Seadrift South Pender Island, British Columbia, Canada

Getting There:

B.C. Ferries offers regular passenger/car service from Tsawwassen on the Mainland and from Swartz Bay (near Victoria) on Vancouver Island. Reservations are recommended on the Tsawwassen-Pender (Otter Bay) routes but are not available on the Swartz Bay-Pender (Otter Bay) sailings. Visit for schedule and reservation information or call 1 888 223 3779.

Float plane service is available from Vancouver, Victoria and Seattle.

Seair Seaplanes: 1 800 447 3247. Seair have 3 scheduled flights daily between Vancouver and Pender Island which take approximately 20 minutes and they fly into Port Washington on North Pender.

Kenmore  Air: 1 800 543 9595  Kenmore Air flies from Lake Union in Seattle to Bedwell Harbour and travel time is approximately 75 minutes.

For details on small craft harbour facilities throughout the Gulf Islands visit

Canada Customs is located at Bedwell Harbour. Visitors arriving by boat or float plane from the U.S. can clear customs at this site. Call 1 800 461 9999 or visit for more information.

Moorage is available close by at Port Browning or Poet’s Cove Marina.

The spectacular scenery, abundant wildlife, and quiet relaxed lifestyle make Seadrift a great spot to visit.