Top 10 Activities
- Follow the Gold Rush Trail
Drive north along the old Cariboo Waggon Road, now referred to
as the Gold Rush Trail, to the historic gold fields near Quesnel
- Ride the range on horseback.
Participate in a cattle drive at a guest ranch. Or go on a pack-horse
riding adventure in the Chilcotin wilderness.
- Fly-fish in the Chilcotin.
Try your best lures. Fish any of more than 8,000 pristine lakes
and 18,000 km (11,000 miles) of clear cold rivers and streams.
All along 15,000 km (9,300 miles) of coastline.
- Cruise the Discovery Coast
Cruise the scenic Discovery Coast Passage to or from Bella Coola
with BC Ferries. Marvel at towering fjords, wilderness forests,
breaching whales, and ancient archaeological sites.
- Spa in the Wilderness
World class spa and fitness centre located miles away from the
- Catch a rodeo and chuckwagon
Watch the action at rodeos in Clinton, 100 Mile House, Anahim
Lake, Williams Lake, and Bella Coola. And enjoy chuckwagon races,
steer wrestling and barrel racing.
- Go bird-watching.
Tote your binoculars, camera, and bird books to Chilanko Marsh
near Puntzi Lake, and identify more than 52 bird species, including
woodpeckers, hummingbirds, and song birds.
- View wildlife from a canoe
on the Bowron Lake circuit.
Treat yourself to some wonderful days of canoeing at this famous
11-lake, eight-portage circuit, covering 116 km (70 miles) within
a wilderness wildlife sanctuary.
- Go trophy fishing at Quesnel
The "World's Deepest Fjord Lake" hosts kokanee, char,
Dolly Varden, and unique Gerard rainbows, known to reach 8 kg
- Pamper yourself at a resort
For an urban ranch experience, vacation at a resort ranch with
tennis courts, hot tub, pool, and sauna. Pamper yourself with
gourmet dining and deluxe accommodations, sometimes even with
spa facilities and great golf courses too!
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