Deep Bay Marine Field Station


Now is a great time to book a class visit for the fall or spring! Visit our booking page to learn more.

Winter Hours

Open Monday - Friday*
10 am - 4 pm

*some exceptions, see Deep Bay Events.

VIU's Deep Bay Marine Field Station aims to future-proof the Canadian shellfish industry

Connect to Deep Bay

Microplastics and Microbeads
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Whale dig 1
Running around Hornby Island 140520


370 Crome Point Rd.
Bowser, BC V0R 1G0



Admission Rates

The cost of admission to the station is:
Adults (18+)        $ 10.00
Students (6 -17)  $ 5.00
Children (up to 5) Free  


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