Whether you’re arriving by boat, or you’re looking to get out on the water while you’re here, Salt Spring Island offers boating options and amenities to suit your needs. Surrounded by the sheltered waters of the Southern Gulf Island, the marine parks and marina provide idyllic experiences for sightseeing the spectacular scenery from the water side.

If arriving by boat, there are dock and marina options to suit your needs and the area is rife with perfect sheltered anchorages.  You’ll find showers, laundry and moorage handy to the central village of Ganges with marine equipment and hardware near by.

Saltspring Island Boat Rentals

We have a 22ft Berkshire pontoon boat for rent. With a maximum capacity of eleven, there is room for the whole family. Offering half day, full day and weekly rentals. From a small harbour tour to exploring islands with family and friends, the pontoon boat is a safe and economical way to explore all that the Southern Gulf Islands National park has to offer.

Mid Isle Marine & Equipment

Mid Isle Marine is a local, full service facility for boats, small motors and equipment. We offer service, repairs, maintenance, and parts in our comprehensive shop or on-site troubleshooting if needed.

Salt Spring Marina

Full service marina with cafe, kayak, bike, scooter and car rentals on site. Located next to Moby's Pub at the head of Ganges Harbour

BEACHSiDE Salt Spring Island

KAYAK & PADDLE BOARDS * Tours-Rentals -Sales * BEACHSiDE tours are suitable for all paddlers, even with no previous experience. Our guides, trained and certified by the Sea Kayak Guides Alliance of BC, will lead you on a comfortable, fun-filled and unforgettable island escapade. Get close to nature – seals, otters, eagles, osprey, sea stars and more.





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