Matia Island

Matia Island is also on our list of favourites being so close to Point Roberts where we moor (approx 35-40 min trip).The island is small and has a nice hike from the dock and sandy beaches of Rolfe Cove through beautiful old growth forests. If you’re lucky enough to find a mooring buoy or space on the dock, you won’t be disappointed. It can however be very busy during high season and anchoring is a challenge with the currents that rip through the bay. Overnighting on the docks can be noisy and a bit rough with the currents – a short trip over to Echo Bay would provide a peaceful night’s sleep (assuming no Easterlies)

This slideshow requires JavaScript.




About westcoastboatingadventures

We are a Maple Ridge family of four who enjoy exploring the west coast with our 28' Bayliner.
Aside | This entry was posted in Trip Logs and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s