Tent Island (closed due to campfire abuse)
|Paddling Area:||Gulf Islands|
|Site Type:||Commercial Campground|
|Marine Trail:||Gulf Islands Marine Trail, Salish Sea Marine Trail|
Sandy bar at NW corner. Sand beaches on both sides of point and on W, SE shores.
Sites arranged around bay. Group site. Pit toilets. Firepits. Picnic tables. Camping by permission only. Penelakut First Nation, Chemainus, charge camping fees (2015) of $30 plus $5 per person. Day use charge was a five-dollar charge. We will update this information when we know more.
Attractive. Views. Hiking trails. Please be respectful of staff, community members, site to ensure continued public access. It’s best to call the Penelakut office for use. Site has been closed for over a year. Some paddlers have received permission to land and lunch on site.