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Above & Beyond Tree Service
We are now serving Cortes, Quadra, Savory and all of Desolation Sound area with first class tree services.
• ISA Certified Arborists, Certified Tree Risk Assessors, Certified Fallers etc.
• Bucket trucks, chippers with hydraulic winches, stump grinders, mini excavators complete with hydraulic mowers/mulchers etc.
• We can climb and rig or piece down anything or use bucket trucks etc
• $5 million liability and WCB and SAFE Certified

We are now local owners of property and can get our equipment anywhere necessary and with our own boat, we can get climbers or fallers anywhere

Call or email today for a free quote or see us online or facebook
Art Of The Heart
Poet, Artist and Creative Freelancer offering the Cortes Community:

Poetry for All Occasions: Birthdays, Weddings, Wakes, Celebrations, Etc.
47 Years of Celebrating Others

Graphic Art (Posters, Unique Greetings Cards, Invitations, Business Cards, Etc.)
23 Years Experience

Divine Décor - 22 Years Experience in adding imaginative Beauty to Events and Spaces
Including Weddings, Dances, Funerals, Festivals, Gymnasiums, Meadows, Ceremonies, Celebrations, Etc...........

Dozens of References, Many on Cortes

Dancing Wolf
Barbara's B&B
Wake every morning to the rising sun and the fragrance of ocean on the breeze. Meander among trees and seashells on a private and secluded region of Cortes Island's east side and rekindle your relationship with nature. Swim in some of the clearest, warmest waters around Cortes Island by day and, by night, enjoy the ocean's bio-luminescence under starry skies. Nestled in a small valley, you'll sleep deeply at Barbara's bed and breakfast. Her accommodations are clean, bright and airy. This Cortes Island bed and breakfast is ideal for those seeking quietude and nature's inspiration.

• Fragrance free environment.
• A relaxing, quiet Cortez retreat.

$130.00 / night for one or two guests including full breakfast.
2 Night minimum July & August
BCOceanfront, Royal LePage Advance Realty Campbell River
BCO, Your Coast to Coast Experts…

The “BC Oceanfront Team” is Royal LePage Advance Realty's Residential and Coastal Experts, specializing in marketing & selling local residential, recreational, unique oceanfront & commercial real estate throughout Vancouver Island, Quadra and Cortes Islands, the smaller outer Islands and the British Columbia Mainland Coast.

From local homes to small oceanfront recreational lots to remote Island acreages, Private Islands and substantial British Columbia Resorts – we have the Coast covered!
Becca's Beans Coffee Roasterie
It doesn't get any fresher(or better) than this! ORGANIC/FAIRLY TRADED specialty coffees from around the world. We roast to order in very small batches, assuring high quality, freshness, and consistency. Available at local stores and restaurants. Thank you for supporting local business! For more info, please call 250.935.0181 or email
Blackfish Electrical Services
Licensed Bonded and Insured Master BC electrician with many years of experience I even helped Cliff get his start in the industry. Give us a call 250-895-0443
Brilliant by the Bay B&B
Brilliant by the Bay B&B is located at the sunny south end of Cortes Island on Siereen Road. This beautiful property backs onto the Siskine forest and trails. It is a five minute walk from Smelt Bay and a twenty minute walk from Hollyhock. It offers 2 types of accommodation - a self-contained suite with a queen bed, bunk bed, kitchenette and dining area. There is a full bathroom, plus an entry-reading room. The second rental is a room with a double bed and an eating area. Rentals include a delicious vegetarian breakfast, free wifi and plenty of parking.
c-fin tuna
the c-fin caned tuna is here the price is 140 for a case of 24 sorry for this expensive price but fishing was slow i hope it will go down in the future.also i have only regular smoked cans this year.9356974
Campbell River and North Island Transition Society
Campbell River and North Island Transition Society is pleased to announce that there is a safe home on Cortes Island for women and their dependent children who have experienced, or are at risk of abuse, threats, or violence.
The safe home coordinator is also available every other week for ongoing supports. To book an appointment or to access the safe home
please call 250 286 3666.
Corilair aircraft pick-up and drop off as customers require, at, but not limited to: The Discovery Islands, Cortes Island, Dent Island, Stuart Island, Refuge Cove, Savary Island, Desolation Sound, Pender Harbour and Sechelt. The same stops are available on the return flight to Campbell River. We will stop at any safe float plane accessible location or boat en route, on demand, conditions allowing in addition to flying passengers, we offer freight and parts forwarding, as-well as courier service on this flight.
Cortes Community Health Association
Community Health Centre
Cortes Craft Shop Co-op
CORTES CRAFT SHOP CO-OP is located in Squirrel Cove next to the Squirrel Cove Store. Gifts and treasures are all made by local artists and artisans, who run the shop co-operatively and take turns working there.

