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Travelling on our Ferries

Preparing for Your Ferry Journey

Before embarking on your ferry journey, take a moment to familiarize yourself with important information. Stay tuned as we provide further details for your smooth sailing experience

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General
  • Smoking is not permitted on any vessel
  • Drivers must be aware of their vehicle height, width and under-carriage limitations and clearances.
  • The angle of some ferry ramps with the shore ramp may cause difficulties for low clearance vehicles and over-length vehicles such as fifth wheels and motor-homes or long trailers.  Western Pacific Marine Ltd. assumes no risk for the same.
  • The following will be denied passage:
    • Vehicles without valid license plates
    • Vehicles with any excessive oil leaks or with any gasoline leaks
    • Vehicles cannot shut down the engines for the crossing.
    • Any unlicensed vehicles (e.g. dirt bikes and ATV’s) must be transported on a licensed trailer or other licensed transport vehicle.
  • RV/Trailers – road legal are accepted for passage.
  • Any unlicensed vehicles (e.g. dirt bikes and ATV’s) must be transported on a licensed trailer or other licensed transport vehicle.
Motorcycles

There is no priority boarding for motorcycles.

Children and Safety

Children must be accompanied by parents at all times.  Roller blades, skateboards and other forms of self propelled devices are not permitted to operate on the ramps to/from the ferry.

Persons with Disabilities
  • If you require placement close to the washroom or require extra room to exit your car, please stop your car when you board the vessel and request assistance from the deck officer in charge of boarding. 
  • You will have to display a valid “Person with Disability” card and the deck officer will accommodate you as best he/she can.
Pedestrians and Cyclists
  • Foot passengers can walk on at any sailing, and some people leave their cars at the terminal and just enjoy the lake cruise.
  • Foot passengers and cyclists are directed to wait in the appropriate and signed walk-on pre-boarding areas.  Bicycles must be walked on/off the ferry.  Please be mindful of the vehicle traffic embarking and disembarking the ferry.
Pets & Animals
  • Pets are permitted on vehicle deck and must be on a short leash at all times. Muzzles and cages/crates are permitted.
  • Pets are not permitted in passenger compartments.

Get in Touch

We welcome your inquiries and look forward to hearing from you soon. Reach out to us today to start a conversation and explore how we can collaborate together.