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British Columbia

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British Columbia offers laid back cities and tons of rugged, outdoor adventures like hiking, snowboarding, kayaking, white water rafting, mountain biking and camping. And of course, plenty of partying opportunities. In addition to Vancouver, don’t miss Vancouver Island, Kelowna and Whistler.

Vancouver

Located just across the border from Washington State, Vancouver is known for its natural skyline of towering snow-capped mountains...MORE

Vancouver Island

The adventure starts with your trip to Vancouver Island, whether you go by ferry, seaplane or backpacker tour...MORE

Kelowna

Located about midway between Banff and Vancouver, Kelowna makes a natural stop-over...MORE

Whistler

Whistler/Blackcomb is ranked as the best ski resort in North America...MORE

Powell River

On the Sunshine Coast of  mainland BC,  where the mountains, lakes and oceans meet, this vibrant coastal town is 88 miles/5 hours north of Vancouver via car and two ferries or a 1.5 hour ferry ride from Vancouver Island.

Fernie

This Canadian Rocky town is located in the Elk Valley, 3hrs from Calgary, 4hrs from Banff and 10hrs from Vancouver. Greyhound stops here from Vancouver or Calgary. The Raging Elk Hostel says “Winter is powder time in the Fernie and the Elk Valley. Huge snowflakes float down from the heavens, blanketing the Elk Valley and creating our winter playground.”
 


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