Location

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.

 

Transportation

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

BY CAR/FERRY

from Tsawwassen to Duke Point (Nanaimo)

Schedules

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.

USEFUL LINKS

FLYING TO PORT HARDY FROM VANCOUVER, BC