Recreations on Gabriola

Explore & Engage

The island is home to a high density of artists and a diverse community that welcomes you throughout the year for festivals, weekly events, workshops, classes, retreats, and guided adventures.

Tours & Farm Visits

The Gabriola Museum and GERTIE offer themed tours during peak season.

Private tours and self-guided tours are available all year.

Paradise Island Alpaca Farm

785 North Road
Gabriola, BC V0R 1X3 

250-247-9102

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Workshops

Whether you’re attending a weekend retreat focused on self-discovery, learning how to make your own cheese, or apprenticing with master builders, Gabriola is the ideal place for expanding your horizons.

Island School of Building Arts

3199 Coast Road
Gabriola, BC V0R 1X7 

250-247-8922

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La Belle Vie Studio

3300 South Road
Gabriola, BC V0R 1X7 

250-247-8802

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Madd Acres

2125 North Road
Gabriola, BC V0R 1X7 

250-247-8635

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TasteBuds: Fine Wine with Friends

163 Malaspina Drive
Gabriola, BC V0R 1X1 

250-415-9815

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The Grove Woodworking School

2505 Coho Drive
Gabriola, BC V0R 1X7 

250-247-0142

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The Haven

240 Davis Road
Gabriola, BC V0R 1X1 

250-247-9211
1-800-222-9211

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