Bowen Island passenger ferries

the Sannie Transportation Company, 1921-1956
  • 64 Pages
  • 1.25 MB
  • English
P.D. Ommundsen , Castlegar, B.C
Sannie Transportation Company -- History., Ferries -- British Columbia -- Bowen Island -- History., Bowen Island (B.C.) -- His
Other titlesSannie Transportation Company, 1921-1956
StatementPeter D. Ommundsen.
LC ClassificationsHE5785.B7 O45 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20040531M
ISBN 100968208401

At Snug Cove, Bowen Island, loading will end five minutes before the scheduled sailing time for vehicles and walk-on passengers. See where the vessel is now >> Create a myBCFerries account and subscribe to our email notification network >> Note: Schedules subject to. Bowen Island Passenger Ferries [Peter D.

Ommundsen] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This book features numerous photos of early Canadian ferries, including classic wooden boats such as launches and speed boats.

Photos are reproduced on high quality paper. The Bowen Island passenger ferries book tells the story of early travel to the Bowen Island holiday resort during the period.

Bowen Island is served by three scheduled water-transportation operators: BC Ferries, a de facto Provincial Crown corporation, serves the island with Bowen Island passenger ferries book Queen of Capilano car ferry, which travels between Horseshoe Bay in West Vancouver and Snug Cove on Bowen Island.; English Bay Launch runs a passenger-only water taxi weekday commuter service between Snug Cove Province: British Columbia.

BC Ferries. The Queen of Capilano, the Bowen Island ferry, leaves Horseshoe Bay between the hours of a.m. to p.m. The crossing time is 20 minutes. Horseshoe Bay can be reached by public transportation.

The West Vancouver Blue Bus numbers and leave from Downtown Vancouver, and West Vancouver, at regular intervals to Horseshoe Bay.

On a whim, we looked into the rumour of a foot passenger ferry between Vancouver and Bowen Island. Luckily, rumour was indeed fact. English Bay Launch. The Bowen-run company English Bay Launch runs several ferries a day between Vancouver and Bowen.

item 1 Bowen Island Passenger Ferries: The Sannie Transportation Company - Bowen Island Passenger Ferries: The Sannie Transportation Company. On Decem & January 1 service will begin with the am sailing from Bowen Island and the am sailing from Horseshoe Bay.

Leave Bowen Island (Snug Cove) Daily except Sun and Jan 1 & Feb Daily except Dec 25 & Jan 1. Daily except Dec 25 & Jan 1. Daily except Wed are (DC) Availability. The Bowen Island Ferry travels between Snug Cove, at Bowen Island, and Horseshoe Bay, in the District of West Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, a trip of three nautical miles across Howe Sound.A scheduled ferry has been in operation sincewhen Bowen Island was a popular holiday destination.

Prior to that year, transportation to the island was by steamship from. There are 2 ways to get from Bowen Island to Vancouver by ferry or bus.

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option. Ferry, bus • 1h 2m. Bowen Island - Vancouver Sea Taxi Itinerary Schedule and Fares. WEEKDAYS. Adults: $20 One way, $40 Return **You can save up to $ by purchasing Prepaid Packages through our Customer Area.

(The cost will be reduced to $ per trip). Bowen Land and Sea Taxi (B.L.A.S.T.) provides land weekend-night taxi service on Bowen Island—as well as passenger-only sea taxi service at various times between Bowen Island and Granville Island in Vancouver.

Call TAXI () for the land taxi, or book online for the sea taxi. Buy the Paperback Book Bowen Island Passenger Ferries by P. Ommundsen atCanada's largest bookstore.

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Bowen Island is typically a day trip from Vancouver. Bus connections at the B.C. Ferries terminal in Horseshoe Bay will return you to West Vancouver, and Downtown Vancouver beyond.

Last ferry leaves Snug Cove at PM. Granville Island Water Taxi also runs passenger-only trips back to Granville Island in Downtown Vancouver. CP's Princess Marguerite II: photos & discussion.

Ferry Discussion. BC Ferries - General Discussion, Photos and Current Fleet Discussion. BCF Current Ships. I really enjoyed your "Bowen Island Passenger Ferries" book.

