We have two outstations available to RVYC Members on a year round basis! Learn more about them below.
For the general outstation requirements as outlined by the Outstation Committee, click here.
Long Harbour Outstation
Long Harbour Outstation is located near the end of the protected waters of Long Harbour on Saltspring Island and offers a broad range of marine and oneshore facilities and services.
Salt Spring Island: N 48º 51.582' W 123º 27.832' - 0.8 nm past the BC Ferries terminal on the west side of Long Harbour by the launch ramp.
Please download a chart of depths for Long Harbour here
Our Long Harbour outstation on Saltspring Island features:
Onsite caretaker | Fully-equipped kitchen | Toilet and shower
Inside dining area with tables and chairs | Outdoor deck and BBQ | Patio seating
Child & adult bicycles | Kayaks and sailing dinghies | Sandy beach and swimming
15 and 30 amp power at the docks (no charge)
Shuttle service by independent driver to Ganges
BOOKING & MOORAGE
You can book dock space at Long Harbour through the online Outstation Booking Service on the RVYC members’ website (you must be logged in to book). Moorage at the RVYC outstations is not available to reciprocal clubs.
In addition to dock space, which is limited, there are also two mooring buoys and anchoring space.
Please note there are size restrictions when docking at the Outstations. Boats with an OAL greater than 55' are not permitted on the dock of Long Harbour, but there are mooring balls available for member use.
You can take public transit to Ganges from Long Harbour Road (buses can be hailed; you do not need to find a bus stop). Click here for the schedule and route map. The fare is $2.
Taxi Service can be obtained by calling Amber Cab at (250) 537-3277 or Silver Shadow Taxi Ltd. at (250) 537-3030.
Driving, Walking Instructions: 105 Ontario Place on Long Harbour, Salt Spring Island. Take the road from Ganges to the Vesuvius/Long Harbour junction. Follow the Long Harbour road traveling 2 km toward the ferry. Turn left onto Quebec Drive and follow it up the hill to the 'T' junction. Turn right down Quebec Place. Continue down the hill until it becomes Ontario Place. Turn left. The outstation is at the end of Ontario Place on the left by the water.