|Paddling Area:||Gulf Islands|
|Site Type:||Launch Site|
|Site Access:||Sea, road|
The Swartz Bay/ Canoe Cove shop gives access to the southern Gulf Islands for a variety of single or multi-day trips. They have an easy launching ramp which costs $5 a day. People can drive down to the shop, at the front end of E dock, and can get a parking pass to display in their window. Reported May 2023 that the launch site is only in use July/Aug when their office is open at the marina.
This is also access to the Salish Sea Marine Trail. Enjoy! Pacifica Paddlesports. Open from 9 am to 5 pm.