Princeton (population 2,677) is a small town in a beautiful setting with a long and colourful heritage.
Visitors are attracted to its natural sights, parks and wildlife. They come for hiking, mountain biking and cross-country skiing and are drawn to discover the town's rich historical and heritage sites.
Princeton is a sprited town, and was named the Gold Medal GamesTown2010 community for demonstrating its passion for sports and healthy living leading up to the 2010 Winter Games.
Set at the forks of the Tulameen and Similkameen rivers, surrounded by dry grasslands and highland plateau country with the Cascade Mountains rising to the west, nature is such a close and constant presence that it's not uncommon to spot deer on residential streets.