Transportation & Maps
The best way to thoroughly experience Clearwater is by vehicle as outdoor activities are fairly spread throughout the area.
Public transportation and air travel via Kamloops Airport are also options. Clearwater is 126km/78mi from Kamloops, 311km/193mi from Vancouver, 449km/279mi from Seattle, Washington, and 311km/193mi from Jasper, Alberta.
Pick up area maps at the Clearwater Visitor Centre.
Getting to Clearwater is easy. From Kamloops, drive north along Highway 5 (The Yellowhead) through Barriere. From Vancouver, connect to the Highway 5 (Coquihalla) at Hope to Kamloops; or take the Trans-Canada along the Fraser Canyon to Kamloops and connect to Highway 5 (The Yellowhead).
From Jasper, Alberta, take Highway 16 through Mount Robson Provincial Park and connect to Highway 5 though Valemount, then south to Clearwater.