Salt Spring Island
Economic Prosperity | Social Equity | Environmental Quality
Community Economic Sustainability Commission
Southern Gulf Islands
Play for a day, relax for a week, or spend a lifetime.
Mayne Island is a peaceful and active retreat offering memorable experiences, year round. Engage in meaningful enjoyment while boating, hiking, biking, nature touring, shopping, dining, beach combing and just chillin'.
Mayne Island embraces many of the services imperative to today’s global culture while maintaining an energetic “buy local” community. Its central location makes it the perfect hub for day trips to all of the other Southern Gulf Islands. Visitors to Mayne Island arrive at their accommodation, sure to be only a short distance to restaurants, liquor stores, post office, ATMs, WiFi, grocery stores and unique shops and galleries.
Mayne Island is well serviced with real estate and insurance agents, a hardware store, a gas station and many highly skilled trades people. The Mayne Island community is close knit and supportive. With over 40 social and service societies and non-profits, there is a volunteer role for every interest. The pastoral setting invites peaceful living and a concern for the environment.