Chilliwack (population: 80,000) is located south of the Fraser River in the Fraser Valley, 105km/65mi east of Vancouver.
The Great Outside
The community bills itself as "The Great Outside," and lives up to that claim with a wide variety of outdoor recreational opportunities.
For both the down-to-earth citizens of Chilliwack and visitors from around the world, activities like golf, world-class freshwater fishing, hiking, and river rafting are perennial favourites.
Things to Do
Whether it's admiring flowers at the internationally renowned Minter Gardens, watching birds at the Great Blue Heron Reserve, boating on Cultus Lake, or catching a rodeo show at the Chilliwack Heritage Park, there are plenty of attractions. In the historic downtown core, a selection of stylish dining and shopping options is also emerging.