Bowen Island

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and C11 service the island. An information centre is located a minute's walk up the main street from the ferry dock (turn right just before the library). The centre is run by Bowen Island Chamber of Commerce, and provides lots of information on Bowen Island accommodation and activities. is also a strong culture of hitchhiking on the island. See File:Snug cove marina.JPG thumb right Marina views at Snug Cove * Wander around the village


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in Vancouver served as the grounds for Gary Winston's house, although the gate house at its entrance was faux. The exterior of Winston's house itself was wholly computer-generated (computer-generated imagery); only the paved walkway and body of water in the background are physically present in the park. Howitt (commentary), 07:51 For later shots of Winston and Hoffman walking along a beach near the house, the CG house was placed in the background

of Bowen Island, the shooting location. Howitt (commentary), 13:04 Catherine Hardwicke designed the interior sets for Winston's house, which featured several different units, or "pods", e.g., personal, work, and recreation units. No scenes take place in any of the personal areas, however; only public areas made it to the screen.


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of the same name , as a character originally played by Jamie Lee Curtis. s extended season finale (Exodus (Lost)) and Grace flew between


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of Bowen Island, the shooting location. Howitt (commentary), 13:04 Catherine Hardwicke designed the interior sets for Winston's house, which featured several different units, or "pods", e.g., personal, work, and recreation units. No scenes take place in any of the personal areas, however; only public areas made it to the screen.


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attraction of Bowen Island to Vancouverites has been to get away from everything and relax. If you want to "do" something however, there are a few options. One is to rent a '''kayak''' and paddle around Snug Cove or venture around the island. '''Bowen Island Sea Kayaking''', on the ferry dock at Snug Cove, 604-947-9266 ( mailto:info@bowenislandkayaking.com info@bowenislandkayaking.com ), rents kayaks by the hour or overnight. They also provide

, as well as many artist studios and galleries located at Artisan Square a 5 minute drive or 15 minute walk from the Ferry. Eat * '''Doc Morgans Marina Pub and Restaurant''', (CLOSED AS OF MAY 2012) short walk from the ferry dock, 604-947-9443. Open 7 days a week. Best patio on the island! Fish and Chips, Fresh Seafood Specials, and Cheap Cocktails! *

long directions 2 minute walk from Ferry phone +1 604-947-0550 tollfree fax hours nightly from 5PM (summer) price $15-25 content A bustling European style trattoria in a heritage style house with a lush garden patio. Pizza Artigiana & Mediterraean cuisine. Thoughtful wine list. Reservations recommended. *


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, and the Sunshine Coast (Sunshine Coast, British Columbia). Transportation Two companies, False Creek Ferries and Aquabus (The Aquabus), provide ferry service from Granville Island to Downtown Vancouver including numerous stops in Yaletown, Downtown South False Creek, and the West End (West End, Vancouver) as well as Vanier Park near Kitsilano Beach. Other water transportation options include a taxi (water taxi) service to Bowen Island provided


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Choice Awards – Nominees year 2005 accessdate 2008-03-06 publisher 20th Century Fox archiveurl http: web.archive.org web 20080205192001 http: www.fox.com tca2005 nominees.htm archivedate 2008-02-05 She lived in Hawaii during the filming of the show's first season (Lost (season 1)), and signed on to star opposite Tom Welling in ''The Fog (The Fog (2005 film))'', a 2005 remake of the The Fog 1980 horror film


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southwest from the Cypress Mountain ski area. image_flag flag_size image_seal seal_size image_shield shield_size city_logo citylogo_size image_map GVRD Bowen Island.svg mapsize map_caption Location of Bowen Island in Greater Vancouver image_map1 mapsize1 map_caption1 image_dot_map

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;!-- Infobox ends -- '''Bowen Island''', British Columbia, is an island municipality in Howe Sound, is part of the Greater Vancouver Regional District, and is an island included within the jurisdiction of the Islands Trust. http: www.islandstrust.bc.ca index.cfm Approximately 6 km wide by 12 km long, the island at its closest point is about 3 km west of the mainland. There is regular ferry (BC Ferries) service from


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they would use the warmer spring and summer months to travel to resource gathering sites and move from their permanent winter villages. The strip of land between Bowen and Finisterre Islands has a name that translates to "Fast Drumming Ground". The tide rushing in and out is reminiscent of the sound of drums beating quickly. The name "kwemshem" is used for Hood


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long directions 2 minute walk from Ferry phone +1 604-947-0550 tollfree fax hours nightly from 5PM (summer) price $15-25 content A bustling European style trattoria in a heritage style house with a lush garden patio. Pizza Artigiana & Mediterraean cuisine. Thoughtful wine list. Reservations recommended. *

Bowen Island

leader_title2 MP (Members of the Canadian House of Commons) leader_name2 John Weston (John Weston (politician)) (Conservative (Conservative Party of Canada)) leader_title3 MLA (Legislative Assembly of British Columbia) leader_name3 Jordan Sturdy (Liberal (British Columbia Liberal Party)) leader_title4 leader_name4 established_title Incorporated established_date 1999 established_title2 established_date2 established_title3 established_date3 area_magnitude unit_pref area_footnotes area_total_km2 area_land_km2 50.14 area_water_km2 area_total_sq_mi area_land_sq_mi area_water_sq_mi area_water_percent area_urban_km2 area_urban_sq_mi area_metro_km2 area_metro_sq_mi population_as_of 2011 population_footnotes population_note population_total 3,402 population_density_km2 67.9 population_density_sq_mi population_metro population_density_metro_km2 population_density_metro_sq_mi population_urban population_density_urban_km2 population_density_urban_sq_mi population_blank1_title population_blank1 population_density_blank1_km2 population_density_blank1_sq_mi timezone PST (Pacific Standard Time Zone) utc_offset −8 timezone_DST PDT utc_offset_DST −7 latd latm lats latNS longd longm longs longEW elevation_footnotes tags-- elevation_m elevation_ft postal_code_type Postal Codes postal_code V0N 1G0 V0N 1G1 V0N 1G2 area_code blank_name blank_info blank1_name blank1_info website Municipal Website footnotes 44px (Image:Flag of Canada.svg)

'''Bowen Island''', British Columbia, is an island municipality in Howe Sound, is part of the Greater Vancouver Regional District, and is an island included within the jurisdiction of the Islands Trust. http: www.islandstrust.bc.ca index.cfm Approximately 6 km wide by 12 km long, the island at its closest point is about 3 km west of the mainland. There is regular ferry (BC Ferries) service from Horseshoe Bay (Horseshoe Bay, West Vancouver), as well as three water taxi services. The population of 3,402 Bowen Island population - 2011 Census is supplemented in the summer by roughly 1,500 visitors, as Bowen Island is a popular vacation home location for British Columbians. About 500 workers and over 200 students commute to offices and schools on the mainland each day. The island has a land area of 49.94 km 2 (19.28 sq mi).

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