Ferry Ride

Travel the Longest Free Ferry in the World

A visit to Queens Bay, Balfour at the Kootenay Lakeview Spa Resort & Lodge wouldn’t be complete without a trip on the Kootenay Lake Ferry. The highly-rated 35 minute journey will take you across Kootenay Lake from Queens Bay, Balfour to Kootenay Bay. Many travelers delight in the scenery and the wildlife, watching osprey and eagles flying over the water.

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If you have any questions, or want to book a special event or make a group reservation, our reservations team is always available by phone at or toll free 1.877.229.4141


Crown Columbia Hotel
Best Western Plus Columbia River Hotel Trail
Surestay Rossland
Kootenay Lakeview Resort