hike. \nBut make sure you prepare accordingly. You'll be walking over wet stones in some areas, so you'll want shoes with a good grip.\nTo begin, head to the yellow gate in Cumberland Community Forest near Sutton Road. You'll follow the wide Davis Main Road uphill, past the water treatment sheds until you reach a bridge.\nAt the bridge, take a right, and follow the creek. The peaceful potholes will only be a few steps away.\nHere you'll find a series of shallow pools of water surrounded by smooth rock. The potholes are in a compact area, so you don't need to wander far to see them all.\n\n View this post on Instagram Found this cute little gem ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #adventurenow #explorebc #explorevancouverisland #vanisle #vsco #gem #vanislecollective #pnw #pacificnorthwest #pnwonderland #liveauthentic #livefolk #igdaily #cumberlandpotholes #cumberlandfalls #hike #naturelover #bestoftheday A post shared by 𝓙𝓪𝓶𝓙𝓪𝓶𝓼 (@jamiilou) on Jun 7, 2017 at 5:33pm PDT\n\nEach pothole is fed from a mini waterfall, as the creek flows from one area to the next. \nThe water here is cold, and not deep enough to swim in. But some hikers like to sit in some of the most shallow areas to cool off on a hot day.\n\n View this post on Instagram It was not not cold 😈 A post shared by Roslyn Kent (@roslynkent) on Jul 12, 2020 at 7:12am PDT\n\nMake sure to be mindful when exploring, as there aren't any barriers around them to prevent you from falling in. With all the water nearby, the stones can be rather slippery.\n\nInstead of rewatching another episode from Amazon Prime, why not hike here with your BFF instead?\nPerseverance Creek Potholes\nPrice: Free\nAddress: Cumberland, BC\nWhy You Need To Go: It is an easy hike to a series of pools of bright blue water.\n View this post on Instagram Lately.. I’ve been trying a more natural gym 🌲 🍃 ☀️ A post shared by Points Of Fitness (@pointsoffitness) on Apr 25, 2020 at 8:14pm PDT\n\nWebsite\n\n\nWe strongly advise that before you go swimming or visit any location, you check the most recent updates on potential hazards, security, water quality, and closures. If you do plan to visit a location, respect the environment and obey any local laws.