Pender Island

Penders are actually two Islands joined together by a bridge. The Penders are the perfect place for family vacations, romantic escapes, and seminars and retreats and offer an intimate and pastoral setting popular with nature lovers. Boaters find marinas at Port Browning, Otter Bay, and Bedwell Habour. Accomodations include campsites, many available at Prior Centennial Provincial Park, cabins, bed and breakfasts, inns, and resorts. Bicycle, scooter, and boat rental outlets help visitors enjoy a variety of activities:

  • Swim or picnic at Hamilton Beach or Moritimer Spit, just two of more than 20 public ocean-access points. The Pender Islands Parks and
  • Recreation Commission has recently opened new beach-access points that are clearly marked and well maintained.
  • Fish for salmon or cod, or cruise the coastline in a small boat.
  • Bring diving gear and explore the underwater world.
  • Hike various trails that range in degree of difficulty from novice to experienced; Mount Elisabeth Regional Park and Mount Norman
  • Regional Park have established trail systems.
  • Play tennis at one of three locations.
  • Sample locally grown vegetables at roadside stands.
  • Shop for arts and crafts at many shops and galleries.

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