God’s Pocket Resort is the only resident of beautiful Hurst Island, British Columbia, on the east (inside) of Vancouver Island, BC, Canada. Nestled in an enchanting cove off Christie Passage, 12 miles north of Port Hardy, we offer a tranquil setting in which to relax after a day of the best cold water scuba diving in the world.
Use the map above to plan your journey to God’s Pocket Resort on Vancouver Island
If you are flying to Port Hardy, please scroll below to find useful links
NOTE: Whether you are coming from the Vancouver Airport, the U.S. Border, or Downtown Vancouver – you will need to take a ferry from either Tsawwassen or Horseshoe Bay
Ferry reservations are highly recommended***
Vancouver Airport to GOD’S POCKET
Distance from Vancouver Airport to Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal in 30 km. or 19 mi. with approximate driving time 28 minutes
from Tsawwassen to Duke Point (Nanaimo)
DRIVE to Port Hardy from Nanaimo: The town of Port Hardy is a 4-5 hour drive up the beautiful Island Highway from Nanaimo. Eagles, hawks and black bears are often sighted on the drive up.
BOAT To God’s Pocket Resort from Port Hardy ALL ABOARD THE HURST ISLE! We meet you at the Government wharf at the foot of Granville Street.
The 10 mile (16.1 km.) boat ride through the wilds of Queen Charlotte Strait – from Port Hardy to God's Pocket Resort on Hurst Island – is included in your diving package.
FLYING TO PORT HARDY FROM VANCOUVER, BC
Pacific Coastal Airlines: http://www.pacific-coastal.com/