The Cortes Craft Shop Co-op's opening day will be May 20, 2017.
Spring Season: May 20 - June 25, weekends, 12-4pm. June 26-30, everyday 12 - 4pm.
Summer: July 1 - Sept. 3, everyday, 10 - 5pm
Fall: Sept. 4 - 17, 12-4pm We look forward to seeing you on May 20, 2017 /
Cortes Fishing Adventures
Let's Go Fishing! We offer Guided Fishing Trips & Sightseeing Tours in one of our 26' Grady Whites and can take up to 4 guests
For Reservations & Information Call: 250-287-0408
Cortes island AA
No open AA meeting at this time.
Cortes Island Boathouse
Cortes Island Boathouse waterfront weekly accommodation at the high tide line. Sunrise, moonrise. Sandy beach. Oysters and clams on the beach. Perfect for a family, honeymoon, launch for kayakers. 15 minute walk on the beach to Hollyhock. Accommodation available year round. Ask about special rates and shorter stays in shoulder season(October -May).
Cortes Island Fishing Charters and Tours
Whether you are an experienced angler or trying salmon fishing for the first time, be assured when we leave the dock you are going on a real Cortes Island fishing adventure.
Lets have a few laughs and enjoy the local scenery while we hunt to catch the fish of your lifetime. I’m a fully licensed fishing guide with over 30 years of fishing experience. I will be using my local knowledge to hook you up with your trophy salmon. Let’s hit a few of my favourite fishing spots.
I supply everything we need for your trip: all the fishing gear, fuel, light snacks and safety equipment. When you have caught your fish I care for your catch, process it to your liking and package it for you.
You bring your camera, fishing licence, a hat and sunglasses, together we will have a great and memorable time.
Cortes Island Information Book
A resource for visitors to Cortes

Cortes Island Information Book 2019 Available Now!

Cortes Island Information Book is a resource guide for visitors to Cortes Island. Updated annually since 2009, contains information about Cortes—dates of events, useful bits of information, pieces of Cortes history, ads from local businesses: restaurants, arts, healing, activities, transportation, vacation homes, and more.

Printed books are on display in participating vacation homes, Cortes cafes and restaurants, info centres on Cortes, Campbell River and Quadra. They are for sale in a few locations on Cortes—Squirrel Cove Store, Cortes Museum, the Cortes Market and Hollyhock Store.

Advertise your business in the next year edition.

Your vacation home is not complete without the Info Book. /
Cortes Island Museum & Archives
Archives, Exhibits, Info, and More!
Cortes Island Vacation Rentals
Looking for a vacation home to rent on Cortes? We can help you! We offer over 15 + vacation home rentals. Accommodations range from cozy beach cabins to family homes. Let us help make your stay on Cortes extra special.
Cortes Market
Located in downtown Mansons, open 7 days a week, 9 AM to 9 PM. Groceries, staples, hardware, Liquor Agency, video rentals, & more! Bulk buying, caselot specials and the Friday MARKETER newsletter every week. Phone 936-6626 or FAX 935-6619 your Ads.
Cortes Natural Food Co-op
The Cortes Natural Food Co-op is a community-owned cooperative business. And we have a mission to provide high quality wholesome food while supporting local production and environmental responsibility.

Store Hours: Monday through Saturday from 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM and Sunday from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM.

