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Salt Spring Island has many great recreational activities to enjoy.

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Salt Spring boasts an amazing variety of restaurants and cafes.

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The Island has unique boutique shopping and great services.

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Beautiful Salt Spring Island, British Columbia is a great place to visit year round.

Every season has its charms from the spring where the blossoms and baby lambs abound to summer with our great beaches and open air famous Saturday Market and Tuesday Farmers Market, where everything is grown, baked, made or foraged on Salt Spring Island. During fall when the seasons change, join us to toast the Harvest at a food and drink event and the legendary Fall Fair. During winter’s cool embrace, we have celebrations to keep you warm including Christmas on Salt Spring and the February Festival, full of arts and culture, family events and couple’s retreats.

Salt Spring Island is truly a nature lovers’ paradise! With spectacular coastal and pastoral scenery and the moderate climate, a variety of activities can be comfortably pursued all months of the year. From leisurely walks along pristine beaches to challenging uphill hikes, the vistas, flora and fauna are always inspiring. Surrounded by miles and miles of the mainly sheltered waterways of the Pacific Ocean’s Salish Sea, this Gulf Island archipelago offers countless opportunities to explore the marine world.

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Christmas On Salt Spring – Get Your Glow On!!

Christmas on Salt Spring kicks off with several Craft Fairs starting on Friday November 30 through Sunday December 2.  On Saturday December 1, Santa flies into Ganges and meets with children at the library.  Later that day there is the chili cook-off and carol singing in Centennial Park.  Our famous Glowtini competition takes place on Friday December 7th at the Harbour House at 7 pm and Shop Local Social is from 4 to 8 pm on  Thursday December 13.  See www.christmasonsaltspring.com for more details.

See our Events Calendar for more Holiday Events during the month of December.

CBC Series Land and Sea moves from the East Coast to the West Coast during Season 18.  Episode 7 ” Island Culture” explores how Salt Spring residents celebrate and thrive in a unique natural setting.  Stream the episode live here.


Salt Spring Featured in Stimuli Magazine!

September 29th, 2015|

Titled "Our Wanderings to Salt Spring Island" this great article is featured in the Fall edition of Stimuli, a fashion and lifestyle magazine based out of the Fraser Valley. Here is an excerpt from writer [...]

Salt Spring’s Shop Local Initiative

July 4th, 2015|

Thank you for visiting Salt Spring Island and supporting our Shop Local Initiative!  Your support of Salt Spring based businesses creates a sustainable economy and encourages more products and services that both tourists and locals [...]


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