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Hike the Gulf Islands with Charles Kahn


May 1, 2011

Join author Charles Kahn for the book launch of his indispensable guide Hiking the Gulf Islands of British Columbia. Salt Spring Books hosts this slide show and talk at ArtSpring (100 Jackson Avenue, Salt Spring Island) on Monday, May 9 at 7:00 pm.

The fully updated and expanded third edition of Hiking the Gulf Island of British Columbia includes something for everyone—walks, hikes and even paddling suggestions for kayakers.

Charles Kahn has edited and co-authored several textbooks and is also the author of Salt Spring: The Story of an Island. He has lived on Salt Spring Island for almost 20 years and is an active member of Salt Spring’s hiking and kayaking clubs, as well as the local park and recreation commission’s Trails Committee.

During the slide show, Kahn will share some of his favourite hikes, reveal some of the best places to see wildflowers in the spring and show some of the most beautiful beaches and shorelines the Gulf Islands have to offer. The event is free and everyone is welcome. For more information, please phone Salt Spring Books at 250-537-2812.