Cafe Hours: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. /
Cortes Waste Management Centre
Located halfway between Squirrel Cove and Seaford Road. Open Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday 9 to 1. Visit our website to learn more about what we recycle. Bring and take things from our FREE STORE open 9 to 12:45!
Cortes Women's Centre
Please consider donating art to the Art Auction being held to raise funds for the Cortes Women's Centre.
Cove Resaurant
Come watch the good old HOCKEY GAMES and have some wings and fries. Starting Wednesday Oct. 02nd at 5pm.
We also have Jam nights every Thursday, so come play, sing, dance, or simply enjoy the music and food.
Also open for dinner Thursday, Friday, Saturday fr75pm-8ish
Darshan Alexander Photography
Wedding & Portrait Photographers living on Cortes Island.
Serving Campbell River, Quadra Island, Cortes Island, Vancouver Island, & beyond.

Darshan & Alex are your local award-winning photography team! We specialize in Wedding, Event, and Family Portrait Photography. Please view our portfolio at You can contact us at
Darshan Stevens - Transpersonal Holistic Counselling
Darshan is trained as a Transpersonal Therapeutic Counsellor through Clearmind Institute. She works from a trauma-informed, somatic and holistic perspective — believing that our body, mind, and spirit are intrinsically connected and in constant communication with each other.

Available for in-person sessions at Potlatch Road location: Friday-Monday

Available for online Sessions: Tuesday-Thursday
Discovery Launch Water Taxi
Discovery Launch Water Taxi travels to many island and remote coastal destinations in the waters between the East Coast of Vancouver Island and the West Coast of British Columbia.
Cortes Island is one of our main destinations in the summer, with trips to and from Manson's Landing for as low as $30 per person on a shared trip.
Do you have freight or groceries that need to be dropped off on Cortes - we can do that!!
Discovery Launch Water Taxi is conveniently located near downtown Campbell River, Vancouver Island, BC. You'll find us at the Fisherman's Wharf, one block south of the Quadra Island BC Ferry terminal.
We have an experienced, conscientious, top-notch staff who are committed to providing our customers with excellent customer service as well as a fast, safe ride.
Edward Colley, M.A. Clinical Counsellor
Clinical Counsellor & Transpersonal Psychotherapist - 21 years experience.
100% Confidential.
What inspires you, moves you, terrifies you, and has you questioning why you are in this life, all these things are important to me too.
Sharing the possibility and paths of change.
In-person, on-line video, and telephone appointments available.
Ester Strijbos
Ester Strijbos is a graphic/web designer who generates multimedia products that help position your business effectively in today’s ever changing website design and marketing landscape. Her strong sense of design, photography and typography produces cost-effective promotional materials. She has expertise in custom web design, desktop publishing, Internet marketing, database setup, copywriting, graphic design, photography, social media and e-commerce.
Fairhaven Gardens Nursery & Landscaping
Your Island Nursery:
Fairhaven Gardens Nursery is open for the season every Friday and Saturday from 10am to 4pm from leaf burst in April through leaf fall in October. Come explore Cortes Island’s own nursery, surrounded by beautiful ornamental and food gardens. Visit us for local knowledge, plants, and supplies.
Floathouse Restaurant
Located on the Gorge Harbour Marina Resort, our licensed restaurant features fresh seafood and west coast dining in a beautiful setting overlooking the Gorge. Open May - September, reservations recommended 935-6433. In winter, Friday to Monday Evenings, With a Sunday Brunch too.
Friends of Cortes Island (FOCI)
Friends of Cortes Island (FOCI) exists to look after this amazing island we all call home. We monitor and conserve local ecosystems and safeguard wildlife, and provide educational programs that foster a greater understanding of the natural environment.
Fyfe's Enterprises Ltd.
Cortes Island Well Drilling & Pump Services
excavations, trenching, trucking, blasting,
crane services, septic tanks, water tanks
and plumbing supplies
Gathering Place Trading Company
Welcome to Gathering Place Trading! We source the finest organic teas, herbs, spices, dried fruits, dried kalamata olives and hand harvested sea salt. We connect face to face with other family farmers around the world so we can deliver their bounty to you.

Gathering Place Trading is a family owned business from Cortes Island, British Columbia, Canada. The company, owned by Lovena and Ryan Harvey, is committed to organic farming, sustainability, and social responsibility.

Gather round beautiful products from a world of family farms
Good Libations
Good Libations!

The wine you want, the way you want it.

