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Gulf Islands National Park Reserve


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Frontcountry Camping

Wondering Where to Stay?

Check out our 2016 Hiking, Camping, and Boating Guide.

Gulf Islands National Park Reserve offers a wide variety of camping experiences, including frontcountry, backcountry and overnight boat camping options! To see where each of these is located, download our 2016 Hiking, Camping and Boating Guide.

Reservations can be made for select campgrounds online any time after January 5, 2016 at 8:00AM PST at or by calling

Note: You must be 19 years of age to reserve a campsite. All minors must be accompanied by an adult.

Frontcountry Drive-In Campgrounds 

McDonald Campground on Vancouver Island

Prior Centennial on Pender Island

Frontcountry Walk on Ferry or Boat Accessible Campgrounds

Sidney Spit Campground on Sidney Island