Located on the southeastern tip of Pender Island, Brooks Point and neighbouring Gowlland Point form an undeveloped oceanfront park with a mix of rocky bluffs, forest and grassy meadows.


Dogs must be on leash in the area designated as the Environmental Protection Zone in Brooks Point Regional Park.

  • Coastal headland with intertidal rocky shore and a sheltered beach
  • Grassy meadow which explodes with native chocolate lilies in the spring
  • Commanding views of Boundary Pass, the Strait of Georgia, the San Juan Islands and Mount Baker
  • Navigation beacon on Gowlland Point

Trail Rating: Easy
Size: 4.81 hectares
Location: South Pender Island
Established: 2000
Hours: Sunrise to Sunset

Things to Do

Enjoy exploring the exceptional natural surroundings. Follow the trails through the woodlands and grasslands, and a narrow boardwalk through the wetland portion of the park. Stroll along the beach during low tide. Walk or drive to Gowlland Point for spectacular vistas and to view sea and wildlife. Poets Cove Marina in Bedwell Harbour is within walking distance of the park.




How to Get There

Take BC Ferries from Swartz Bay in Victoria to Otter Bay on Pender Island. Take Otter Bay Road to Bedwell Harbour Road, turn south on Canal Road, then right on Spalding Road, which continues past Poets Cove to Gowlland Point Road.

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Please conserve our Parks

Please follow these rules to keep the park natural and enjoyable for everyone.

  • Stay on designated trails
  • Dogs must be on leash in designated areas to avoid injuring or disturbing people, pets or wildlife
  • Pick up dog droppings and take them to the trash
  • Leave no trace and carry out litter
  • Motorized vehicles, camping, open fires, smoking, and alcohol are prohibited

Dog Restrictions

Dogs are required to be on a leash at all times.

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