Last weekend, we rode the ferry from Tsawwassen to Sturdies Bay, and hiked to Mount Galiano and Bluffs Park. Reservations fees for existing bookings will be refunded if travel must be cancelled as a result of Provincial Health Order (PHO) travel restrictions, please contact us in advance of travel. Sturdies Bay (Galiano Island) to Miners Bay (Mayne Island) Add to island tour. BC Ferries advises customers to avoid non-essential travel at this time – this includes travel into and out of B.C. We encourage our customers to continue to heed Dr. Bonnie Henry’s advice to be calm, be kind, and be safe. Passengers are reminded to continue to maintain physical distance while wearing a mask. On December 7, 2020 Dr. Bonnie Henry announced an update to the COVID-19 restrictions (in effect November 7 - January 8, 2021), for more information click here. We were so enchanted by the island that we forgot our backpack at the Sturdies Bay Baker & Café. Take advantage of our latest onboard, sailing and vacation package promotions. Book in advance to avoid lengthy waits as sailings are limited. This summer for a relaxing holiday, come and discover Galiano Island. Welcome on board! Montague marina and the provincial park are approximately 5 km away and the BC ferries terminal at Sturdies Bay is a ten minute drive from the property. Transport Canada - Closed deck regulation - reinstatement on September 30th. Are you in possession of a face covering that covers your mouth and nose, and do you agree to wear this covering when outside your vehicle at terminals and while on board ferries? As defined by the Public Health Agency of Canada, a mask should fit securely to the head with ties or ear loops, be made of at least two layers of tightly woven material fabric (such as cotton or linen) and be large enough to completely and comfortably cover the nose and mouth without gaping. The 1,085 sq. Our vessel and terminal staff are working hard to adjust to changing circumstances and to implement protocols and procedures that keep everyone safe and healthy. BC Ferries hopes to resume the levels of service customers have come to expect soon. Explore our fleet for information on safety, accessibility, dining, shopping, and more on our ferries. Customers can communicate their travel needs to the ticket agent when they arrive at the terminal. Add, change or cancel bookings: whenever, wherever. For more information on our current Northern schedules, visit bcferries.com/schedules. 2188 Sturdies Bay Rd , Galiano, BC V0N1P is currently not for sale. and between regions of the province. We are proud of the work our dedicated employees continue to provide during this situation. Do you have a fever and breathing difficulty? Sturdies Bay is in British Columbia. communities. Vacations Call Centre business hours are: Customers requiring wheelchair assistance: We are unable to provide wheelchair assistance at terminals or on board ferries. Planning an event in Galiano? 3, or email vacations@bcferries.com. Transport Canada - Closed deck regulation - reinstatement on September 30th. BC Ferries remains committed to ensuring coastal communities have reliable access to essential goods and supplies. These communities include Haida Gwaii, Bella Bella, Klemtu, and Bella Coola. It’s the first stop along the Gulf Islands ferry route from Tsawwassen, and you’ll arrive in the hamlet of Sturdies Bay. Note: Schedules subject to change without notice. I took the pics of the dock below when we drove to the park on our first afternoon, while we … Reservations are recommended, but non-reserved travel will be prioritized based on the essential travel needs. Updates from our President and CEO Mark Collins, ​Vehicles with U.S. license plates travelling on the Ferries. As defined by the Public Health Agency of Canada, a mask should fit securely to the head with ties or ear loops, be made of at least two layers of tightly woven material fabric (such as cotton or linen) and be large enough to completely and comfortably cover the nose and mouth without gaping. On all other routes, foot passengers will be accommodated on a first come, first served basis until passenger capacity has been reached, and tickets may be purchased at the terminal. BC Ferries must comply with Transport Canada regulations. BC Ferries provides a lifeline to remote and to coastal communities in British Columbia, and will continue to provide vital services, such as delivering medical supplies and groceries to support communities. All passengers must wear non-medical masks or face coverings when at terminals and on board ferries except: * In the event that a passenger cannot wear a mask or face covering due to medical reasons, BC Ferries may require passengers to present documentation from a healthcare professional. If you require immediate assistance, please contact BC Ferries Vacations at 1-888-223-3779 Ext. If this new Provincial Health Officer restriction affects your travel plans please contact us to change or cancel your booking. This is a new Transport Canada requirement for ferry operators across Canada. Reservations for foot passengers are available for travel between Tsawwassen - Southern Gulf Islands and our North Coast routes, and can now be made online. Starting on September 30th, passengers loaded on enclosed lower decks will be required to leave their vehicles. 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