The Gulf Islands are situated on the Eastern side of Vancouver Island and these smaller islands range from Sidney BC, just north of Victoria all the way to the Northern tip of Vancouver Island. The southern Gulf Islands go from just north of Sidney to just south of Nanaimo. There are however more islands all the way up the island and all are worth a visit. Many of the Island have incredible view-points. The Northern Group extend from Nanaimo to the North tip of Vancouver Island. Salt Spring Island is the largest and most populated and has a great Saturday market. Each Island has something special and everyone is worth a visit.
The Gulf Island South region consists of:

Southern Gulf Islands
Salt Spring Island Tourism
Galiano Island
Mayne Island tourism
North & South Pender

Saturna Island Tourism
Thetis Island 
Gabriola Island

Northern Gulf Islands 

Sointula
Malcolm Island
Alert Bay
Cormorant Island
Quadra Island
Cortes Island
Denman Island

Hornby Island

Lasqueti Island
Texada Island 

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The Beauty of the Gulf Islands