The local area
Salt spring Island is a wonderful place to explore. The nature and ecosystems are as rich and colourful as the culture and creative community. There are approximately 11,000 people living full time on the island and triple that in the summer months. This makes for great community events like the Saturday Farmers Market during the summer months and Fall Fair, amazing music concerts, lively theatre, and acclaimed Master Artists of many disciplines live and work here.
There is something for everyone, so make your reservation on the Archery Club ahead of time!
Jade Farm Archery Club is located .5km from Long Harbour Ferry terminal and onlya 10 minutes drive to Ganges Village center. There are two major supermarkets Thrifty's and Country Grocer. as well huge Farmer's Market located in Ganges There are many amazing eating out options in the summer months winter is limited to a good handful of restaurants.
Summer months there are dozens of very fine farm stands, artisans and cool activities to check out.
There are actually 3 BC ferry terminals on Salt Spring. Easily find your schedules here:
Summer weekend travel with a car requires a reservation well in advance!
There is a decent island Taxi service and a bus service that coordinates with the Ferry schedules.
There is a Cabin that can sleep up to 3 people here on the Archery Range. Click for more information
There are hotels, motels, campsites, cabins on the lakes and hundreds of Air BnBs on the Island. Reservations needed months in advance for any summer dates
Jade Carving Workshop & Gallery
There is a jade carving workshop and Art Gallery on location at the Club. Organize a time to make your own jade carving while your here.
Or just come see the amazing artworks of the club members. There are so many talented folks
The current Art portion is currently located at:
Other things to do
Basically there are millions of things to do on Salt Spring Island. Wine tasting, kayaking, golf, hiking, Art Galleries and Studio tours along with fine foods, preserves and healing elixirs to sample.
An easy to use general map is at
and an artist studio driving tour is at: