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Gabriola Sands Provincial Park

Ricardo Road, Gabriola Island, British Columbia V0R 1X1, Canada
+1 250-474-1336
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Twin Beaches!

The locals call this park "Twin Beaches" because there is a beach on either side of the road on... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
Wendy P
Lovely beach

Two great beaches, one good for the morning, the other for the afternoon. Lovely and sandy on one... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
williebrown
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Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada
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  • Very good21%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
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“white sand” (3 reviews)
“lovely beach” (2 reviews)
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Ricardo Road, Gabriola Island, British Columbia V0R 1X1, Canada
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+1 250-474-1336
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

The locals call this park "Twin Beaches" because there is a beach on either side of the road on this peninsula at the north end of Gabriola Island. A short 5 min drive from the ferry terminal.

Thank Wendy P
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

Two great beaches, one good for the morning, the other for the afternoon. Lovely and sandy on one of them, great views on the other one.

Thank williebrown
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

Easy to find and some areas for free parking. If you have young kids, they can play in pure white sand, or you can go to the other beach and explore the sand stone rocks. Either side is easy walking but the rocks can get...More

Thank Don P
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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Great beach, easy and safe for the kids, lots to explore and discover, and the adults will have a great time exploring or just relaxing.

Thank Dawn L
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

Two beaches on either side of a narrow strip. Beautiful views from either beach. Lots of sand for the children to play on. One of the beaches had white sand which is unusual for British Columbia. A wide grassy area between the beaches where can...More

Thank escaperdog
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

Take a stroll on the beach and breathe in the fresh salty air. It's the perfect walk while the beach is not busy at all during the off months :)

Thank octopusvenom
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Reviewed 9 January 2017

Not much too do here, pretty boring and stinky seaweed! I would recommend going to the other parks on the island.

Thank Ocean8_Calgary
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

Very nice place to go for the day they have picnic tables big area to play frisbee ball whatever you like their pet friendly

Thank Nancy Lynn M
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Reviewed 21 September 2016

This park is on a narrow spit of land with beaches on both sides, a short walk apart across a grassy field that had some picnic tables. There are some washrooms near the parking area. On the afternoon we were there one beach was shaded...More

Thank FarFlungStarling
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

Wish we had the chance to actually enjoy the space - we made the mistake of walking it from the ferry stop - that took three times as long. felt good to at least be by the beach. Just make sure you drive it there

Thank Paperella68
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