The Powell River Queen. Photo by Scott Arkell/BC Ferries

The Powell River Queen. Photo by Scott Arkell/BC Ferries

Training exercises will cause cancellations on Quadra Island – Campbell River ferry route

Two sailings each way will be affected on November 4th and 5th

Annual operational drills are scheduled to take place on BC Ferries’ MV Powell River Queen on Thursday, November 4 and Friday, November 5.

The ship, which services the Campbell River – Quadra Island route, will not pick up passengers from Quathiaski Cove (Quadra) at 8:00 p.m. or 9:00 p.m. on both days. Return routes departing Campbell River at 8:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. will also be cancelled on both days.

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Regular sailings will resume with the 10:00 pm departure from Quathiaski Cove (Quadra).

For the most up-to-date sailing and departure information, customers can follow @BCFerries on Twitter, visit its website at, or call toll free at 1-888-223-3779.

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