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Mayne Island – Georgina Point life boat

An old lifeboat at Georgina Point light station on Mayne Island

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Bowen Queen

Bowen Queen heading out from the BC Ferries terminal at Village Bay on Mayne Island

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Mayne Island – Horton Bay

Horton Bay, Mayne Island There’s not a lot at Horton Bay, but that’s not important as this small bay on Mayne Island provides a sheltered anchorage and a government dock. Sometimes that’s all that you need… The skies were hazy … Continue reading

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Mayne Island – Japanese Garden

Japanese Garden at Dinner Bay Park, Mayne Island I had a few reasons to visit the Japanese Garden – I wanted to see as much of Mayne Island as I could, it was nasty hot out and I wanted to … Continue reading

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Scholarship

Scholarship transporting students in the Gulf Islands Scholarship is a water taxi that that transports high school students from Sturdies Bay on  Galiano, and Miners Bay on Mayne Island, to Ganges Harbour on Salt Spring. The water taxi currently transports … Continue reading

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Tenacity – Village Bay

Tenacity – BC Ferries terminal at Village Bay on Mayne Island

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Sea gulls – Mayne Island

Sea gulls at the BC Ferries terminal at Village Bay on Mayne Island

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CCGS Neocaligus

Nearshore Fishery Research Vessel CCGS Neocaligus at Mayne Island.  Neocaligus is based out of Patricia Bay, and is used primarily for inshore fisheries research. Builder: Shore Boat Builders Ltd., Richmond, British Columbia Year Launched: 1989 Year in Service: 2001 Length: … Continue reading

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Georgina Point lighthouse

The Active Pass Light Station lighthouse Georgina Point on the northern tip of Mayne Island marks the entrance to Active Pass. Part of the Gulf Islands National Park Reserve, Georgina Point is located between Maude Bay and Oyster Bay.   … Continue reading

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