About the Park

Halkett Bay offers a wilderness camping experience in a marine environment, just minutes north of Horseshoe Bay by boat. Access to land is available using the small float and dock. Only dinghies are permitted to be tied up at the dock for extended periods of time. Campfires not permitted at this park.

Halkett Bay ©BC Parks




Backcountry camping – $5/person/night


3 walk-in campsites and 1 marine mooring buoy are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.


In Howe Sound, on south eastern shore of Gambier Island, 15 km from Horseshoe Bay.


309 ha.

Available activities & amenities at this park ↓

Park Amenities

  • Wilderness / backcountry / walk-in camping

  • Toilets

  • Anchorage

  • Pets must be on leash

Park Activities

  • Swimming

  • Scuba Diving / Snorkeling

  • Canoeing / kayaking

  • Fishing

  • Hiking

  • Bicycling

  • Winter Recreation

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