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Entrance Island Lighthouse

Entrance Island Lighthouse viewed from on Orlebar Point on Gabriola Island

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Arbutus Bay

A Baynes Sound view of Denman Island and the Chrome Island Lighthouse

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Chrome Island

Chrome Island in Baynes Sound at the south end of Denman Island

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Denman – Boyle Point

  Boyle Point is a small day-use park located on the southern point of Denman Island – it offers some amazing views of Baynes Sound, Georgia Strait, and the Chrome Island Lighthouse. Chrome Island from the water, courtesy of the … Continue reading

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Chrome Island

Chrome Island marks the southern entrance to Baynes Sound, bounded by Vancouver Island and Denman Island. The island was first labelled Yellow Rock on navigational maps around 1860, in honour of the unusual light coloured sandstone that glows golden in … Continue reading

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