For any true emergency:
Ambulance/First Responders/Medivac - 250-248-3511 1 ( Emergencies Only )

To Report a Fire - ...

The ferry runs from French Creek Harbour on Vancouver Island to False Bay on Lasqueti Island. Pay parking is available at the marina. The trip takes from 50 minutes to over an hour (in rough waters).   Passengers and freight only - no cars!

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Lasqueti is quite sparsely populated and lies in a rare ecosystem type - the Coastal Douglas Fir zone.  Our famous herds of feral sheep, along with the unique history of settlement have resulted in an ecology and natural environment with its own character.

Our Isle & Times is a monthly, community-supported newsletter (i.e., the articles and ads are written by community members), which has been published for 20 years.  It follows in the footsteps of many other fine newsletters that existed under different names and incarnations on Lasqueti. 

The Lasqueti Island Solid Waste Management Advisory Committee (LISWMAC) was formed in February 2016 'to research and advise the Powell River Regional District on how to best implement the Solid Waste Management Plan within Electoral Area 'E''.

Current members are

"A private beach-front retreat set in a little corner of paradise.  Perfect for a romantic get-away or a family vacation."

Closed for Season - please check back for Summer 2018.

For more info., please visit our website...

The Lasqueti Island First Name Phone List is a long-standing community tradition.  Updates are issued whenever there are enough changes to warrant a new one, which is usually every two years.  The most recent edition was released in December 2016. 

 

New - Farm Stays for 2017!

Certified Organic Farm & Vineyard - We supply vacationers and enhance your summer visitor experience with food boxes (fruit, veggies, goat products, eggs, meat (chicken, beef, poultry) and custom farm-made hardwood charcoal for your grill.  Wine grapes and fruit products, potatoes and herbs, and other special items all...

The Lasqueti Island Nature Conservancy (LINC) conserves and protects land for the benefit of wildlife, plants and the public. To achieve our mission, LINC acquires legal interests in land and provides public education on the natural and cultural features on Lasqueti and surrounding islands.

Protected...

Waste

Lasqueti has no garbage disposal. Please minimize the waste that you produce and dispose of your garbage off-island. You can fill a tote with your waste/recycling and take it back to appropriate places on Vancouver Island.
All organic waste should be composted on your own property. The Free...

3 Cabins to choose from, all just a 5 minute walk from the ferry and farmers market

Lasqueti Off Grid Escape: Perched above the trees with a 180 degree ocean view off the 800 sq ft deck. This bright, newly renovated home has 2 Queen beds, full bath, kitchen and captivating views from every window. $130/night 2 night min.

The Free Store is a recycling centre for reusable clothing, books, appliances and household objects.

Hours

Winter Hours: Thursdays 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Summer: Mondays 11:00 am - 3:00 pm and Thursdays 2:00 - 6:00 pm

Fire Danger Rating

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The Judith Fisher Centre provides health services to Lasqueti.

For more information see:

"Daring Sky Solar is a Lasqueti-based renewable energy supplier. We are dedicated to providing cost-effective, efficient, and elegant solutions to Lasqueti's various energy needs."

Contact Daniel Jacobs
By phone at: (250) 333-8520
Or via...

A Lasqueti community tradition, Bread & Jam offers a chance each month to come together for a delicious meal & desert, and listen to a unique lineup of talented performers playing great local music.

Hotel, Pub & Restaurant
Just steps from the ferry and government dock, in downtown Lasqueti.
Cash machine, Ice, Liquor off sales, Cigarettes, Snacks, water vending machine, Coin Operated showers, Gas and Diesel available. General store NOW OPEN
phone:  250-333-8503...

OPEN HOUSE FOR LOCAL HEALTH PRACTITIONERS
AT THE HEALTH CENTRE
Saturday,  AUGUST 20, 2016
1:00 TO 3:00 PM