Powell River Oceanfront:

Overview

Affordable Oceanfront Acreage, Powell River , BC

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  • Sold on 2016-09-01
  • Property AddressAffordable Oceanfront Acreage, Powell River , BC, Canada
  • TypeOceanfront

Affordable Oceanfront Acreage, Powell River , BC, Canada

Description

Spectacular oceanfront property w/ 500± ft of prime low bank frontage. Private yet within close proximity to all amenities & services. Community water, 450 ft2 starter cabin. SW exposed, nice protected beach & a beautiful point. Expansive views of Malaspina Strait.

This is a stunning south west exposed property with roughly 500 ft of stunning ocean frontage located in the Scotch Fir Point area just south of the coastal community of Powell River. This area provides a quite rural setting within a short distance to a full service community where all amenities are available. The property has fantastic ocean views of Georgia Strait, Texada Island and Frolander Bay.


This property is the perfect location to build your dream home or a seasonal residence. This property is within the Powell River Regional District and currently there is no building permit process. To get you started while you build there is a 450 ft2 old timer cabin on the property with no electricity or water. Electricity is located at the entrance to the driveway and community water had been brought onto the property.


The ocean frontage is spectacular as it includes a granite peninsula and a protected beach ideal for launching kayaks or small boats. You can fish for prawns, salmon and bottom fish right in front of this property. Call to book your appointment to view today!



Location : This property is located on the upper Sunshine Coast just south of the community of Powell River.
Access : Daily scheduled flights arrive in Powell River from the Vancouver south terminal, a 25 minute flight. Ferry service is also available from Vancouver and Vancouver Island. Alberta visitors can travel via West Jet from Calgary to Comox-Courtenay and take a ferry directly to downtown Powell River. From Powell River the property is a scenic 20 minute drive south along Highway 101.
Improvements : Cabin
Services : Community water
Recreation :

Lakes
Enjoy easy road access to the many lakes and rivers. The area boasts more than 50 fresh water lakes surrounded by thousands of hectares of pristine coastal forests. Inland Lake is known for its level, 14 km trail which can accommodate wheelchairs and strollers. You may prefer a day of paddling the calm, clear waters of a peaceful lake, or, you can take on the challenge of a 35 miles (57 kilometre) canoe route which includes 8 lakes and five portages. Dinner is fresh and never far away as the region's lakes teem with trout and at certain times of the year, steelhead salmon!


Hike, Bike and Climb
The Sunshine Coast's thousands of hectares of untouched forest and coastal mountains make for unbeatable mountain biking, hiking and rock climbing. Thousands of kilometres of off-road access and trail networks facilitate easy day trips to scenic view points, lakes, rivers, streams and surrounding mountains.


The 106 miles (170 kilometre) Sunshine Coast Trail accommodates everyone from day hikers to ultra-marathoners. Easy to get to with more than twenty access points along the way, hikers are rewarded with abundant wildlife, gorgeous lookout points and stunning westerly views of the Strait of Georgia and its emerald islands. The trail is extremely well maintained and hikers can take advantage of camping facilities and lodging located along the route.


During the spring and summer months take advantage of guided hikes, or let the local hiking club introduce you to some of the region’s most popular wilderness trails. Maps and detailed information regarding hiking routes and activities are available 20 minutes away at the Powell River Visitor Centre.


There are numerous biking routes well suited to beginner, intermediate and advanced off-road riders.


Fishing
The Sunshine Coast is truly a fishing mecca. Fish for cod or salmon in front of this property and grill your catch on the barbecue that evening. Whether you are reeling in a salmon or jigging for cod, fly fishing for cutthroat, rainbow trout and Steelhead salmon or trolling for Kokanee in one of the region’s spectacular lakes, you will not be disappointed! This pristine ocean waterfront sanctuary offers up prawns a mere 300 feet off shore. Crab, clams mussels and oysters are also abundant in the area.

Area Data :

Powell River
Powell River a full service community with a population of 18,000 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, Malaspina Inlet, 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.

Zoning : Rural - Powell River Regional District
Legal : LOT B BLOCK C DISTRICT LOT 1500 PLAN 14348
PID 007-854-200
Taxes : $2,055.71 (2016)
Map Reference : 49°45'30.48"N and 124°17'36.35"W

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