Things to Do
Mill Lake, Abbotsford (Picture BC photo)
Abbotsford's self-proclaimed nickname, "City in the Country", says it all.
Urban amenities that include sophisticated dining, shopping and arts venues are set in a landscape of working farms, art studios and refurbished historic communities.
Coupled with its temperate climate, Abbotsford is a year-round destination packed with activities for the entire family including hiking, mountain biking, fishing, and golf. With several provincial parks, rivers and lakes in and around Abbotsford, there are many outdoor activities to experience.
The Circle Farm Tour is one of the best ways to explore the Abbotsford countryside as it weaves along country roads to a myriad of farms selling everything from apples and preserves to gourmet ice cream. Many offer picnic parks, playgrounds and petting barns. The Circle Farm Tour is one of a few driving routes that pass through Abbotsford.