On-premises wine and beer making, plus equipment, products and supplies for doing it yourself at home
Gorge Harbour Beachfront Vacation Home
Gorge Harbour Beachfront Vacation Home on 5 Acres, Cortes Island, 1,500 sq. ft. waterfront home with all modern amenities. Sleeps 6 in A-frame open floor plan with 2 loft bedrooms (California king, double, trundle bed w/2 twin mattresses). Full well-equipped kitchen. Comfortable and spacious living/dining area that opens onto a large 750+ sq. ft. L- shaped deck overlooking the water. Deck equipped with 2 chaise lounges, dining table, cafe table, gas barbeque. Stairs off the deck provide access to the beach over a short but somewhat bumpy path. House heated with wood stove (we supply the wood) & electric space heaters. Indoor bathroom with shower, toilet, sink and clothes washer + outhouse. Views from all rooms. Kayak available for your use. New Sony Bravia flat screen 32" TV, DVD player, CD and record players. Land line for local and limited long distance included.
Gorge Harbour Marina RV Park
Full service marina. 15 & 30 amp power, fuel and water. 1800 feet ofmoorage. 36 fully serviced level RV sites with platforms and picnic tables in a picturesque treed campground. Store & Licenced Restaurant. Phone (250) 935-6433 Fax (250) 935-6402
GreenLife Services
• Skylight and Window Cleaning
• Deck, Roof and Gutter cleaning
• Natural Staining Treatments for Decks
• Moss and Mildew Removal
• Pressure Washing

Island Wide Services
Call Luka at 250-935-6734
Hair Cuts
Are you in need of a hairdresser? I am booking clients every Saturday in my home studio with 33 years experience, trained at Vidal Sassoon. Everyone welcome! Ladys - $40 Men - $35 Children under 12 -$25 . Please book a head as I have limited time slots and please email to book your appointment.
I look forward to hearing from you.
Thank You
Laura Balducci
Hansen Hilton’s Campsite
Luxurious camping at the Hansen Hilton’s campsite.
Large covered tent with double bed; fully equipped kitchen, 3 pc. Bathroom with shower, private yard. Close to Smelt Bay Beach (5 min walk) and Hollyhock (15 min walk)
$50.00 per night

Phone Dianne for info and bookings.
Hansen Road Storage
Mini-storage units for your treasures

Clean, dry, new construction
Some heated units available

Sizes from 6x9 and up

Prices starting at $43 per month

Also outdoor storage for boats and RVs
Harbour Authority Cortes Island
The Harbour Authority of Cortes Island manages five locations, Cortes Bay, Squirrel Cove Dock, Gorge Harbour Government Dock, Manson's Landing Dock and Whaletown Dock.

All provide safe well-maintained moorage facilities for a wide-ranging group of marine users year round. Each is surrounded by a small community providing plenty of services (except Cortes Bay) and many things to see and do. Check the our website for more information about each location.
A not-for-profit dedicated to cultural transformation, Hollyhock is a leadership learning centre for engaged citizens and change makers.
Homestead House
Welcome to our 4 bedroom / 1600 sq ft homestead house on a private acreage located in Manson’s Landing, Cortes Island.

The large living room has comfortable furniture and a large TV. The kitchen is well stocked with all utensils and equipment, coffee makers etc and an assortment of commonly used spices and oils. There is a BBQ on large deck for guests use as well as laundry facilities.

The master suite has a king size bed with en-suite bathroom that has a soaker tub and separate shower. The second bedroom has a king bed. There is a queen bed in the third bedroom and a double bed in the fourth bedroom. The second bathroom has a walk in tub and shower.

Daily, weekly, monthly or longer stay rates available.
Call 250-205-0445
Island Hopper Electrical Services
Hello Cortes Island,

Island Hopper will be available for work again on July 18th. We are excited to return and provide electrical services for you. We will be available into August, please book early so we can plan all the work.

