Summer Family Activities

Summer activities include kayaking, tubing, canoeing, sailing, fishing, swimming, water skiing, wakeboarding, the Barnabob, stand-up paddle boards, mountain biking, mountain boarding, volleyball, basketball, tennis, soccer, frisbee golf, tether ball, bocce ball, ball hockey, hiking, and craft-making.  You can also browse through the General Store while you enjoy some ice cream served in a homemade waffle cone.


Adult Retreat Activities

Activities available year round (some are weather-dependent) are: tennis, basketball, soccer, frisbee golf, mountain biking, mountain boarding, tether ball, bocce ball, street hockey, hiking, reading, visiting with friends, lounging in the sun, browsing the General Store. Many of our guests enjoy an evening under the stars in our hot tub with a spectacular view of Howe Sound and Gambier Island. The hot tub is located in a beautiful gazebo at the edge of the pond so you can enjoy it even if it is raining.


Pasley Islands from Bridgeman’s Bluff

Hiking on Keats Island

Keats Island is filled with great hiking trails for all ages and skill levels. Want an easy family hike? Try going to Plumper’s Cove or Pebble Beach and see what you can find along the beach. Looking for a moderate hike? Head up to Highest Peak or Bridgeman’s Bluff and get a bird’s eye view of Howe Sound or Vancouver Island. Want a challenging hike? Try to find your way up to Barnabas Peak, an adventure few have successfully completed.


The General Store and Espresso Bar

The Espresso Bar features specialty coffees, steamers, or even steamed apple cider made from apples picked from our orchard. Shop at the General Store for Barnabas Landing clothing, gift items, local photo cards, and more.


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