Directions to the Copper Fern when traveling the Inland Island Highway #19 (Freeway)

When traveling on the freeway from either the north or the south take Exit 117 onto the Courtenay Connector. Follow the signs toward Courtenay. Turn left at the first traffic light onto Cumberland Road. After approximately 100 m. turn left onto Marsden Road. Travel for 1.5 km. on Marsden Rd. (watch your speed along this straight road – the limit is just 50kph). Look over the farm fields on your left for beautiful views of the Comox Glacier. Stop at the stop sign at Lake Trail Rd. Turn left onto Lake Trail. Travel 150m. and turn left into the fifth driveway (3694-B Lake Trail). You have arrived at the Copper Fern. Time to relax!

Directions to the Copper Fern when traveling from the south (Nanaimo) on Highway #19A – Coastal Scenic Route

Enter the southern outskirts of Courtenay on Hwy 19A (called Cliffe Ave. in Courtenay). At the second set of street lights turn left on to 26th St. Travel up 26th St. to a four-way stop sign and turn right onto Willemar Ave. After 500 m. you will come to a roundabout. Go straight through the roundabout and continue on Willemar Ave. At the four way stop turn left onto Lake Trail Rd.  (Lake Trail Junior School can be seen from the intersection). Pass Trail Bicycles store on your right, then Arden School on your left. After passing through the Marsden Rd. intersection, count five driveways on your left. The Copper Fern is the fifth driveway (3694-B Lake Trail Rd.).  We are just before the Courtenay Costume Shop sign.

Directions to the Copper Fern when traveling from the north (Campbell River) on
Highway #19A – Coastal Scenic Route

Enter the northern outskirts of Courtenay on Hwy 19A. Go straight through each set of traffic lights, following the signs to take you into downtown Courtenay. Go over the 5th St. Bridge and stay on 5th St. which is the main street of downtown Courtenay. Stay on 5th until you come to a sharp left bend (Lake Trail School is directly ahead). At the four-way stop turn right onto Lake Trail Rd. (the school yard is now on your right hand side). Pass Trail Bicycles store on your right, then Arden School on your left. After passing through the Marsden Rd. intersection, count five driveways on your left. The Copper Fern is the fifth driveway on Lake Trail after passing Marsden Rd. The address is 3694 – B.

Driving times to the Copper Fern when traveling the Inland Island Highway #19 (Freeway)

From Victoria: 3 hours

From Duke Point Ferry Terminal (Nanaimo): 1-½ hours

From Departure Bay Ferry Terminal (Nanaimo): 1 hour 10 minutes

Business Details

Contact Information:
Phone: 250-338-6165
Cell: 250-650-7115
Email: info@copperfern.ca

Mailing Address:
3694 Lake Trail Rd.
Courtenay, BC
V9N 9M9

Copper Fern Guest House
Copper Fern Guest House
Copper Fern Guest House