1-250-iHOPPER (446-7737)
Island Sky Studio
Projects in painting, paper collage, sewing, sketching, sculpture, jewelry making, and many other nature inspired crafts for all ages.
Private classes 20$
Group classes (age specific) 10$ per student
Ask about sibling rate + sliding scale
At the Women's Centre in Manson's Landing
Email for details and to register
Welcome to all

Java Roofing Ltd
Java Roofing Ltd is now offering services to Cortes Island. All types of roofing from residential to commercial. We have a metal roof machine that fabricates both concealed fastener SnapLock and Mechanical standing seam. Custom metal flashing is also available.
Call us for a free quote today! 250 204 2638
Journeyman Carpenter
Very well rounded Licensed Carpenter with 30 plus years in my trade. Honest , reliable, design sense now seeking interest in bookings. I will be travelling to Cortes June 15th .I live aboard my boat and come fully equipped.please don’t hesitate to inquire for further information.
Juniper Bluffs B & B
A charming cedar cabin, with double bed, sitting area, private bathroom, and kitchenette. Breakfast makings provided to dine in the sylvan setting overlooking Cortes Bay. Enjoy the garden or walk to the nearby beach. Close to two yacht clubs, a boat launch and the government dock. Contact Elizabeth or Leonard at the email link below or phone 250-935-8559
Lake Side Cottage
Beautiful two bedroom cottage near the lake with a large deck. Two minute walk to lake. Amenity close by.
BBQ, wireless internet, satellite TV, washer and dryer.
Lane 8 Delivery Service
Lane 8 Delivery Service is a Cortes based Delivery Company, founded in 2010. We deliver a variety of items To and From Campbell River & Area to Cortes Island.

Lane 8 offers Store to Door Delivery Service.

Owned and Operated by Andrew & Peggy Kirk we are a community orientated Delivery Service alleviating the stress, cost and time of travelling to Campbell River.

Some of our Pick ups include: Parcels, Medications, Documents, Bank Deposits, Boat Parts, Auto Parts, Appliances, Farm Feed, Equipment and Wood stoves...Etc Etc.

Equipped with Power Tailgate, Appliance Dollie and Moving Blankets.

Happily waiting to serve you!
Lawn Order
Mowing services for Cortes Island, please give us a call or email. Jade Jordan and Justin Moose /
Lisa Day, Massage Therapy & Integrative Wellness
Lisa Day is an active member in good standing Registered with the Massage Therapist Association of Alberta - MTAA
MTAA is a Massage Therapy association in AB accepted and recognized by most insurance providers in BC and across Canada.
Treatments are eligible for coverage to clients with extended health care plans.

Her practice has special interest in myofascial release, trigger point therapy, reiki/karuna reiki I-II, Thai, prenatal, and injury-related soft tissue rehabilitation.
She offers deeply therapeutic, intuitive and effective massage therapy treatments.
In practice since 2001.

Or Email Lisa:

Now available for patient bookings: Monday ~ Friday
Manson's Lagoon Penthouse
Come to one of the premier kayaking locations in the province of BC. Beachfront penthouse will full kitchen, bathroom with shower, one bedroom plus living room overlooking Manson's Lagoon Provincial Park.
Walk out your door, pick fresh oysters & clams and cook them in our beach firepit while enjoying the sunset. Drive onto the beach and launch your boat. Enjoy the mulitude of walking trails and cliffside walk. Suitable for adults only. Minutes from Hague Lake and Manson's Markets.
Martha Abelson Cortes Island Real Estate Specialist, brings her skills as an educator, researcher, and her knowledge and love of the people and the land to the task of helping you to buy or sell your special place, home, or business on Cortes Island. Martha has lived on Cortes for more than 30 years, founded the North Island College learning center, co-founded the Cortes Forest Society in the late 80's, and is a past board member of Hollyhock. 250-935-6795 or cell 250-203-7747.
Maureen Williams, ND
Naturopathic medicine is a holistic approach to health care using natural therapies such as clinical nutrition, herbal medicine, and homeopathy.

I earned my doctorate in naturopathic medicine at John Bastyr College of Naturopathic Medicine in 1995. I've been practicing for 22 years! I also teach community health classes and do literature-based research and writing, which keeps me current in the scientific findings regarding natural therapies. I bring everything I learn to my teaching and practice.

I am now available for consultations at the Klahoose First Nation health centre on Wednesdays. I am interested in accessibility and keep my rates very low. Please contact me for more information.
Misty Isles Adventures
Cruise Desolation Sound, Mitlenatch Island, and beyond on the 43 ft schooner, Misty Isles. Transport Canada certified for 12 passengers. Large pilothouse and ample seating. Scheduled day trips, private charters, and mothership kayaking.
Misty Isles Kayaking
Kayaking tours, lessons and rentals!
Join us on one of our guided tours or rent a kayak to explore on your own!

