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K’nabiyaaxl/Ashdown Conservancy is only accessible by boat and is located about 40 km south of Hartley Bay and 120 km southwest of Kitimat. Ashdown Island is located at the south end of Whale Channel, between Princess Royal Island, Gil Island and Campania Island.

  • Reference: Marine Chart #3724 (Caamano Sound and Approaches).
  • Reference: 1:50,000 scale Topographic Map #103 H/3 (Gil Island).

Kitimat Visitor Information Centre: 

PO Box 214 
2109 Forest Avenue 
Kitimat, BC, Canada   V8C 2G7 
250-632-6294 or 1-800-664-6554