Haida Gwaii (Islands of the People), formerly known as the Queen Charlotte Islands - a remote archipelego steeped in culture and history and epic adventures!
Haida Gwaii’s remoteness yet its close proximity to Vancouver (a 2 hour flight) make it ideal for a ‘Get Away Vacation’
Our islands feature an array of small businesses offering products, services, information, and cultural experience for visitors.
Winters are mild and summers cool with little temperature variance between them.
The history of the Haida goes back to the stories of the great floods, the first tree and back to the ice age with legends of ice woman swooping down from above.
Browse through a list of Information sheets on various themes that help make Haida Gwaii so unique
Distinct flora and fauna have evolved here for thousands of years, giving the islands the nickname, “the Galapagos of the north.”