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5 edition of The Gulf Islands & Vancouver Island found in the catalog.

The Gulf Islands & Vancouver Island

Victoria & Sooke to Nanaimo

by Anne Yeadon-Jones

  • 259 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Harbour Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Motor / power boating & cruising,
  • Canada,
  • Boating - General,
  • Central America,
  • Navigation

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11988347M
    ISBN 101550174029
    ISBN 109781550174021

    In between Vancouver Island and the mainland lies the Strait of Georgia, where a string of small islands are strewn like emeralds. These are the beautiful and idyllic southern Gulf Islands, placed perfectly within a sun-dappled rain shadow. The largest of these islands are . With diagrams, over photographs of promising features, GPS waypoints, and extensive quotes from Canadian Sailing Directions, nautical adventurers can get underway to hundreds of pristine coves and inlets from the balmy Gulf Islands to the unspoiled fishing grounds off the north end of Vancouver Island.

    Salt Spring Island is the largest of the Southern Gulf Islands and the one with the most varied facilities. At Salt Spring’s hub is the bustling village of Ganges with supermarkets, stores, galleries, banks, and a wide selection of restaurants and pubs with evening entertainment. If you want night life, this is the closest the Gulf Islands get. Peter Vassilopoulos' Gulf Islands Cruising Guide (Pacific Marine Publishing), colorfully illustrated, gives detailed info on routes, anchorages, marinas, facilities, and historical notes. The Dreamspeaker Guide to the Gulf Islands and Vancouver Island offers charts, tips, and shoreline plans of selected marinas and small-boat anchorages.

    The Gulf Islands Guide Salt Spring Island, Galiano Island, North and South Pender Islands, Mayne Island, Saturna Island (Book): Rinn, Irene: Everything you need to know for a trip to the Gulf Islands, in the protected waters between mainland British Columbia and Vancouver Island. The islands offer tranquility, rustic charm, hiking, cycling, canoeing, ocean swimming, golfing, resorts, bed and.   Dreamspeaker Cruising Guide, Volume 1: The Gulf Islands & Vancouver Island (third edition): Yeadon-Jones, Anne, Yeadon-Jones, Laurence: Books - (12).


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The Gulf Islands & Vancouver Island by Anne Yeadon-Jones Download PDF EPUB FB2

From walking through rainforests of giant cedars to sailing aboard a working packet freighter, Vancouver Island Travel Guide opens the doors to Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands, describing the people, places and activities that make it one of the top island destinations in the world/5(9).

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Touring the Islands: Bicycling in the San Juan, Gulf, and Vancouver Islands Paperback – July 1, Find all the books, read about the author, and more.5/5(4).

Holidaying on a Gulf Island guarantees rest and relaxation – and the choice is yours as to whether the R&R is healthy, creative, pampered or pleasantly indulgent. These options mix and mingle at island spas and wellness facilities specializing in holistic therapies – hydrotherapy, sea-salt scrubs, Reiki, aromatherapy, reflexology, mineral baths and more.

Book one-time. Vancouver Island. The Gulf Islands. The Okanagan. The Kootenays. Metro Vancouver. The Fraser Valley. Find what you need using our comprehensive Vancouver Westside and Granville Island Book Stores guide and retail store directory of businesses throughout the region.

Locate businesses in Surrey, Langley, Burnaby, Port Moody, Port Coquitlam. There are over Southern Gulf Islands located off the shores of south-eastern Vancouver Island in the Salish Sea, however only the larger ones of Galiano Island, Mayne Island, Saturna Island, North and South Pender Islands and Salt Spring Island support a local population.

Island living is a unique and serene experience, one we recommend to anyone looking to recharge and connect. Just off the coast of Vancouver Island, The Southern Gulf Islands are a distinctive and visually stunning region to explore.

Whether you're looking for a luxury island getaway with all the amenities or a rustic island experience with adventure around every corner, the Gulf Islands offer.

Sadly in Vancouver, we only have Duthie's at 4th and Vine, Blackberry Book (small inventory) on Granville Island, Pulpfiction at Main and 8th and Broadway and MacDonald. That's it for major player independents, as as far as I know and they are not downtown. Stories from the Gulf Islands.

Browse these little stories and maybe learn a few things you hadn't known about the Southern Gulf Islands. Books about the Gulf Islands. Tue, 12/05/ - pm Jacqueline East. Friends from Vancouver Island are here several times a year, calling it their. read more.

Island Stories Wanted. Mon, 22/05/ Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands face the magnificent Pacific Ocean in all its rugged, yet calming beauty.

The eastern shore lies on the Salish Sea with its idyllic warm temperatures. To the south is the Juan de Fuca Straight. People come here to get away from it all – to get on to Island Time.

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Answer 1 of I'm visiting the islands next month and have the prospect of lots of reading time on the plane from the UK - plus hopefully a few quiet hours on the islands themselves. Anyone any suggestions for novels set on or about them - something that.

Vancouver Island, the Gulf Islands, Life Drawing Models & Artists has members. This is a group that will promote the connection between the life.

Here in the sunny Gulf Islands, visitors can swim and fish in protected waters or scuba dive to open up a world of treasures. The area is home to Gulf Islands National Park Reserve—an ecological paradise of land pockets on 15 islands, plus numerous small islets and reef areas.

The forested Gulf Islands include Mayne, Galiano, Hornby, and Gabriola. Captain Vancouver claimed the islands for the British Crown, and referred to them as being located in a “gulf.” While the Gulf Islands are clearly not in a gulf, the name stuck.

In the same year, Spanish and British cartographic expeditions also explored the area, intent on finding a passage to the northwest Atlantic. Vancouver Island's Inside Passage.

An amazing journey through the wild island archipelagos on Vancouver Island's east coast, for an incredible value price.

Highlights of Gulf Is National Park, Desolation Sound, Discovery Islands including wildflowers, beaches, waterfalls, seabirds, marine.

In Food Artisans of Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands, well-known and loved food writer Don Genova compiles a guide of the best food and producers of Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands.

Using his first-hand experience as host of CBC Radio Victoria’s weekly column "Food Matters," and based on interviews he conducted as a food writer for various publications, Genova introduces /5(3). In Food Artisans of Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands, well-known and loved food writer Don Genova compiles a guide of the best food producers of Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands.

Using his first-hand experience as host of CBC Radio Victorias weekly column ""Food Matters,"" and based on interviews he conducted as a food writer for various publications, Genova introduces readers to the /5(3).

Explore Southern Gulf Islands holidays and discover the best time and places to visit. | Stressed Vancouverites love escaping into the restorative arms of these laid-back islands, strung like a shimmering necklace between the mainland and Vancouver Island. Northern Gulf Islands and Discovery Islands.

These islands, part of a chain of 6, islands that shelter the British Columbia coastline between Washington and Alaska, lie beyond the quick-access range of Vancouver and Victoria.

The fleet of BC Ferries that services them is not as large nor are the sailings as frequent. "Pacific Yachting's Cruising Guide to the Gulf Islands and Vancouver Island from Sooke to Courtenay" by Bill Wolferstan.

Features beautiful color photography. "This book is one-of-a-kind, and will be the most valuable volume on the shelf of every yachtsman interested in cruising B.C.

waters.".All of our Gulf Islands trips start and finish in Sidney, British Columbia. Sidney is located on Vancouver Island, just outside Victoria and is a quick 10 minute taxi ride from the BC Swartz Bay Ferry terminal.Sold by % Positive feedback Contact seller Vancouver Island Gulf Islands Travel Guide by Be the first to write a review About this product.