Well done. Photos Here. Starsteward Captain. Posts: 1, CP's Princess Marguerite II: photos & discussion 1. Rome2rio makes travelling from Bowen Island to Victoria easy. Rome2rio is a door-to-door travel information and booking engine, helping you get to and from any location in the world.

Find all the transport options for your trip from Bowen Island to Victoria right here. Distance From Vancouver to Horseshoe Bay Ferry Terminal: About 20 kilometers via Lions Gate Bridge. Ferry trip to Bowen Island - 25 minutes one way.

Trip frequency - about once an hour from early morning to late evening (with a break of several hours in the afternoon). Liked: Views of the nature and other ferries, modern-looking interior and exterior (Queen of Capilano ferry), cafe. Bowen Taxi operates a taxi on Bowen Island.

You can book trips by calling Bowen LIFT. Bowen LIFT is a ride sharing program unique to Bowen Island. Look for the stops along main routes where you can wait to get a ride or pick up someone who needs a ride.

Bowen LIFT. People do this all the time. They sail around the coast and stop at the marina at Snug Cove. One of the party has to get back to Vancouver because of commitments, the rest want to sail on to other places.

Onto the ferry and the bus for an hour into Vancouver. Overview The Bowen Queen is a minor vessel operated by BC Ferries. She is classed as a Powell River Class ferry, named after one of her sister ships. The Bowen Queen along with her sister ships, the Mayne Queen and Powell River Queen were built from the same design in for BC Ferries.

These ferries are very manoeuvrable due to having 2 engines at each end.

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Cates had been operating a ferry passenger service in Howe Sound, with stops on Bowen Island. He bought the Mannion estate in Deep Bay and inhe formed the Terminal Steamship Company. Its new flagship, the SS Brittania, carried passengers and was soon joined by a fleet comprised of the steamships Bowena, Belcarra, Ballenas and Baramba.

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Being surrounded by nature is the reason for my getaways to Bowen, as well as the friendly community and earthy architecture of everything on the island.” Known as a haven for rest, relaxation and nature away from the city, Bowen has a.

Bowen Island Ferry, Bowen Island, BC, Canada Marina. Find marina reviews, phone number, boat and yacht docks, slips, and moorings for rent at Bowen Island Ferry.

Our 12 passenger water taxi’s are a link to Granville Island, as well a tourist attraction to Bowen Island. For our schedule please visit The foot passenger ferry company operating out of Bowen Island is Coast link Ferries and they operate a Ferry that goes between Downtown and Bowen Island.

We will meet you at the Passenger Pick Up on Cardena Road, meeting the arrival of the a.m. and p.m. ferries. Island Shuttle cost is $12 per trip.

For Bowen Island dogs: Book the Island Shuttle, and we will pick up and/or drop off your pet to and from Day Camp or Boarding experiences anywhere on the Island. Shuttle cost is $5 – 7. Anyone commute from Bowen Island. 3-how hard it is to get on/off the island. 4-BC Ferries.

TBH-this is an option. level 1. CohibaVancouver. 6 points 4 years ago. Start by crunching the numbers - If you're commuting as a foot passenger six days a week (five days working and one weekend trip off the island) then you're looking at ~$73 per. Please call Bowen Island Fire Department for information on current burning regulations.

B.C. FERRIESBCFERRY. Horseshoe Bay Terminal Save on your ferry tickets by buying a book of car/driver and,or passenger tickets from the Snug Cove General Store, Horseshoe Bay Terminal. Seniors travel free on all B.C.

Ferry. Direct Ferries UK offer the complete range of Ferries to Bowen Island with all the leading Ferry to Bowen Island ferry operators. Book ferries to Bowen Island securely and easily online.

Ferries. Ferries. Accommodation. Recent Searches. Recent Searches. Please note: prices rise as space becomes less available.BC Ferries: Ferry to Bowen Island - See traveler reviews, candid photos, and great deals for Port Hardy, Canada, at Tripadvisor.4/5().This is foot passenger service only.

Getting to Nectar. Car: Once off the ferry, drive up Bowen Island Truck Road, which changes name to Grafton Road, for about 7 minutes.

Once you reach Garner Lane, turn right and follow the signs to Nectar. Public transportation: When you arrive on Bowen Island, find the Bus Stop close to the Red Library. You.