Union Passage Marine Provincial Park
About This ParkUnion Passage Marine Park provides a large and placid body of tidal water where boaters will find numerous peaceful anchorages and beaches.
Provides a safe and scenic anchorage for boaters travelling along the Inside Passage.
Date Established: June 14, 1993
Park Size: 1,373 hectares
Location and MapsPlease note: Any maps listed are for information only – they may not represent legal boundaries and should not be used for navigation.
Maps and BrochuresAny maps listed are for information only - they may not represent legal boundaries and should not be used for navigation.
- Park Map [PDF 454KB]
Management PlanningManagement Planning Information
- The approved Union Passage Marine Provincial Park Management Direction Statement [PDF 680.38KB].
Activities Available at this Park
Kayaking can be enjoyed in this area, with landing beaches available. Wilderness and backcountry camping is allowed. Kayak rentals are available in Prince Rupert.
Excellent tidal water fishing opportunities for salmon and groundfish. Anyone fishing or angling in British Columbia must have an appropriate licence. Fishing licences are available for purchase in Kitimat and Prince Rupert. Please refer to current fishing regulations.
Hunting is permitted in the park during lawful hunting season. Please check the BC Hunting and Trapping Regulations for more information.
Pets on Leash
Pets/domestic animals must be on a leash at all times and are not allowed in beach areas or park buildings. You are responsible for their behaviour and must dispose of their excrement. Backcountry areas are not suitable for dogs or other pets due to wildlife issues and the potential for problems with bears.
There are opportunities for SCUBA diving in this marine park.
Facilities Available at this Park
No firewood or fire rings are available. If you must make a fire, please keep it minimal. Before you leave, make sure the campfire is extinguished and spread the ashes and rocks about.
Wilderness and backcountry camping are allowed, but no facilities are provided. Marine access only.