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Looking up Trincomali Channel from Sutil Mountain on Galiano Island
Map of the Southern Gulf Islands showing Trincomali Channel (centre left)
|Location||Southern Gulf Islands, British Columbia, Canada|
|Part of||Salish Sea|
|Max. length||34 kilometres (21 mi)|
|Max. width||5 kilometres (3.1 mi)|
Trincomali Channel is located between Pylades Island to the north; Thetis, Penelakut, and Salt Spring Islands to the west; Valdes and Galiano Islands to the east; and Prevost Island to the south. Active Pass and Porlier Pass link the channel to the Strait of Georgia at the south and north ends of Galiano Island, respectively.
The channel contains several islands, the largest being Parker Island located southwest of Galiano Island.
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