getting to gabe

Unless you're a great swimmer there are only two ways to get to Gabe, either by ferry or by float plane.

Gulf Island Seaplanes offers 12 minute flights from Vancouver to the south end of Gabe on an iconic Canadian De Havilland Beaver float plane. What a way to make a splash. For rates and schedules click on the link:

BC Ferries offers ferries from the mainland to Vancouver Island and from Nanaimo on Vancouver Island to Gabriola. For a schedule of sailings please check out their website below:

If you plan on coming to Gabriola think about buying an 'Experience Card'. With the Experience Card you will save up to 40% on all sailings on the minor routes. The card can also be used on the major routes though no discount applies.