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Departure Bay

Your Host(s) : Canada Post

Nanaimo, BC (Nearby: Departure Bay, Northfield, East Wellington, Wellington, Chase River)

2220 Bowen Rd
Nanaimo, British Columbia
V9S 1H0

British Columbia Tourism Region : Vancouver Island

Description From Owner:
  • So named by J.D. Pemberton in 1852 because it was the site of an abandoned Indian village. During his survey Pemberton also spotted that here was a good exit for ships leaving Nanaimo harbour.
  • With permission from G.P.V and Helen B. Akrigg 1997 British Columbia Place Names. UBC Press.

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Nearby Lakes and Mountains:
  • Lost Lake, 3km
  • Cathers Lake, 4km
  • Diver Lake, 3km
  • Long Lake, 4km
  • Westwood Lake, 5km
  • Brannen Lake, 7km
  • Mount Benson, 8km
  • Green Lake, 8km
  • Overton Lake, 11km
  • Richard Lake, 11km
  • Whisky Lake, 12km
  • Harewood Lake, 12km
  • Myles Lake, 13km
  • Stark Lakes, 13km
  • Lucid Lake, 10km
  • Blind Lake, 13km
  • Beck Lake, 13km
  • York Lake, 12km
  • McKay Lake, 16km
  • Barsby Lake, 14km
  • Hoggan Lake, 11km
  • Crystal Lake, 17km
  • Timberland Lake, 18km
  • Holden Lake, 15km
  • Round Lake, 13km
  • Boomerang Lake, 14km
  • Cottle Lake, 14km
  • Kidney Lake, 14km
  • Mount Hayes, 21km
  • Greenway Lake, 17km
  • Quennell Lake, 18km
  • Blackjack Lake, 15km
  • Enos Lake, 16km
  • Buffalo Hump, 21km
  • McKay Peak, 23km
  • Michael Lake, 21km
  • Long Lake, 21km
  • Nanaimo Lakes, 19km
  • Coronation Lake, 26km
  • Okay Lake, 17km
  • Priest Lake, 21km
  • Mount DeCosmos, 20km
  • Okay Mountain, 19km
  • Rheinhart Lake, 28km
  • Mount Hooker, 22km
  • Heart Lake, 27km
  • Holland Lake, 29km
  • Stanton Peak, 28km
  • Stocking Lake, 29km
  • Mount Seafield, 31km