Bowen Island is an idyllic destination in the middle of Howe Sound, just a 20-minute ferry ride from Horseshoe Bay in West Vancouver.
Quiet and alluring, a short distance from Vancouver, it’s a welcome escape from the stresses of city life.
Prefer to explore cultural offerings? Bowen Island has its share of artists and art galleries, live theater and concerts. Local landmarks like the Bowen Island Museum, Davies Orchard, and Alder-wood Farm bring the island’s rustic spirit to life.
There are plenty of things to do when you are visiting Bowen Island! Enjoy a day’s Kayaking and see the beauty of the island from the ocean kayak rentals and lessons are available as well as guided tours, for the more adventurous kayaking enthusiast why not enter the race in the annual Bowen Island race.
Sailing Tours, why not take a sailing tour around Howe Sound, the spectacular scenery of the island and the tree lined mountains will leave you breathless.
Biking opportunities are plentiful and another great way to see the island from relatively easy loops around Killarney Lake in Crippen Regional Park to the burning climb up Mount Gardner. The island is a world unto itself, so take the time to explore and revel in Bowen’s sedated pace.
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