Welcome to the Village of Tahsis Community Profile
Tourism & Recreation
Sport Fishing
Business Services
Business Opportunities
Accommodation
Dining & Food Services
Outdoor Recreation
Maps & Transportation
Event Facilities
History & HeritageGuides and Maps on Tahsis: Printable PDF Files
Community Services
Education
Service Organizations
Municipal Information
Future of Tahsis
First Nations
Regional Information
Site Map

Welcome to the Village of Tahsis Community Profile
Tourism & Recreation
Sport Fishing
Business Services
Business Opportunities
Accommodation
Dining & Food Services
Outdoor Recreation
Maps & Transportation
Event Facilities
History & HeritageGuides and Maps on Tahsis: Printable PDF Files
Community Services
Education
Service Organizations
Municipal Information
Future of Tahsis
First Nations
Regional Information
Site Map

Welcome to the Village of Tahsis Community Profile
Tourism & Recreation
Sport Fishing
Business Services
Business Opportunities
Accommodation
Dining & Food Services
Outdoor Recreation
Maps & Transportation
Event Facilities
History & HeritageGuides and Maps on Tahsis: Printable PDF Files
Community Services
Education
Service Organizations
Municipal Information
Future of Tahsis
First Nations
Regional Information
Site Map

Welcome to the Village of Tahsis Community Profile
Tourism & Recreation
Sport Fishing
Business Services
Business Opportunities
Accommodation
Dining & Food Services
Outdoor Recreation
Maps & Transportation
Event Facilities
History & HeritageGuides and Maps on Tahsis: Printable PDF Files
Community Services
Education
Service Organizations
Municipal Information
Future of Tahsis
First Nations
Regional Information
Site Map

Welcome to the Village of Tahsis Community Profile
Tourism & Recreation
Sport Fishing
Business Services
Business Opportunities
Accommodation
Dining & Food Services
Outdoor Recreation
Maps & Transportation
Event Facilities
History & HeritageGuides and Maps on Tahsis: Printable PDF Files
Community Services
Education
Service Organizations
Municipal Information
Future of Tahsis
First Nations
Regional Information
Site Map

Maps & Tranportation Tahsis, Vancouver Island

Tree to Sea Drive Water Transport Air Transport Maps

The Village of Tahsis has access by road, water taxi & passenger ship, helicopter and seaplane. Tahsis receives mail and delivery services on business days by Canada Post and Purolater Courier. ICAN Transport delivers Friday by refrigerated truck.

Tree to Sea Drive
The Tree to Sea Drive between Gold River and Tahsis is a 64 Kilometer road classified as a gravel road by the Department of Highways. The road has received extensive upgrading over the last 4 years; 25% of the road has seal coat paving. The road is 2 lanes throughout, with the exception of several one lane bridges. The road has 2 summits — one at Bull Lake and one at Presidents Tree (The Big Tree) on the Tree to Sea DriveMalaspina Lake — which experience snow cover in mid winter. The road is well maintained and open year round. The road takes an average of 1 hour 20 minutes to traverse. Transport vehicles, cars and light trucks use the road. Logging traffic is present on the roads during the week, and wildlife such as deer, elk and bear can be on the road at any time.

Campbell River Info Centre carries a Tahsis brochure with the Village Map and a map of the Tree to Sea Drive showing the location of pullouts with panoramic views and picnic spots. A large cedar sign showing the road and scenic highlights is stationed at the Gold River Info Centre.

Water Transport
Small pleasure craft can dock at Westview Marina, Nootka Sound Marina, or may dock for short periods at the Municipal Dock or Maquinna Resort.

Facilities for Tall Ships now exist at Westview Marina. Facilities for Cruise Ships are available at the Deep Sea Dock beside Westview Marina. Barge docking is available at the Industrial Site and the Deep Sea Dock.

Water Taxi service is available from several local operators. Please refer to the Village business listings, Marine Services: www.villageoftahsis.com/services

M.V. UchuckM.V. Uchuck Nootka Sound Service Ltd.
P.O. Box 57, Gold River B.C. VOP 1GO
Ph: (250) 283-2325 Fx: (250) 283-7582
Website: www.mvuchuck.com

The M.V. Uchuck out of Gold River offers tours and passenger service from Gold River to Friendly Cove, Zeballos, Tahsis and other water access communities in Nootka Sound and Esperanza Inlet..

Air Transport
Tahsis has a heliport, and seaplane service by Air Nootka of Gold River and Sound Flight of Renton. Campbell River Airport and Comox Valley Airport provide the closest airplane service.

Air Nootka
P.O. Box 19, Gold River, BC, V0P 1G0
Ph: (250) 283-2255
Website: www.airnootka.com
Air Nootka Ltd. is a float based airline that serves the west coast of Vancouver Island. Air Nootka flies from Gold River to Kyuquot and will stop in Tahsis on request. Air Nootka offers charter services for up to 9 passengers from other areas of Vancouver Island or Vancouver.

Sound Flight Pilot Brad PattisonSound Flight Inc.
300 Airport Way, Renton, WQ 98055
Ph: (425) 254-8063
Website: www.soundflight.net
Sound Flight Inc. is a US Airline based in Seattle and specializing in flights to the remote areas of the west coast of Vancouver Island, and offers 3 flights weekly between Seattle/Renton and Tahsis.
Summer Schedule: Late June to September 10th.
Winter Schedule: Charter service available

Tahsis Heliport
The Tahsis Heliport features 2 Helipads and a reception building with washroom.
Village of Tahsis
Ph: (250) 934-6344

Campbell River Airport - CYBL
#1 - 2000 Jubilee Parkway, Campbell River, BC, V9H 1T5
Ph: (250) 923-5012
Campbell River Airport is serviced by Pacific Coastal Airlines and Helijet.

HeliJet International Inc.
5911 Airport Road South
Vancouver International Airport, Richmond, BC, V7B 1B5
Toll Free: 1-800-665-4354 Ph: (604) 273-4688
Website: www.HeliJet.com
HeliJet has three direct return flights daily between Campbell River and Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (Sea-Tac).

Pacific Coastal Air
Suite 117 - 4440 Cowley Crescent, Richmond, BC, V7B 1B8
Toll Free: 1-800-663-2872 Ph: 604-273-8666
Website: www.pacificcoastal.com
Pacific Coastal Airlines offers a year round connection between Campbell River and Vancouver, and Comox with Vancouver.

Tahsis Heliport and Reception BuildingComox Valley Airport -CVAC
1250 Knight Rd, Comox, BC, V9M-4H2
Website: www.comoxairport.com
Comox Valley Airport is serviced by Pacific Coastal Air and by WestJet.

WestJet
5055 11th Street N.E.Calgary, AB, T2E 8N4
Calgary Calling Area: (403) 250-5839
Toll Free: 1-888-WESTJET (1-888-937-8538)
Website: www.westjet.com
Canadian connections to Comox: WestJet connects Campbell River across Canada to Calgary, Edmonton, Fort McMurray, Gander, Halifax, Hamilton, Kelowna, Moncton, Montreal, Ottawa, Regina, Saskatoon, Thunder Bay, Toronto, Windsor and Winnipeg
US connections to Comox: Ft. Lauderdale, Los Angeles, Orlando
International connection: London

Maps
To get a printable copy of a map, click on the links below for either a PDF or GIF copy.

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Ph: (250) 934-6344 Email: admin@villageoftahsis.com