Gulf Islands Parks, Trails and Places

Alert Bay

Alert Bay Parks, Trails & Places

Cortes Island

Cortes Island Parks, Trails & Places

Denman Island

Denman Island Parks, Trails & Places

Gabriola Island

Gabriola Island Parks, Trails & Places

Galiano Island

Galiano Island Parks, Trails & Places

Hornby Island

Hornby Island Parks, Trails & Places

Mayne Island

Mayne Island Parks, Trails & Places

N & S Pender Islands

N & S Pender Islands Parks, Trails & Places

Quadra Island

Quadra Island Parks, Trails & Places

Salt Spring Island

Salt Spring Island Parks, Trails & Places

Sointula

Sointula Parks, Trails & Places

Thetis Island

Thetis Island Parks, Trails & Places
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The rugged trail leads explorers to a popular local swimming hole named Big Lake, a marsh which is ideal for birdwatching and some viewing benches.
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Third Street
Sointula
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Fillongley Provincial Park is popular for many outdoor activities including hiking, picnicking, sightseeing, birdwatching, kayaking, camping and horseback riding.
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Beadnell Road
View of Entrance Island from Bells landing
There is an 4 kilometre one way hiking route that connects Orlebar Point with Gabriola Sands Provincial Parks. From Orlebar Point the hiking route follows a rocky shoreline.
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Berry Point Road
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he sandy beaches, the ease of access, beach campsites and the marine views create an ideal retreat for paddlers on multi-day trips.
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The park is a recreation destination for hiking, sightseeing, birdwatching and picnicking. There a few short hiking trails in the park. Some explore the cliff views, while others explore a forest.
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Burrill Road
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The totem pole measures 53 metres tall. That is about 173 feet for our American friends. Jimmy Dick was the Chief Carver. The traditional figures on this pole represent many of the families that belong to the Kwakwaka’wakw First Nation.
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Boundary Road
Alert Bay
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Bere Point Park is a popular beach destination on the island. The park provides great ocean scenery and an opportunity to view some wildlife. The regional park includes a pebbled and sandy beach, campsites, pit toilets, a boat launch and a day use picnic area with picnic tables and fire pits.
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Sointula
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These Cortes Island hiking trails explore wetland areas, the shores of Hague and Gunflint Lakes and some summits. Some of the points of interest to consider visiting when exploring the trails in the park include Swim Rocks, Easter Bluffs, a historic Steam Donkey and some Inca Ruins.
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Mansons Landing
Descano Regional Park

The Descanso Bay Regional Park is a convenient and easily accessible destination for kayaking, swimming, beachcombing, fishing and camping.
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aylor Bay Road
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Ha'thayim (Von Donop) Marine Provincial Park is best for those who enjoy boating, swimming, fishing, hiking, ocean kayaking, mountain biking. and wildlife watching.
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Whaletown
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The park includes the point, a forest of old growth Douglas Fir trees, a beach, an islet and some jagged, rocky cliffs. It is a popular day use destination on Hornby Island for hiking, scuba diving, swimming, sightseeing, kayaking and picnicking.
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St. John's Point Road
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Some of the main highlights in the park include a beautiful white shelled beach, a sheltered lagoon and a network of hiking trails. The main trail in the park is the 3 kilometre hiking trail exploring Gray Peninsula.
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Montague Park Road
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The park includes a 2 kilometre long sand spit, hiking trails, sandy beaches and a small protected cove. Ideal for swimming, kayaking, boating, fishing, scuba diving, sailing and picnicking.
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The short trail is an easy grade trail leading to a pebbled beach, a lighthouse and some amazing ocean views.
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Pultenay Point Road
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Bellhouse Park is a popular sightseeing and picnicking destination on Galiano Island. The ocean views from the park overlook Active Pass and Mayne Island. From the shores of Bellhouse Park one can observe wildlife like seals, sea birds, predator birds and sea lions.
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Jack Road
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