Hornby Island is home to a tightly knit community of about nine hundred residents and a well kept secret to thousands of visitors.
From Nanaimo, travel North along Hwy 19, until turning off at Exit 101 to Buckley Bay/Union Bay/Royston. Turn right, onto Buckley Bay Rd. before turning right again, towards the Vancouver Island/Denman Island ferry. Once across the ferry travel along the main road for 1.6 Km, before bearing left, which will bring you to the Denman Island/Hornby Island Ferry (about 2 hr 11 min).