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 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.