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Pit or flush toilets

This park has one centrally-located pit toilet.

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There are several easy walking trails through the park. Please avoid eroded areas and nesting sites. For your own safety and the preservation of the park, obey posted signs and keep to designated trails. Shortcutting trails destroys plant life and soil structure.
This park offers ocean swimming with a rocky beach area; water can be quite cold. There are no lifeguards on duty at provincial parks.
Visitors can access Sandy Island by canoe or kayak from Union Bay on Vancouver Island, or from Denman Island.

Salt water fishing opportunities exist in this marine park. Fishing is permitted as per provincial and federal fishing regulations. All anglers should check the current regulations issued by Fisheries and Oceans Canada prior to fishing. Anyone fishing or angling in British Columbia must have an appropriate licence.

Pets on leash

Pets and domestic animals must be on a leash at all times. You are responsible for their behaviour and must dispose of their excrement.


This park is open for waterfowl hunting only, in season. Hunters must have valid licences and tags. Please refer to the current BC Hunting & Trapping Regulations Synopsis for information on closures and regulations.