Kids lessons Every Wednesday!
Sunset Tours 7:30-10:30pm Thursday- Saturday
Afternoon Tours 1:30-5:30 Thursday-Saturday
Gorge paddles 1:30-5:30 on Sundays

Contact me or visit the website for more details and bookings!
NIEFS - North Island Employment
As a WorkBC Employment Service Centre North Island Employment services are free for anyone living on Northern Vancouver Island who is unemployed, or under-employed, or facing an imminent lay-off.

We work with you 1-1 or in fast, flexible, solution-oriented sessions until you find employment or the skills needed for employment.

To assist those in need with the development of skills that will enable them to find and hold employment in an ever-changing world. /
Non-Geeky Friendly Tutorials
Tutorials on Digital Photography, Photoshop, Scanning, Emailing and Web Surfing, tailored for the absolute beginner or the intermediate who wishes to advance. Individual sessions or in small groups. Reasonable rates. email Richard Trueman or phone 935-0120.
North Island Vinyl Deck
We are your Tufdeck vinyl decking autherized installer. We grew up on the islands ourselves and understand what it takes to complete a job that will last and stand up to this climate.
Norwex Canada - Healthy Solutions
Norwex Canada – Improving quality of life by radically reducing chemicals in our homes.

Norwex Canada is a supplier of all natural, no additives, chemical free cleaning supplies; cleaning cloths, window cloths, cleaning towels, floor mopping systems, laundry soap, personal care products, personal items, etc.

Removes up to 99% of bacteria from a surface with only water.
Our BacLock antibacterial agent (micro silver) in the wet cloth self-cleanses to drastically reduce mould, fungi and bacterial odour.

Call or message me for more information. There is also a lot of additional information on Youtube.
Old Schoolhouse Gallery
Summer Season open June to September; New shows every two weeks. Hours: Friday 6 to 9pm; Saturday and Sunday 2 to 6pm. Check out the Arts & Entertainment Special Section of this website for more details
Potlatch Haven - Holiday Rental
Lovely, newly renovated 3 bedroom home built in 1981, quiet, private, large yard and located very close to Smelt Bay Beach. This home is only minutes away from Masons Centre and Hague Lake which is a wonderful fresh water lake with sandy beach [no motor boats]. Minutes walk from Hollyhock Retreat Centre - visit them for the day and sit in the hot tub, have a massage, stroll the white sand beach, or take a nature walk. Includes a full kitchen, cable Satellite TV, library, WiFi, some games and a cozy wood-burning fireplace. 604 739 6977
Quadra Island Golf Club
Come for the day or drop by on your way home! Welcome to the newest golfing facility on Canada’s west coast. With that ‘cando’ approach that west coasters are famous for a group of Quadra Islanders have brought golf to our idyllic island community and opened the tees for business.
Ravishing Rugs
Welcome to the World of RavishingRugs.
If you look at floors and walls not as blank spaces, but rather the perfect opportunity to express yourself in the most artistic way, RavishingRugs is your ultimate supplier. Interior design or decorating just isn't the same without a RavishingRug.

RavishingRugs are beautiful rugs, artistic rugs, durable high quality rugs and custom designed rugs that work with virtually any decor.

Barbara travels the world sourcing only the finest. These rugs are quite literally Floor Decor. These exclusive multi-generational masterpieces are destined to be cherished by lovers of art and their loved ones who follow.
Rebecca Lynn
Acupressure Massage
Private Sessions
Renee Stone- RE/MAX Check Realty
Renee is a Quadra Island resident with a love for all that island living has to offer. She has a unique marketing strategy for island properties, as well as an exceptional client care service to make sure her clients are looked after until they are settled in their homes.

Renee is proud to bring RE/MAX to the Discovery Islands. RE/MAX provides worldwide exposure for your listing with a network of over 100,000 agents in over 100 countries.

Phone 250-203-8652
Toll Free 1-800-379-7355
Rex Weyler, Tutor & learning support
Rex Weyler, Tutor, Editor: Math, Science, History, Writing, Language Arts: Learning support for students. All levels. All subjects.

