The Vessel

What is the ferry vessel like?

The two vessels are both 28-ft in length and are fitted with reliable, efficient, and quiet engines that are adequately powered for the ferry service and Fraser River conditions. The ferry vessels have seating for all passengers and a heated cabin.
The vessels are named the Bowen Guardian and the Bowen Belle.

Can I take my bicycle?

Yes. The ferry can take up to 4 bicycles per trip at no extra cost.

Is the ferry wheelchair accessible?

Yes. The ferry can take up to two wheelchairs per trip. Please see the accessibility section for more information.

How many people can fit?

The vessels can carry a maximum of 12 passengers, 2 crew, 2 wheelchairs and 4 bicycles.

Can I take a stroller?

Yes. Strollers are welcome on board. 

Are there washrooms on board?

The vessels are not equipped with washrooms due to the crossing only being 5 minutes. There are public, accessible washrooms within a few minutes’ walk of both landings.