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Design Your Own Adventure

Malcolm Island has little in the way of pre-programmed tourist attractions, but you can design your own adventure. Wander the town’s streets, grab a coffee, visit the museum or an art studio, enjoy a halibut burger at the harbour or take one of our day hikes. The miles of accessible beach and long stretches of flat, quiet roads make our island the perfect spot for beachcombing and bike riding. Malcolm Island is the place for people who want to explore for themselves. It offers a safe friendly environment for outdoor activities, as well as plenty of solitude for unwinding.

Eccentricities of Sointula

Things you only know if you live here… The ferry line-up is along First Street. The 7:55am ferry leaves at 7:20am on Sundays. The Co-op store is closed Sundays & Mondays, but the Co-op Gas Station is open every day. Local dogs (and cats) have the right-of-way; if you come across one sleeping on the road, let it sleep and go around. You can make an appointment to see the museum in the off season.

Sointula’s folklore is rich with tales of local eccentrics. Some are still living among us today.

Latest news

1 week ago

Myrna Williams will be selling ORGANIC CREEKMORE COFFEE @ $13/LB. outside the Co-op Store on Thursday April 13th (Today) at 1pm. On behalf of DANCESTREAMS.

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1 week ago

Easter Long Weekend.......The Sointula Resource Centre will be closed on Friday April 14 and Monday April 17. Hours for Tuesday April 18......10 am to 12:30 pm.

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2 weeks ago

Resource Centre hours for Mon April 10 & Tues April 11........
Mon - 3 to 5 pm
Tues - 10 to 12:30 pm/3 to 5 pm

If you are interested in volunteering, available two hours per week and enjoy ... See more

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2 weeks ago

Now that Bessy has finished her contract with the Sointula Resource Centre, we are dependent on volunteers to keep the Centre open Mondays and Tuesdays. There may be times on these days when ... See more

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2017 Events

April 21-23 - 17th: Doug Innes Memorial Spring Bird Count
May 14: Seniors Plant Sale
May 19-22: Men’s Baseball Tournament
June 4: World Ocean’s Day (with Living Ocean’s Society)
July 1 - 6th: Annual Sointula Canada Day Regatta
August 5: 10th Annual Pet Pawrade
August 11-13: Salmon Days Festival
September 23: Heart Sparks
November 17-19: Winterfestival
Winter: Storm Watching (by chance)

Hours & Info

1-250-973-2001
Monday to Friday 10:00am to 5:00pm (closed for lunch 12:30-1:00pm)
Saturday and Sunday 11:00am - 2:00pm (when volunteers available to staff the centre.)