Math and Sciences: I can help you learn math concepts at any level, beginner, struggling, or advanced. Learn to apply math to practical skills such as carpentry or cooking. You can catch up and exceed expectations. I can help with sciences, biology, chemistry, or physics.

Arts, humanities: Learn history, English language arts, and literature.

Commercial book consulting, editing: $45/hr.

Private tutoring: $30/hour
12 or more sessions: $25/hour

"Rex was the ideal tutor. He made a tremendous difference to our family.”
Richard Gadoury
Service that is personal, honest and professional.

#1 Priority
Listening to you and understanding your needs to achieve your real estate goals. /
Robert Tweedie Roofing
Robert Tweedie Roofing has been serving beautiful Cortes Island for over eight years.

With our thirty-five years’ experience, you receive quality and reliability.

We do all types of roofing: asphalt shingle, metal, 2-ply torch-on flat roofs, and cedar shakes, as well as leak repairs, moss removal, and roof and gutter cleaning.

I am fully insured, with a 10-year guarantee on all labour.

We deal with Quadra Builders for our materials.
Robin's Nest
Robin's Nest Suite- fantastic location, sunset ocean view, short walk to Smelt Bay, Hollyhock and downtown Mansons. Ample shaded parking and private entrance to your spacious retreat. Queen bed and sofabed, full kitchen and bathroom and a west view deck make this a cozy place for your vacation. /
Sean Lymworth, RMT
Registered Massage Therapy
RMT appointments available at Klahoose Health Centre
Monday-Thursday 10am-6pm

Online booking is available at

RMT treatments are partially covered by MSP Premium Assistance. Direct billing is available for MSP and extended health insurance benefit plans.

For situations of an urgent nature, please contact me by email if appointments are unavailable online.

Sean Lymworth, RMT
Registered Massage Therapist
Lovely hand built Cabin. Ocean view Queen Bedroom
Indoor kitchenette, Bathtub, small washer/dryer.
Outdoor shower/toilet.
Seaside and farm view
8 minutes walk to HOLLYHOCK. 2 minutes to the BEACH, 5 minute drive to MANSON'S LANDING STORES + and Natural Food Co-Op.
$575/month-WIFI/HYDRO included.
Sept 16, 2019-June 1, 2020
SWEET CABIN HAND BUILT BY local artisan KLAUS. Awaken to the sunrize and the sweet scent of cedar on the ocean breeze. Swim in clean clear sea out front or in a nearby lake.
Ocean and beautiful farm field view.
8 minutes walk to Hollyhock. 2 minutes to the beach.
3 night minimum @$145/night- enquire for weekly rate.
1 ocean view Queen Bedroom + sleeping nook for a small person or child.
Indoor kitchenette, Bathtub, small washer/dryer.
Outdoor shower/toilet.
Very nice organic bedding, towels, etc.
To enquire or check dates (only a few weeks left mid summer!)
Please contact me: OR text/call 604-928-8759
Sowelu by the Sea
A Fabulous Romantic Getaway or Quiet Retreat. Beautiful Oceanfront acres on the sunny South Point. Close to amenities, walking distance to Hollyhock & Best Beaches on Cortes. Charming Custom-Built stylish home, Private, Sunlit with Spectacular Views, Pictures Islands, Stunning Mountains, Sunrise & Moonrise from every room in the house, even the shower!Eagles, Owls, Otters & Deer are common visitors.
With 2 lovely bedrooms & 2 bathrooms its an ideal holiday home for anyone who enjoys Comfort, Beauty, & Quiet.
Great for Small Families, 1 or 2 couples & Perfect for Island Weddings & Honeymoons.
Reasonable rates. BOOK NOW CALL 250 935-6777 or visit website for more pictures & details.
Squirrel Cove Trading Co Ltd
Open 7 days a week
Enjoy a great shopping experience.
Groceries, Liquor, Post Office, Propane, Fuel, Marine Fuel, WIFI, Computer, Laundromat, Showers, Flying Squirrel, Garden Centre & Craft Store.
Terri Storey, RMT
Terri Storey is on rotation at Klahoose Health Centre, though is only available for existing clients at this time. Terri is taking appointments in Campbell River and Courtenay at this time. To book an appointment:
Contact: 250.203.0778

Sean Lymworth, RMT is receiving new clients at Klahoose Health Centre
The Cortes Island Motel
Nestled in a cedar and fir forest between the popular Gunflint and Hague Lakes is Cortes Island’s only motel. We are a self-described family-style, community-loving, inclusive accommodation destination. We offer ten comfy casual & spacious rooms with full kitchens and/or kitchen amenities, full bathrooms, free wifi & satellite TV. Our communal spaces include outdoor seating, picnic tables, BBQs, swings, green space to play or enjoy the sun, and an outdoor fire pit when weather permits (bring your guitar…).

