Conover Cove

Vancouver Island
Paddling Area:Gulf Islands
Coordinates:48.9372167, -123.5438833
Site Type:Campsite primary
Tent Sites:
Site Access:Sea, trail
Marine Trail:Gulf Islands Marine Trail, Salish Sea Marine Trail
Last Update:05/02/2023

Landing Comments:

Easy on sand, pebble, rock in sheltered cove. Mud at low water. Alternate landing on E side of island 48D 56.283M N, 123D 32.650M W known locally as Honeymoon Bay. Short trail leads to camping area.

Camp Comments:

Numbered site each with a picnic table plus possible additional random sites in open grass field. Less suited for hammocks. Pit, vault toilets. No fires permitted. Food cache. Dining shelter. Camping fees apply year-round. May pre-pay permit via Internet, but no reservable sites. Fee $5.00 per person per night (2019) via BC Parks Backcountry Registration System .

Other Comments:

Dock, busy anchorage. Historic buildings. Bring water – closest availability Montague Harbour Provincial Park, Dionisio Point Provincial Park. Hiking trails. See Wallace Island Marine Provincial Park

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