Things to do on Savary Island

If you love nature and being active or just relax and read good books, you will love the things to do on and around Savary Island! Find all the activities and things to do on Savary Island here. Kayaking, fishing, hiking, biking, boating, dining & more!

On water
On Land
In the Air
Food & Drinks
Arts & Crafts

Kayaking, Boating and Fishing around Savary Island

There are many beautiful ways to explore the waters around Savary Island. Terracentric provides Zodiac tours to spot wildlife (and stunning nature) in Desolation Sound. There are several fishing guides who are experts in the area to catch salmon, rock fish, spot prawns and much more. For the more active outdoor lovers, explore the waters around the island in a kayak! See the links below for more information.

Savary Island Fishing Trips

Seawolf Fishing & Marine Adventures

Your guide and captain Mike Hilleren has over 20 years of guiding experience all over the BC coast. Mike is committed to treating his guests to not only a fishing fishing trip but also a west coast experience you soon won’t forget. Only the best for our guests:

  • 30 foot Grady White Marlin with twin 300 Yamaha’s
  • Islander reels and rods
  • Scotty down riggers
  • All safety gear and much more
Savary Island Yacht Boat Tours

Savary Island Yacht Charters

Welcome aboard with Captain Dave and Wendy! Our passion is for people to enjoy the sights, sounds, and the beauty of Desolation Sound, creating special memories that will last a lifetime with family and friends. This is a special place we want to share with you in providing a personal touch beyond just making your reservation. Being on the ocean is special and healing. Captain Dave has 30 years of experience on the water and the last 12 years has been touring and discovering desolation sound. Fishing trips, sightseeing (whale) tours and water taxi services.

Desolation Sound Savary Island

Desolation Sound

Undeniably one of the most beautiful spots in British Columbia: Desolation Sound Provincial Marine Park. Good chance of spotting whales, orcas, sea lions and many other animals!


PR Sea Kayak




Terracentric Kayak & Boat Tours


Hiking, biking and other land adventures

On Savary Island there are plenty of hiking trails through its forests. Other favourites include walking the beautiful and endless beaches. There is a bike rental on Savary Island and a company that does tours. A newcomer is seaplane tours in the area!

Savary Football Club


Savary Football Club is back for 2022 and running one of its popular low-tide beach soccer scrimmages on Wednesday August 10th at 11am on Sutherland Beach. This is a free co-ed activity for all ages and all levels of soccer ability. Don’t forget your water and sunscreen.

Savary Island By Air


Savary Island has a lot of hidden trails! Walk along Sunset Trail, or explore the trails in the protected areas of the island. Parts of it have beautiful old-growth trees standing.


Bike Rentals


Savary Island Tours


In the Air

Now from Savary Island! Enjoy some beautiful tours in the area by seaplane. You can join on shorter (1.5-2 hour) pre-determined trips, or book half & full day trips in the air.

CoralAir Savary Island Tours

CorilAir Charters & Tours

Sit back, relax and take in the views as your pilot charts a path through the Discovery Islands to the fringes of Desolation Sound and Coastal Inlets to communities off the grid, rich with history of the pioneering days of the coast. $326 per person (min 2 people).



Savary Island has several smaller places to consume food and drinks. There is a coffee shop with baked goodies and lunch. The island is also home to a bar & restaurant and a shag with sweeties! The locally-world-famous famers’ market is held on Tuesdays. Also, as the Savary Island Ferry runs until 10pm, you can now eat out in Lund as well!

Savary Island Mermaid Cafe

Mermaid Cafe

Come visit the new Mermaid Cafe nestled in the woods mid island. Serving coffee, teas, home-made ice cream, oven-baked pizza and baked goods.

Smokin' Barrels BBQ Savary-Island

Smokin’ Barrels BBQ Food Truck

Smokin’ Barrels BBQ Food Truck is located behind Riggers. We specialize in Smoked Beef Brisket, Pulled Pork, Wings, Ribs, Poutines and more. We also cater to Vegetarians and Vegans! Come on by and enjoy good times with good food and then play and explore our great island.

Savary - Riggers pub & restaurant

Rigger’s Pub & Restaurant

Open seasonally again! Come on by to check opening dates and times. See you soon!

Savary Island Farmers' market

Farmers’ Market

In July and August there is a weekly famers market on Savary Island held at the Hacienda. People from the island and farmers from the region sell their beautiful arts, beers, baked goods and ice cream. Moreover, tasty food and beers can also be bought at the market. Every Tuesday from 11am to 1pm this is the place to get to know Savarians!

the boardwalk restaurant savary island lund

The Boardwalk Restaurant

Savary Island Ferry runs until 10pm! Come for dining in Lund. Voted best fish & chips for 5 years by Powell River Living. Local products & gluten free. Starting April 15th open on Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday: Noon – 8pm.


Sugar Shack

Feeling snacky? Pay a visit to the sugar shack! Open seasonal from 10.30am to 4pm, 1312 Meadow Lane.


Nancy’s Bakery

Bakery & Coffeeshop (Lund)


Laughing Oyster

Restaurant (Okeover Arm)


101 Bar & Grill

Restaurant (Lund)



Savary Island has several local artists with galleries and shops. Here, you can find their information.

Savary Island Fairtrade Store SIFT

Savary Island Fair Trade

Savary Island Fair Trade is an independent good vibe gift shop that carries beautiful, unique and thoughtful certified fair trade goods from around the world. We also carry wonderful local handmade soap, art, jewellery, body care line and so much more! Stop by the Studio in the Garden and during the off season please call (604) 223-6287 for a private shopping experience.

Savary Island Clothing Store


The Hip is an outdoor shop for island wear. Here you‘ll find island style recycled clothes in great condition and freshly washed… Flowy dresses, Hawaiian shirts, jean shorts and way more. Current hours are Wednesday and Saturday from 10am to 2pm at the Mid Island Cafe. I will open up some extra days, please follow us on Instagram to stay updated: The Hip Savary Fashion.

Ayhus Art Savary Island

Áyhus Arts

Martin Place has realized his dream of being a working artist, and it is palpable when you enter Áyhus Arts. The gallery features pottery (both Raku and Stonewear), hand-carved silver jewelry, and paintings, by this multi-talented artist. 1182 Tennyson Road, most days from noon to 4pm.

whispering surf Savary Island

Whispering Surf Gallery

Welcome to our Savary Gallery/Coffee Shoppe, open daily during July and August this summer.  We offer new original Savary paintings, framed, matted, and ready for travel off-island.  Enjoy individually prepared mugs of rich coffee in a lovely forest setting steps away from Sunset Beach.  Young chocolate lovers give our hot chocolate with mini marshmallows a 4 star rating, and tea drinkers can enjoy natural herbal teas as well. 1020 Johnson Lane (Near Indian Point Telephone).


Lund Studio –
Wool,Yarn, RSCKnits Art-to-Wear and more……
book appt online, phone Roisin 604-485-4859