Brokers' Bay (FRK)

Vancouver, British Columbia

Brokers’ Bay is located on the Western end of Granville Island on the south shore of False Creek, facing Creekside Park.

Broker’s Bay houses a number of public docks and marinas that are used by both pleasure craft and commercial vessels and it is also a popular spot to rent a boat, kayak, or a SUP from a number of rental companies. The Granville Island Ferry Dock is also serviced by both the False Creek Ferries and Aquabus.

AMENITIES:
• On the Seawall system
• Bars and restaurants
• Parking
• Public washrooms
• Boat rentals available
• False Creek Ferries & Aquabus access (Granville Island Ferry Dock)

WATER QUALITY
  • Meets water quality standards
  • Current Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on September 12th, 2019. Fraser Riverkeeper updates the status of this beach as soon as test results become available. These results were posted to Swim Guide on at
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MONITORING FREQUENCY

Brokers' Bay (FRK) is sampled weekly from January 1st to December 31st

SOURCE INFORMATION

Fraser Riverkeeper follows the Guidelines for Canadian Recreational Water Quality. The recommended threshold for bathing is a geometric mean of 200 E coli/100mL and a single sample of 400 E coli/100 mL.

A beach is marked Green when geometric mean results are under 200 E.coli / 100 mL water and single sample results are below 400 E.coli/100mL.

A beach is marked Red when the geometric mean results are equal to or above 200 E.coli / 100 mL water or single sample results are above 400 E.coli/100 mL.

A beach is marked Grey when there are no current results or there is no available information.

The geometric mean is calculated based on the 5 last samples. 

The single simple is the weekly sample result.

WATER QUALITY GRAPH

Brokers' Bay (FRK)

Vancouver, British Columbia

WATER QUALITY
  • Meets water quality standards
  • Current Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on September 12th, 2019. Fraser Riverkeeper updates the status of this beach as soon as test results become available. These results were posted to Swim Guide on at
For water quality icon legend, click:   

Brokers’ Bay is located on the Western end of Granville Island on the south shore of False Creek, facing Creekside Park.

Broker’s Bay houses a number of public docks and marinas that are used by both pleasure craft and commercial vessels and it is also a popular spot to rent a boat, kayak, or a SUP from a number of rental companies. The Granville Island Ferry Dock is also serviced by both the False Creek Ferries and Aquabus.

AMENITIES:
• On the Seawall system
• Bars and restaurants
• Parking
• Public washrooms
• Boat rentals available
• False Creek Ferries & Aquabus access (Granville Island Ferry Dock)

MONITORING FREQUENCY

Brokers' Bay (FRK) is sampled weekly from January 1st to December 31st

SOURCE INFORMATION

Fraser Riverkeeper follows the Guidelines for Canadian Recreational Water Quality. The recommended threshold for bathing is a geometric mean of 200 E coli/100mL and a single sample of 400 E coli/100 mL.

A beach is marked Green when geometric mean results are under 200 E.coli / 100 mL water and single sample results are below 400 E.coli/100mL.

A beach is marked Red when the geometric mean results are equal to or above 200 E.coli / 100 mL water or single sample results are above 400 E.coli/100 mL.

A beach is marked Grey when there are no current results or there is no available information.

The geometric mean is calculated based on the 5 last samples. 

The single simple is the weekly sample result.

WATER QUALITY GRAPH



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