Southern Gulf Island Outdoor Recreation

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She is the greatest artist, the constant creator and renewer of all life.

Her vibrance and exuberance are infectious. Her inventions, masterful. Her landscapes, inspirational. She will never be boxed in, and nor will we. In our nature is the space you’ve yearned for: to stretch your imagination, indulge in daydreams and believe in possibility. Here is freedom to be anyone and try anything.
Outdoor Rec



  • Salt Spring Island
  • Mayne Island
  • Galiano Island
  • Pender Island
  • Saturna Island
  • Cozy Season
  • Summer


  • Accommodations
  • Arts & Culture
  • Farm Experiences
  • Food & Drink
  • Local Shopping
  • Outdoor Rec
  • Wellness

The Tides Cottages

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An escape into the serenity of Pender Island & detachment from noise. Our 3 acre oceanfront getaway will immerse you into the nature and beauty of the gulf islands while you unplug, reconnect, and spend...

Daffodil Cove Cottage

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Sweet little house keeping cabin on the shore of Satellite Channel, at the south end of Salt Spring Island. Quiet and very private, surrounded by nature, walking distance from hiking trails, deck perfect for marine...

Dog Mermaid Eco Excursions

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Dog Mermaid specializes in Eco and Indigenous education and excursions by means of water and wilderness play, and rentals. Experience the healing and inspiring beauty of the Gulf Islands, and let water gurus take you...

Galiano Golf Course

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We are a 9 hole golf course open year-round. No tee times necessary just drop in and walk on. When the clubhouse is closed e-transfer and honor box options for payments are available. We offer...

Port Browning Marina Resort

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Located on Pender Island, the resort is home to a marina, pub, bistro, pool, tent and RV camping and unique glamping tents. A favorite destination among boaters and island visitors, Port Browning offers a variety...

Galiano Conservancy Association

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The Galiano Conservancy Association welcomes you to the Millard Learning Centre at 10825 Porlier Pass Road! Visit our innovative forest gardens, hiking trails, Chrystal Cove beach and our plant nursery, all open to the public...

Saturna Heritage Centre

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The Saturna Heritage Centre is located inside the iconic Fog Alarm Building (FAB), part of the heritage light station at East Point on Saturna Island. Visit the FAB for natural history and heritage displays, stunning...

Four Winds B&B

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A private getaway and natural relaxation at this oceanside Bed and Breakfast. In-room kitchenettes, continental breakfast, free fast wi-fi, stunning ocean views, and beach access.

GoTomato Bikes

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We are an electric bike rental company based on Mayne Island. We offer high-performance bikes that can take you anywhere on the island. Our goal is to give you a chance at exploring the Southern...


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BEACHSiDE is a multifaceted business focused on the idea of relaxation. We offer ocean adventures in the forms of kayak tours and rentals, spa services, and to top it off a Cafe with a large...

Seal Beach Cottage

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Relax in this spacious cottage while enjoying beautiful views and an environmentally rich beach and forest. This tranquil comfortable retreat overlooks miners bay and a low bank sandy beach where kingfishers, seals and eagles abound.

Mayne Island Camping

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A beautiful quiet small campground in a natural setting catering specifically to tenters. Most of the sites overlook the beach while the rest are set in untouched forest.

WOODS on Pender

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WOODS on Pender offers a unique, luxury camp experience on beautiful Pender Island. The property, situated on a tranquil wooded 7.3 acres, was previously the home of the Inn on Pender Island and Memories Restaurant. Completely...

Gulf Island Kayaking

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Gulf Island Kayaking is a small, family-run, kayak tour & rental company based in Montague Harbour on Galiano Island. Established by Ben Miltner in 1985, Gulf Island Kayaking is one of the oldest sea kayak...

Pender Island Kayak Adventures

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Pender Island Kayak Adventures (PIKA) is a family owned and operated company in the heart ofthe Southern Gulf Islands of British Columbia, located at the hub of the Pender Islands, Port Browning Marina, offering a launch...

Mayne Island Resort

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The perfect oceanfront resort getaway; only one hour ferry from Vancouver or Victoria and sited at one of the most beautiful resort and spa locations in the Gulf Islands. Relax, unwind, reconnect, book a spa...

Blue Vista Resort

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Our nine fully furnished housekeeping cottages are nestled beneath towering trees and offer year-round clean and affordable comfort. The cottages lie just across a peaceful island lane from the rock-pool filled coastline of Bennett Bay...

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