I just finished uploading this Island for sale, Private Island, Hardy Island, BC
Listing #: 07037 Price: $795,000 Legal Description: District Lot 3016, Land District 37, PID # 015-891-569. Taxes: Contact Broker Zoning: RU2 Improvements: Starter cabin with wraparound deck, 60ft aluminium ramp system, 40 x 15 ft Dock. Description: This secluded Island is located on the spectacular Sunshine Coast famous for its pristine waters, stunning coastal scenery and abundant wildlife. Just off the shore of historic Hardy Island at the mouth of Telescope passage this protected Island awaits your arrival. Presenting various resourceful attributes its surroundings gifts abundant oyster beds, clams, salmon, cod and prawn fishing. Astounding panoramic seascapes can be viewed from the idyllic building site resting at the Southern tip of this Island. From here looking across Blind Bay you will find Nelson Island to the South, Texada Island to the West and Hardy Island to the North. A beautiful gnarled mature Arbutus tree can be found outcropping on the ledge of the South Eastern tip bordering this site. Dream of feasting on your catch of the day, as the sun sets over Texada Island; thus, making an amazing experience. The Island is comprised of diverse coastal trees and West Coast foliage. Each side of the Island gives host to different scenes. Take in watching Otters play on the rocks on one side and an eagle swooping down to capture dinner on the other. A private bay amid the dock location and Hardy Island makes an excellent place to bask in the sun and dip into the warm water. This warm water is created by the rise of the tide over the sun drenched beach. A small cabin is constructed on the Island, a perfect hide away or guest cottage. The sound dock & ramp system has been masterfully constructed to eliminate any concerns and keep maintenance to “as little as possible”. Teach generations to come all about the wild pacific as they gain experience in this protected bay to one day become an experienced mariner. The possibilities are endless with owning your own private Island. The location of this private Island is paramount. Within 30 minutes you can be at every major service. Five major banks, hospital, Wal-Mart and Safeway. Within 1 hour you can be in Vancouver’s International Airport. You have all these major amenities and still you are in what I believe is a different world from one that we typically are accustomed too. Location: Between Hardy and Nelson Island in Blind Bay on the Beautiful Sunshine Coast. Access: Contact Listing Agent Services: No services Area Data: HARDY & NELSON ISLAND Hardy Island is named after Vice Admiral Sir Thomas Masterman Hardy it is a sanctuary well sought after for its natural beauty, privacy, sheltered warm waters and abundance of marine wildlife. It is a recreational retreat that is easily accessed in a short period of time. Nelson Island is named after Viscount Horatio Nelson, the hero of the British navy, Nelson Island sits at the mouth of Jervis Inlet guarding the secrets of Prince of Wales Reach and Queens Reach. Both Islands are Famous with the yachting crowd for the scenery and anchorages in Blind Bay and Telescope Pass, the area has a lot to offer. It is one of the few spots on the coast where you can feel the presence of the towering Coast Mountains while experiencing the expanse of the Strait of Georgia. It is a region with a mild, dry and semi-Mediterranean climate. POWELL RIVER Powell River a full service community with a population of 22,000 is a year round sea to Sky recreation area. North America’s premiere boating, trophy fishing and diving destination, world famous Desolation Sound Marine Park, award-winning marine and wilderness parks, golf courses, recreational facilities, services, shopping, dining, arts and culture. Miles of hiking trails lead to beautiful lookouts, waterfalls, or peaceful lakes which can be viewed along the 180 km Sunshine Coast Trail and numerous recreational areas can be reached by logging roads, owned by the logging companies. Boating and sports fishing are ardently pursued as all season sports. Marinas and Government docks are available to residents and visitors. Powell River is known as the “HOT SPOT” for winter diving in North America. The “Mermaid” at Mermaid Cove in Saltery Bay Provincial Park is an extra special attraction. The area also has some of the largest Wolf eel and Octopus in the world. Canoeing may also be enjoyed on the quiet lakes of Powell River or you can take in the Powell Forest Canoe Route Circuit. Ocean canoeing and kayaking is very popular in Jervis Inlet, the Copeland Islands Marine Park, the Malaspina Inlet with Okeover Arm, and Desolation Sound. For all the nature lovers and sightseers, Powell River has many parks, viewpoints and beaches to explore, and the hiking club will help you take advantage of the many beautiful trails. Bird watching is also unprecedented. Recreation: Hardy and Nelson Island are a Mecca for marine recreational activity. Including boating, fishing, kayaking, scuba diving, site seeing, and swimming in an area characterised as one of BC’s popular outdoor playgrounds. Nelson Island is centered between some of BC’s best boating territories, Jervis Inlet and Desolation Sound Marine Park. There are endless amounts of shoreline to explore but one does not have to venture any further than your own dock to catch your daily limit in prawns, crabs, oysters and clams.