Tel. 250-935-6363
The Journey Oracle
An Oracle translates a problem or question into a language of image and symbol like that of dreams. It changes how you experience a situation by revealing the inner forces that are shaping it. Your anxieties, fears and desires emerge to be recognized and resolved, and hidden transformative energies are released.

The Journey Oracle has 47 double-sided cards and a book of Oracle pronouncements and teaching stories. These enable you to conduct the unique Dream Journey reading based on the dream analysis of C.G. Jung and a shamanic journey to the spirit world.
Twincomm is a locally-based internet service provider (ISP), serving Cortes Island for over 15 years, with close to 400 Cortes customers in the communities of Manson’s Landing, Squirrel Cove, Whaletown, and Klahoose First Nation.
Walk The Talk. Beautiful self-reliance.
Rare and gorgeous Cortes property for sale. A true opportunity for self-reliance on 15 acres near Cortes Bay. Spectacular ocean views from a 2100 SF three bedroom house with large offices, indoor hot tub and many other features. Property includes a shop with 900 SF rental suite, two self-contained cabins, machine shed, carport, etc. Nearly one full acre of food gardens plus orchard with 30 mature fruit trees. Self sustaining and eco-friendly with solar and wind supplements, rainwater ponds irrigation, etc. $559,000 firm. Machinery, tools and a 21ft sailboat with moorage priced separately. Reply for full brochure.
Walker the Plumber
Red Seal Certified Plumber. Fully insured. 30 years construction experience. Big jobs or small ones. Leaky taps or new house system. Water pumps, hot tubs, rainwater collection, hot water tanks, full kitchen or bathroom renovation and ceramic tile.
Give Chris a call at 935-6755 or cell 1-778-585-9799.

Local references available upon request.
Waterfront Gorge Harbour Cabin
Secluded cabin on 10 acres waterfront on Gorge Harbour. West facing sunset view. Large decks for enjoying the sun and views. Fully equipped with full kitchen, dvd/tv, phone. 1 large bedroom has 3 beds to sleep up to 4 p. Sawdust toilet. Weekly rentals from $425-$625 per week.
Watershed Sentinel
Environmental News from British Columbia and the World. Published every two months. Distributed across BC. Available at local stores and Marnie’s Books. For our latest news or to subscribe:
Whaletown Garden Centre
Whaletown Garden Centre is the Island’s “one-stop, candy shop” for gardeners. Open Thursday thru Sunday 11 to 5. Located on 315 Harbour Road, 250-935-6745

With a wide and diverse selection of quality products, it’s the biggest little shop on Cortes! You can expect friendly and personal service at the garden centre from someone who is attentive to detail and cares about your garden. The store is fully stocked with the tools and supplies to make your garden thrive!

Thank you for your business!
Whaletown Welding
Steel , Aluminum and Stainless welding and fabricating

Portable and Marine
Ticketed and Insured
Docks, Ramps , boat repair and modification
Vehicle Modification and accessories

250 935 0229
250 287 6214 (cell)
Zen Garden Cottage
Zen is Located in Smelt Bay, one of the most preferred destinations of Cortes Island. The cottage is a renovated, 1 bedroom, open loft style that sits above sea level offering a vantage overview of Smelt bay, the natural workings of nature and ocean life, while overlooking smelt bay historical park. The forefront intertidal view, back dropped by the Strathcona mountain range and night lights of Vancouver Island, it is a natural phenomena of nature, unable to be captured by imagination, or photograph.
The Loft is suited best for couples seeking romantic getaways, but also has the ability to accommodate additional persons or close family, with the double, plus single built in sleeping sofa in the main living room, for additional friends or children looking for the Intimate Cortes getaway /