Port McNeill, British Columbia

Facts about the Town of Port McNeill

Population: ca. 2,700

Location: 200 kms north of Campbell River and 50km south of Port Hardy. Located on the North East side of Vancouver Island facing the coastal mountains of mainland B.C.

Climate: Temperatures range between 16-20C (60-68F) in the summer, and around 5C (41F) in the winter.
Summer is usually relatively dry, however, precipitation can occur in the form of rain, showers, or drizzle. Foggy mornings are common in mid-August and September.

Photo of Port McNeill
Port McNeill, Vancouver Island, British Columbia

Activities: Nature and wildlife watching tours, whale watching, fishing, caving, Galleries, forestry tours, walking and hiking trails, kayaking, camping, Alert Bay Native village.

Accommodation: Resort accommodation, Hotels, Motels, Port McNeill Bed & Breakfasts.

Amenities: Tourist Info Centre, grocery stores, restaurants, cafes, marine shop, hardware shop, bank, post office, drug store, electronics store, public laundry, tackle supplies, fuel dock at the harbour, boat moorage, liquor store, florist, gas station, auto mechanic.

Close By: Palmerston Reserve Raft Cove San Josef Bay, Port Hardy, Sointula, Malcolm Island, Alert Bay, Cormorant Island, Telegraph Cove