Ford Cove Harbour Authority

    Ford Cove Harbour Authority

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Hornby Island Transit

Corona virus Update

While office will remain close to the public for walk-ins until further notice, Harbour Manager will still be available to assist Harbour users through phone, email or on-site on Harbour Property. Contact number to reach Harbour manager will be posted on office door. Please remember to observe social distancing while on Harbour property and to wear a mask if necessary. As a friendly reminder, Federal and Provincial health restrictions apply to anyone while on Harbour Property, and at all times. Thank you for your understanding & cooperation


Hornby Island Ocean Adventures

Hornby Island Ocean Adventures is a boat charter company that caters to your personal desires. With spacious boats, we offer services such as fully guided fishing charters, marine sightseeing, and personal cruises on the Hornby Island waters and surrounding areas.

Hornby Island Sailing

Hornby Island sailing is a wonderful way to discover sailing and the stunning Hornby island coastline on a solid, German-built 32 foot sailing yacht. Cruise and learn with Alan, a CRYA certified sailing instructor who has 35+ years of sailing experience in BC waters and internationally. Sit back and relax or try your hand at the helm. Join us for an entertaining and memorable Hornby adventure.


Hornby Ocean Kayak Rentals

Kayaks and Paddle Boards

Marine Technician

Boat maintenance & general inquiries

Home Port Haven Accommodation

Duplex overlooking Ford Cove

Ford Cove Trail • 3.2km • 

Stretching between Ford Cove and the ferry landing at Shingle Spit, Ford Cove Trail is a great walk and easy bike ride. 


Whale watching

Marine wildlife thrive in the waters surrounding Ford Cove Harbour, including  Orcas, (Killer Whales) and Humpbacks. Other aquatic animals include Sea Lions, Seals, and Pacific white sided Dolphins. 

Sandstone Beach

The lunar looking shoreline between Heron rocks and Ford Cove is quite spectacular. It is a nice place to go for a walk, swim off the rocks, have a picnic or watch the sunset