Users' questions

Is Portland Island open for camping?

Is Portland Island open for camping?

Gulf Islands National Park Reserve campgrounds are open every year from May 15 to September 30. All frontcountry campgrounds are closed for the off season. Backcountry campgrounds are accessible year-round but are not regularly maintained from October 1 – May 14. Visitors may use them at their own risk.

Is Pender Island Expensive?

Updated: Aug 2016. Pender Island was Canada’s 268th most expensive suburb by listed median house price this month. Pender Island, British Columbia has a median house price of $599,000 when compiling all the home listings in Aug .

How do you get to Pender Island?

Pender is only a 40-minute ferry ride from the BC Ferries terminal at Swartz Bay near Victoria, and less than 2 hours on the ferry from Tsawwassen near Vancouver. It is one of several islands including Galiano Island.

Where is the best place to camp on Pender Island?

Pender Island has four campgrounds available, three on North Pender Island. The Gulf Islands National Park Reserve has a campground available at Prior Centennial Park and a walk or kayak in campground at Shingle Bay. Camping is also available at Port Browning Marina.

What do you need to know about Pender Island?

Pender Island History – Pender Island and the Gulf Islands in general have an interesting history. Visit The Gulf Islands Guide for some of the other Gulf Islands’ histories. Pender Island Parks – The Pender’s have many parks of a surprisingly diverse nature. Travel to Pender Island – How do you get here? There are a number of options.

When does glamping resort on Pender Island reopen?

Feb 5th Reopening Date. All guests must read and abide by the guidelines. Experience the outdoors. Relax and explore as you soak up nature Fresh Local To-Go Food on the Lawn. Coffee Bar, CAMP Truck and Dinners Relax and unwind in a Classic Vintage Airstream.