18.8 acre oceanfront with 485ft of frontage. Views of Jervis Inlet and scenic low lying Islands. Excellent deepwater moorage potential. Hardy Island & Blind Bay is becoming the most sought after area on the entire coast.
Listing #: 09021
Legal Description: Lot 41, District Lot 1488 and District Lot 1489 Group 1 New Westminster, District Plan LMP3269
Taxes: $891.25 (2008)
Zoning: Contact Broker
Improvements: Drilled well
Description: Low bank oceanfront, with views of Jervis inlet and few low lying Islands directly in front. The property is nicely treed with arbutus, cedar, alder and fir trees. There is an excellent site for potential deepwater moorage.
Affordable acreage with excellent access to mainland marinas located within 5 minute boat ride. Hardy Island has in internal road network that connects all the properties on the Island.
Hardy Island is located on the spectacular Sunshine Coast famous for its pristine waters, stunning coastal scenery and abundant wildlife. Presenting various resourceful attributes its surroundings gifts abundant oyster beds, clams, salmon, cod and prawn fishing. Astounding panoramic seascapes can be viewed from the expansive ocean frontage. Come feast on your catch of the day.
Location: The location of this oceanfront acreage is paramount. Within 30 minutes you can be at every major service in the Town of Powell River. Powell River has amenities including 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 comforts close to home in this remote paradise.
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 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. Hardy 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.