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
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.