Tribune Bay Provincial Park, Hornby Island

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Tribune Bay Provincial Park is a provincial park located on Hornby Island in British Columbia, Canada. It features a broad, crescent-shaped beach of white sand, Tribune Bay (a shallow, warm-water bay), and spring wildflowers. There are opportunities for canoeing, fishing, hiking, tennis, picnicking, and open water swimming. Six pit toilets are provided.The bay (and hence the park) was named after the HMS Tribune, a ship stationed there in 1859-60 and 1864.
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  • Have been wanting to explore Hornby for some time, and finally made it there! After a lunch of delicious tacos at Vorizo, we headed to the beach for an afternoon of exploring and swimming. My first ti...  more »
  • This is an amazing beach with easy access to relatively warm water to wade and play in - especially for kids! It's unique in that it has cool rocks but also sand and the tide changes are extraordinary...  more »
  • Long sandy beach, there were plenty of families and boats and people enjoying the day at the beach, the same as us, but did not feel crowded. The water was very clear, it has a wide shallow space befo...  more »
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  • This island is secret.I've lived on Vancouver Island for almost 15 years and over looked coming over here.I now know I have some catching up to do.The pace is slower and that's not a compliant. The park regional park is huge and well worth to take. Some great spots to get those nice shots.The Hornby Island residents are lucky and good on them. Came over on my ebike and now I have to come back. More exploring to do and more pictures need to be taken.
  • Gorgeous white sand beach. There's not many on the inside coat and this is the nicest. Summer time has nice warm water.
  • Place is awesome. White sand beach makes you feel you're somewhere hot. Great place for the kids to run around and play in the water too.
  • Beautiful beach and spot for a dip!
  • Having gone at the end of July, the whole place was over run with families, children and large groups, so that there was really no peace to enjoy the beautiful setting and Sandy beach. Also, we hate that the beach isn't dog friendly, even if they are leashes. Pretty spot though, just not worth it with the crowd.

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