Salt Spring Island, British Columbia
Attractions

Salt Spring has many attractions and is especially known for the local art scene. Stop by one of the many art galleries or participate in the art gallery tour. To see beautiful scenery and view wildlife, visit Ruckle and Mount Maxwell Provincial Parks or the Gulf Islands National Park. Explore this page for complete information on what to see while visiting Salt Spring Island.

Art Galleries

Blue Horse Folk Art Gallery. 175 North View Drive, Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 1A9. Phone: 250-537-0754. E-mail

Duthie Gallery. 125 Churchill Road, Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2R3. Phone: 250-537-9606.

Entropic Fine Art Gallery. 245 Vesuvius Bay Road, Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 1K4. Phone: 250-537-8580; Toll-free: 1-866-806-6227; Fax: 250-537-9544. E-mail

Gail Coney Studio. 697 Vesuvius Bay Road, Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 1H5. Phone: 250-538-1951. E-mail

Galleon's Lap Photography - Gallery and Atelier. 103 Park Drive, Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2R7. Phone: 250-538-0182. E-mail

Gallery 8. Grace Point Square - 3104-115 Fulford Ganges Road, Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2T9. Phone: 250-537-8822; Toll-free: 1-866-537-8822.

Jill Louise Campbell Art Gallery. 3-110 Purvis Lane, Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2S5. Phone: 250-537-1589; Toll-free: 1-800-474-6705. E-mail

Judy Weeden Studio. 125 Primrose Lane, Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 1C1. Phone: 250-537-5403. E-mail

Landing Party Fine Art Gallery. 2191 N. End Road, Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 1E1. Toll-free: 1-888-371-6444. E-mail

Leatherbarrow Glass Studio (LGS). 245 Vesuvius Bay Road, Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 1K4. Phone: 250-537-8587. E-mail

The Meredith Studio Gallery. 730 Vesuvius Bay Road, Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 1L5. Phone: 250-537-9876. E-mail

Morley Myers Gallery. 7-315 Upper Ganges Road, Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2X4. Phone: 250-537-4898; Fax: 250-537-4828. E-mail

Pegasus Gallery of Canadian Art. 1-104 Fulford-Ganges Road, Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2S3. Phone: 604-537-2421; Toll-free: 1-800-668-6131. E-mail

Ruphi Ceramics. 1-129 Crofton Road, Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2R8. Phone: 250-5374644.

Salt Spring Gallery of Fine Art. 135 McPhillips Avenue, Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2T6. Phone: 250-931-0011.

Steffich Fine Art. 3105-115 Fulford-Ganges Road, Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2T9. Phone: 250-537-8448; Toll-free: 1-877-537-8448; Fax: 250-537-9233. E-mail

Stone Fish Studio and Gallery. 153 Lower Ganges Road, Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2T2. Phone: 250-537-1322.

Waterfront Gallery. 107 Purvis Lane, Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2S6. Phone: 250-537-4525. E-mail

Artists

Bob McKay - Woodturner. E-mail

Eric Klemm - Canadian Fine Art Photographer. Phone: 250-538-1868. E-mail

Galleon's Lap Photography. 341 Epron Road, Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 1V5. E-mail

Martinus. 5-121 McPhillips Avenue, Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2T. Phone: 250-538-1730; Fax: 250-538-1734. E-mail

Mountain Park Studio & Gallery. Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 1H2. Phone: 250-537-9346; Toll-free: 1-866-537-9346. E-mail

Nicola Wheston Contemporary Art. PO Box 751 Ganges, Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2W3. Phone: 250-537-4922. E-mail

Farms

Sacred Mountain Lavender. 401 Musgrave Road, Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 1V5. Phone: 250-653-2315. E-mail

Parks - National

Gulf Islands National Park. Phone: 250-654-4000; Toll-free: 1-866-944-1744; Fax: 250-654-4014. E-mail

Located in the Southern Gulf Islands, this national park consists of over 16 islands. Near-perfect weather (warm and dry in the summer mild winter in the winter) makes this park ideal for exploring and recreation.

Parks - Provincial

Ruckle Provincial Park. Located in the southeast corner of Salt Spring Island, Phone: 250-539-2115.

Ruckle Park derives from Henry Ruckle, an Irish emigrant, who donated his land that he homesteaded in the late 1800's. The family currently operates a small farm and everyone is asked to please respect their privacy. Wildlife viewing is an amazing experience with the blend of forest, shore and field habitats producing a vast array of wildlife.

Mount Maxwell Provincial Park
Mount Maxwell was originally established for its distinguishable landmark viewing point. Take in the stunning views of Vancouver Island and the surrounding Gulf Islands from Baynes Peak, one of the highest points on Salt Spring Island or explore the largest undeveloped estuary in the Gulf Islands.

Performing Arts

ArtSpring. 100 Jackson Avenue, Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2V8. Phone: 250-537-2102; Toll-free: 1-866-537-2102.

Performing Arts - Theater

Graffiti Theatre. Mail: 165 Ontario Place, Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2L5. Phone: 250-537-1283. E-mail

Tour

Salt Spring Studio Tour
Self-guided tour of over 30 art studios. Some studios offer workshop tours, demonstrations plus food and beverage including cheese, wine and bakery items. Free maps are available at the tourism information centers, on ferries, at marinas, hotels and bed and breakfast inns. E-mail

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