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First day - the quaint settlement of <a href="" target="_blank">Fulford Harbour</a> on <a href="" target="_blank">Saltspring Island</a> or anchor at <a href="" target="_blank">Portland Island.</a>

Second day - Bedwell Harbour on South Pender Island.&nbsp; If you are lucky the Dall Porpoises <!--more-->may play around the bow of the boat as you cross Boundary Pass.&nbsp; Either stay at <a href="" target="_blank">Beaumont Marine Park</a> on a mooring or at anchor or docked at <a href="" target="_blank">Poets Cove Resort</a>.&nbsp; Time for a shower and a swim in the outdoor pool.

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Third day - cruise to <a href="" target="_blank">Montague Harbour Marine Park</a> on Galiano Island.&nbsp; If the winds are light or you want a short day, you could stay the night at <a href="" target="_blank">Otter Bay Marina</a> on North Pender Island.

Fourth day - Ganges Harbour on Saltspring Island.&nbsp; <a href="" target="_blank">Ganges</a> is the largest town in the Gulf Islands.&nbsp; Be sure to check out the Craft Fair and all the shops.&nbsp; If you have a sweet tooth stop at "Glad's Candy &amp; Ice Cream Shop”.

Fifth day - anchor in Glenthorne Passage on <a href="" target="_blank">Prevost Island</a>.

Sixth day - dock at Fulford Harbour on Saltspring Island or anchor in <a href="" target="_blank">Royal Cove on Portland Island</a>, whichever one you missed on the first day.

Seventh day - return to the Marina.

For more Gulf Islands destinations, visit the <a title="BC Boating Forum" href="" target="_blank">BC Boating Forum</a>


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