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Protection Island directions

From Nanaimo, BC

Protection Island is located in the harbour of Nanaimo, BC,  less  than 1.5km (1 mile) from downtown. 

  • Protection Island Ferry offers daily year-round service for foot passengers, bikes & dogs (10-min crossing)

  • By private boat or kayak


Protection Island

From Vancouver, BC

Protection Island is located in Nanaimo's inner harbour, on the east coast of Vancouver Island, 55km from Vancouver, BC. Nanaimo is home to several major transportation hubs. 


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