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Visiting the south end of Salt Spring Island?  Check in at Rock Salt’s cafe to get your south Salt Spring Activity Map or pick one up at the Tourist Info Center in Ganges.

The following is a list of fun things to do while in the 653 telephone range!

Reginald Hill Trailhead
1.5km climb to spectacular views of Fulford Harbour & Fulford Valley. Access by foot through Reginald Hill Estate’s gate located at the end of Morningside Road (follow first driveway on left and look for the orange markers). You can walk from Fulford Village or park your car by the mailboxes at the end of Morningside Road. The trail is steep & challenging in sections.

Ruckle Provincial Park

Stunning example of the Island’s natural beauty. The park includes 480 hectares of forest, meadow, working sheep farm and coastline overlooking Swanson Channel. Watch for whales, sea lions and ferries on their way to Swartz Bay. Walk in seaside campsites, picnic grounds and extensive hiking trails.

Burgoyne Bay Provincial Park
Spectacular ocean views, beach access, government dock, easy seaside trail & picturesque farm ruins.

Russell Island

45 minute kayak paddle from Fulford Village, lovely hiking trail, historic homestead & beautiful white shell beach for a picnic.

Portland Island
2 hour kayak paddle from Fulford Village, 450 acres of beautiful trails, campgrounds & beaches. Learn more about one-armed sutton!

Stowell Lake
Family oriented swimming lake with small beach & dock

Weston Lake
Secluded swimming lake with swim out to a  float dock.

Sacred Mountain Lavender
Farm tours, culinary & spa products, farm-distilled essential oil & lavender plants. Open Wed thru sun from 10-5 250-653-2315

Stowel Lake Farm
Visit the farm stand for delicious organic fruit & veggies. Open daily at the gatehouse. Visit our website for yoga class schedules.

Uptown goes downtown. Open 10:30-5:30 every day. 250-653-9998
Stuff & Nonsense
A shop so delightful you’ll wish for a sailing wait.  Open 7 days a week from 10-6 250-653-4620

The Wardrobe
Clothing, jewellery, tie dye and more. Open daily.

Knotty Threads Studio
Local weaving studio plus fabulous art, fibre & crafts from around B.C. Open daily 10-6. 250-653-4137

Solace Organic Spa: Handmade organic spa products including skin care, aromatherapy and tea. Therapeutic bodywork and holistic spa services available daily by appointment. Please call 250-653-4688

Salt Spring Vineyards
Brilliant coastal wines, eye candy surroundings & light hearted hospitality. Picnic licence. Daily wine tastings. 250-653-9463

Garry Oaks Estate Winery
Our grapes are grown sustainably, respecting the natural conditions of our vineyard. All of our wines have a trademark freshness that echoes our Salt Spring breeze. The vineyard is open daily thru the summer from 11:30am – 5pm. 250-653-4687
Salt Spring Cheese Company
Artisan food store featuring fresh bread & cheese, self guided tours of working farm and cheese production facility, beautiful rural courtyard and gardens for picnics. Open 7 days a week for 10am-5pm. 250-653-2300

Have a fabulous time!


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