Gilbert Island

Vancouver Island
Paddling Area:Barkley Sound
Coordinates:48.8751051, -125.3209477
Site Type:Campsite primary
Tent Sites:8
Site Access:Sea
Marine Trail:none
Last Update:05/31/2021

Landing Comments:

Easy on protected sand, gravel beach with some rubble. NE aspect.

Camp Comments:

Sheltered site in open forest. Toilet.
IMPORTANT Fee process change for 2018: See: Brochure

Required 1) National Park Entry Pass if age 18 or older
2) Backcountry Camping Permit $9.80 per person/night May – Sept.
3) Site reservation. No standbys permitted!

See: National Park Permit

See: Camping Permits & Reservations or 1-877-RESERVE

Other Comments:

The Broken Group Islands will be open to overnight visitors from June 4 to September 30 in 2021, as provincial health guidelines allow. Reservations will open on May 31, 2021 at 8am PDT. Water on Effingham I.

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