By Road You can catch a ferry from Vancouver, Canada (Horseshoe Bay ferry terminal to Vancouver Island (Departure Bay, Nanaimo). Drive north on the Island Highway to Port Hardy (about four and one half hours). Follow the signs to Winter Harbour (about one and a half hours on dirt roads). If you are towing a trailer you can launch your boat at Coal Harbour and take it to Winter Harbour (saving time and a lot of dirt road!)
By Commercial Air The closest airport is at Port Hardy. You can connect to Port Hardy from Vancouver, Victoria or Nanaimo. You can rent a vehicle at Port Hardy (cheapest option) or charter a float plane from most towns on the coast.
By Charter Air A float plane can be chartered from most cities on the coast directly to Winter Harbour.  Air Cab (250 949-6371) flies from Coal Harbour.



Last modified December 26, 2012