Frequently Asked Questions
Frequently Asked Questions the Village of Queen Charlotte
What is the population of the Village of Queen Charlotte?
The population of the Village of Queen Charlotte is 944. This number represents all those living within the prescribed area from and including the Village of Queen Charlotte to Skidegate Landing.
How do I get there?
Haida Gwaii has regular air service from Vancouver and Prince Rupert and by Ferry service from Prince Rupert.
See Getting Here for more information.
What is the weather like?
Haida Gwaii enjoys a temperate climate year round with temperatures ranging from 0 to 25° C (32-77° F) and rainfall similar to that of Vancouver. (52 inches or 133 cm annually)
Is there a sani-station?
Yes, the Village of Queen Charlotte has a sani-station located in a pull-out along Oceanview Drive (the main road through town) between 5th and 6th Streets.
Are there any campgrounds within the community?
Yes, there are two public campgrounds to the west of the town: Haydn Turner Park is on Cemetery Road and Kagan Bay campground is located further west on Honna Road. There are two privately owned campgrounds – The Bunkhouse and Joy’s Camping. The level of services available at campgrounds varies.
See Accommodations under The Business Directory for contact information.