Surge Narrows (Vancouver Island)
1. Read Island Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
Read Island - After Captain W.V. Read, RN, of the Admiralty's Hydrographic Office. Named by Pender about 1864.
2. Surge Narrows / Chonat Bay ~ Lake / Maurelle Island / Okisollo Channel / Reid Island / Waiatt Bay Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
Chonat Bay from the Kwakwala Indian word meaning 'where coho salmon are found.'
  3. Bold Point Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
  4. Granite Bay Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
  5. Main Lake Park - Leave a Public Review
  6. Owen Bay Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
  7. Rendezvous Island South Park - Leave a Public Review
  8. Surge Narrows Park - Leave a Public Review
  9. Tatpo-oose 10 - Leave a Public Review
10. Church House (STUART ISLAND, 15km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
Formerly only a small and unimportant Indian village, but after severe Bute Inlet winds destroyed a village on nearby Sonora Island, the homeless people moved to this more sheltered spot.
11. Stuart Island / Bute Inlet / Mount Doogie Dowler / Hole in the Wall / Homathko River / Quatam River / Mount Rodney (STUART ISLAND, 15km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
Named by Vancouver in 1792 after John Stuart, third Earl of Bute (1713-92). An early favourite of George III, Bute was his Prime Minister in 1762-3. He was a civilized man with interests ranging from literature to botany.
  12. Big Bay (Whaletown, 16km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
  13. Read Island Park (Whaletown, 16km) - Leave a Public Review
14. Whaletown / Marina Island (Whaletown, 16km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
Marina Island - After the Indian woman who was interpreter, adviser, and mistress to Hernando Cortes in his conquest of Mexico. From 1849 to 1906, it was Mary Island, but then the Spanish name was restored.
  15. Bloedel (Heriot Bay, 16km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
  16. Hardwicke Island (Heriot Bay, 16km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
17. Heriot Bay / Gowlland Harbour / Quadra Island (Heriot Bay, 16km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
Gowlland Harbour - After John Thomas Gowlland, second master, first of HMS Plumper and then of HMS Hecate.
  18. Houpsitas (Heriot Bay, 16km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
  19. Morton Lake Park (Heriot Bay, 16km) - Leave a Public Review
20. Rebecca Spit Marine Park (Heriot Bay, 16km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
Rebecca Spit Marine Park - After the coastal trading schooner Rebecca, thirty-five tons, launched in 1860.
  21. Sayward Land District (Heriot Bay, 16km) - Leave a Public Review
  22. Small Inlet Marine Park (Heriot Bay, 16km) - Leave a Public Review
  23. Thurlow (Heriot Bay, 16km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
  24. Village Bay 7 (Heriot Bay, 16km) - Leave a Public Review
  25. Brem River (Squirrel Cove, 19km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
  26. Cortes Bay (Squirrel Cove, 19km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
  27. Háthayim Marine Park (Squirrel Cove, 19km) - Leave a Public Review
28. Refuge Cove / Homfray Channel / Redonda Islands / Tahumming River / Toba Inlet (Squirrel Cove, 19km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
Homfray Channel - After Robert Homfray, CE (1824-1902), a native of Worcestershire who arrived in Victoria from California in 1859.
  29. Seaford (Squirrel Cove, 19km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
  30. Squirrel Cove (Squirrel Cove, 19km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
  31. Squirrel Cove 8 (Squirrel Cove, 19km) - Leave a Public Review
  32. Teakerne Arm (Squirrel Cove, 19km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
  33. Tork 7 (Squirrel Cove, 19km) - Leave a Public Review
  34. Von Donop Marine Park (Squirrel Cove, 19km) - Leave a Public Review