Simson Provincial Park
- To help preserve the natural values in this park, please do not discharge sewage in anchorages, but keep sewage contained in holding tanks while at anchor.
About This Park
This park is a dry island in Georgia Strait and has a rocky coastline and small bays. The forested upland and pebble beach are backed by impressive Spyglass Hill. While exploring the island you can view the old homestead rock walls and orchards. Simson Park is accessible by boat only, has limited anchorage for large boats and there are no facilities in the park.
Special Features: There is a wetland area with a beaver pond that is easily accessed from Farm Bay.
Park Size: 461 hectares
Location and Maps
Located on South Thormanby Island close to Halfmoon Bay on the Sunshine Coast. Access is by boat only from Halfmoon Bay.
Maps and Brochures
Any maps listed are for information only - they may not represent legal boundaries and should not be used for navigation.
Nature and Culture
- History - This park is named after the family of Vancouver pioneer Calvert Simson, whose family donated the land.
- The approved Master Plan is available in pdf format.
Activities Available at this Park
Charts and 1:50,000 Topo Maps:
...# 3512 Strait of Georgia Central Portion
...# 3535 Plans Malaspina Strait including Welcome Passage,
...Secret Cove & Smuggler Cove, Pender Harbour Topo Maps:
... Sechelt Inlet 92G12 & Sechelt 92G5