The Vancouver, Coast & Mountains region is a diverse blend of four unique geographical areas, from urban sophistication to natural, unspoiled landscapes.
Vancouver Island is a paradise of tranquil islands, pristine coastlines and emerald forests.
BC’s interior Thompson Okanagan region is a four-season destination of stunning beauty, rich in both culture and history, and boundless outdoor adventure.
Pristine natural beauty, rich history, fascinating Aboriginal culture, genuine people; Northern British Columbia has it all.
The Cariboo Chilcotin Coast is all about outdoor adventure, unique communities and interesting characters.
The Kootenay Rockies region is a spectacular mountain-oriented destination situated in the southeast corner of British Columbia.
Vancouver is the perfect dichotomy, as cosmopolitan as it is natural.
Richmond is more than just the home of Vancouver International Airport (YVR); here, unique experiences go far beyond arrivals and departures.
North of Vancouver along the scenic Sea-to-Sky Highway, Whistler blends the charm of an alpine village with the amenities of the most sophisticated urban centre.
As the province’s capital, Victoria’s vibrant urban centre blends seamlessly with neighbouring, quaint communities and rolling landscapes.
Backdropped by mountains, Kelowna is a sanctuary of pristine lakes, pine forests, abundant gardens, orchards and vineyards, sandy beaches and superb amenities.
Set at the confluence of the North and South Thompson rivers, Kamloops is ideally situated in the heart of British Columbia.
With the highest diversity of distinct First Nations in Canada, British Columbia is rich in Aboriginal culture.
Whether you want to sip a cappuccino in a luxury hotel or press your own coffee beside a mountain lake, BC has accommodations for every wish and budget.
Sophisticated galleries and museums are just the start of your cultural experience in BC.
There are few places on Earth that offer as diverse and delicious a local culinary scene as BC.
In BC, eating right and living well is part of our lifestyle.
When it comes to finding offbeat and quirky fun in Canada’s westernmost province, you need only to pack a sense of adventure.
British Columbians are known for working hard and playing even harder, and our natural playground offers an abundance of opportunity to do just that.
Canada’s vast wilderness is only a short drive from anywhere you find yourself in BC.
With ski runs that descend from the alpine, cat- and heli-ski operations galore, and endless outdoor play, we make winter count in BC.
From beaches to bungee jumping and everywhere in between, you never know where you’ll find yourself in BC.
With 500,000 square kilometres (193,051 square miles) of space to play, Northern BC boasts premier wildlife viewing and recreation opportunities in more than 60 provincial, national and marine parks and wildlife refuges. It is here in these treasured environments that you’ll bear witness to globally unique eco-systems and cultural heritage treasures.
Experience thundering waterfalls, dinosaur discoveries, whales and grizzly bears, remote hot springs and monumental First Nations art. Put yourself in the picture: fishing in pristine streams, skiing deep powder, hiking scarcely seen alpine or rafting mountain rivers.
Your journey to Northern BC begins the moment you open your mind to the magic of one of the world’s last true wildernesses.
Susan Clarke Hubbard
Regional Media Relations Representative
Northern BC Tourism
1274 Fifth Avenue
Prince George, BC V2L 3L2
Phone: 250-561-0432 ext 1
Home to one of the largest exhibits of dinosaur footprints in Canada, Northern BC’s Tumbler Ridge has etched its reputation in, well, stone.
Spring. It’s that enchanting time of year when skiers and snowboarders soak up the warming sun and hikers lace up for early-season exploration in the wild.
From the waveswept drama of the Wickaninnish Inn on Vancouver Island’s rugged Pacific coast to the slopeside luxury of Araxi or Bearfoot Bistro in Whistler, British Columbia offers a banquet of unforgettable dining experiences.
If you love all things porcine, then you’re bound to savour what’s in the smoker at Prince George’s Copper Pig Bbq & Social House.