Prince Rupert Harbour

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Prince Rupert Harbour
54°19.457'N, 130°18.867'W Chart icon.png
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Prince Rupert is a port city in the province of British Columbia, Canada. Located on Kaien Island, Prince Rupert is the land, air, and water transportation hub of British Columbia's North Coast, and has a population of 12,220 people (Statistics Canada, 2016).


See British Columbia.


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Kaien Island/wiki/Prince_Rupert_Harbour#Kaien_IslandIsland icon Kaien Island [[Prince Rupert Harbour#Kaien Island|Kaien Island]] 54°17.470'N, 130°18.458'W

Digry Island/wiki/Prince_Rupert_Harbour#Digry_IslandIsland icon Digry Island [[Prince Rupert Harbour#Digry Island|Digry Island]] 54°17.518'N, 130°25.009'W


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Prince Rupert Harbour is a port of entry/exit for Canada. For details see Entrance: Canada.


Port of Prince Rubert

Port of Prince Rubert/wiki/Prince_Rupert_Harbour#Port_of_Prince_Rubert
Harbour icon Port of Prince Rubert [[Prince Rupert Harbour#Port of Prince Rubert|Port of Prince Rubert]] DD.dddDD.ddd

Prince Rupert is principally a commercial port, both for cargo and cruise ships. It is a useful base before cruising on to either Alaska and the Queen Charlotte Islands. It is a sheltered, ice-free port.; Tel: +1 (250) 627-8899; Fax: +1 (250) 627 8980; VHF channel XX
Address: Port of Prince Rupert, 200 - 215 Cow Bay Rd., Prince Rupert, BC Canada V8J 1A2

Marinas & Yacht Clubs

Cow Bay Marina

Cow Bay Marina/wiki/Prince_Rupert_Harbour#Cow_Bay_Marina
Marina icon Cow Bay Marina [[Prince Rupert Harbour#Cow Bay Marina|Cow Bay Marina]] 54°19.182'N, 130°19.144'W

Marina has 51 berths. Water, electricity, toilets, showers, laundry, WiFi. Fuel station nearby.; Tel: +1 (250) 622 2628; Fax: +XX (XXX) XXXXXX; VHF channel 66A
Address: 209 Cow Bay Rd., Prince Rupert, BC, Canada V0V 1G0


Outside of harbour

Outside of harbour/wiki/Prince_Rupert_Harbour#Outside_of_harbour
Anchorage icon Outside of harbour [[Prince Rupert Harbour#Outside of harbour|Outside of harbour]] 54°19.361'N, 130°19.812'W


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