Cruise spectacular Barkley Sound on the Frances Barkley. Join us to Bamfield as we carry mail, cargo and passengers down the Alberni Inlet. Or sail to Ucluelet and discover the Broken Group Islands Watch for eagles, cormorants and other seabirds. There maybe sea lions or seals insight or you my be lucky enough to see black bears or whales along the way.
The M.V. Frances Barkley has a relaxed friendly atmosphere reminiscent of yesteryear. Join us for the day and have a truly memorable experience.
Year round sailings to Bamfield, and June-September sailings to Ucluelet and the Broken Group Islands.
Sechart Lodge is located at the site of BC’s first whaling station and is the closest accommodations to the world famous Broken Group Islands.
Escape to BC’s rugged west coast. Be adventurous and spend your days kayaking, hiking or beach combing. Put your feet up by the fire, watch wildlife from the bear watching deck or soak in the hot tub while watching whales.
Rent from our fleet of kayaks and canoes or bring your own.
Remote yet accessible, travel to Sechart on the scheduled sailings with the Frances Barkley, or if the schedule is not convenient consider our water taxi.