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 Diving

Hornby Island Diving is a family business that has been owner operated for over 40 years. Our knowledge and experience means you get safe, fun dives at the best sites. Our guest lodge, dive boat and tank fill station are among the best in BC, so you can enjoy our wonderful diving in comfort. Non-divers and families love Hornby Island and they are always welcome to join us. 


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