Burns Lake (population: 2,726) is a small community with much to offer in the way of beautiful scenery and choice of summer and winter outdoor activities.
Fishing, hiking, mountain biking, rock hounding, boating, snowmobiling, cross-country skiing, and guide outfitting are just a few examples. The community hosts numerous colourful festivals and celebrations year-round.
The village is located at the heart of the Lakes District in the centre of the province, an area boasting 4,828km/3,000mi of lake shoreline. It's surrounded by nature, including some of BC's largest freshwater lakes, such as Babine Lake north of town.
Wildlife (including moose, bears and deer) roam the land freely, while cattle and horses live on the many ranches in the southern part of town.