Know Before You Go

Travelling safely and being informed is key to a happy holiday. Following protocols, knowing border details, and road & ferry closures or delays are essential. Check out the links below to be as informed as possible when travelling in the region.


As of April 8, 2022 masks and Covid Cards are not required in British Columbia to enter businesses. As of April 1 you do not need to have a molecular test to enter Canada, but you do need to complete the ArriveCAN app.

It is your choice to wear a mask or not at this time. Our local businesses are continuing to work hard to stay open and provide their amazing services, while following changing provincial guidelines, orders and industry best practices. The health and safety of our visitors and our community is our number one priority.


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Responsible Travel

To make the most of your holiday we encourage you to be awesome, so that we can continue to stay awesome, while you are finding awesome. Following some general travelling conduct will help us all enjoy the region, all year round, and in the years to come. 

As protocols shift during COVID-19 please visit our BeCovidSmart page for more details, or visit the BC Ferry website . Lounge areas are open. BC Ferry Guidelines.

The Canadian border opens on August 9, 2021 for US travellers and September 7 for international travellers, at which point fully vaccinated travellers with a supporting negative COVID-19 test will be able to enter without quarantining for 14 days. There is no indication of a change in restrictions for unvaccinated travellers. Until these dates the border remains closed for international travel and we ask all our prospective visitors to wait until this time to visit.

See the Canadian Border Services Agency website for the latest updates.


Safe travels and if you have any questions, or comments about content on this page please email us at or call us at 250-352-7879.

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