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Travel Directions

How to find the Gatehouse

OUR FULL ADDRESS

The Gatehouse at Stowel Lake Farm,
190 Reynolds Rd,
Salt Spring Island,
BC, Canada
V8K 1Y2

TRAVEL TO SALT SPRING ISLAND

From: Vancouver, the Lower Mainland.
Ferries from Tsawwassen:
Either:  directly to Long Harbour, Salt Spring Island, on the Gulf Islands ferry,
Or:  via Swartz Bay and transfer there for Fulford Harbour, Salt Spring Island, having purchased a Through Fare at initial time of ticket purchase.

Float planes from Richmond, Vancouver airport south terminal directly to Ganges Harbour.  Cost approximately $90 one way (20 minute flight) Salt Spring Air, Seair or Harbour Air.  Google them for schedules.

From Victoria, Ferries from Swartz Bay to Fulford Harbour.
From mid and north Vancouver Island ferry from Crofton to Vesuvius:

See www.bcferries.bc.ca for schedules.

From Washington state:
Either
Ferry from Anacortes to Sidney, BC, and a 15 minute drive north to Swartz Bay ferry terminal, and ferry to Fulford Harbour, Salt Spring Island.
Or
up I-5 and follow signs for Tsawwassen, Ferries for Victoria, Gulf Islands. See first option above.
Or
Port Angeles to Victoria, on the Coho ferry.   From Victoria, drive north up Highway 17 to Swartz Bay ferry terminal, and ferry to Fulford Harbour, Salt Spring Island.
Washington State ferries are at  www.wsdot.wa.gov/ferries/schedules/current/,

TRAVEL TO STOWEL LAKE FARM,

…once on Salt Spring Island.

From Long Harbour: follow traffic into Ganges, and right on through town on the main road.  Up Ganges hill away from the town, heading south, and continue for 4 k, around a sharp blind bend, and immediately turn LEFT onto Cusheon Lake Road.  First RIGHT onto Stewart Road.  At stop sign, continue straight forward onto main road (Beaver Point Road), which immediately takes a left-hand bend, and right away turn RIGHT onto Reynolds Road.

From Fulford Harbour.   Follow traffic up hill but at top of hill (150 m) take first RIGHT, Beaver Point Road.   Drive 2 k and turn RIGHT on Reynolds Road, the first road on the right past the Lake.

From Vesuvius, follow traffic into Ganges, and right on through town on the main road. Up Ganges hill away from the town, heading south, and continue for 4 k, around a sharp blind bend, and immediately turn LEFT onto Cusheon Lake Road.  First RIGHT onto Stewart Road.  At stop sign, turn LEFT onto Beaver Point Road, then RIGHT onto Reynolds Road.

Once on Reynolds Road, Stowel Lake Farm is the first habitation you come to on the RIGHT after coming down the steep hill.  Drive in and park by the BARN.

If you need to be picked up at Fulford Harbour, off the 3:00 pm sailing, please let us know.