Where Nature is Nurtured
From massive mountain ranges and windswept beaches to rainforests overflowing with life, discover how BC’s diverse landscapes shape our people and culture.
British Columbia’s big backyard inspires introspective personal journeys and unbridled adventures. Our cities, set on the doorstep of the wild, make it easy to step into nature and explore the endless possibilities of the outdoors. Our people connect explorers with unexpected moments that renew the human spirit.
Science has proven that time spent immersed in nature can make us happier, healthier, and less stressed. We call that The British Columbia Effect.
Find connections to the land, the people, and to something bigger than yourself. Explore ancient coastal villages with an Indigenous guide, learn about traditional plant medicines and healing techniques in nature, and more.Learn More
From scenic coastal escapes to cozy mountain hideaways, discover five fall getaways that offer great food and drink, fun activities, and outdoor adventure—all within a short drive of Vancouver.Learn more
Immersing yourself in Indigenous Art and Culture on Vancouver Island is a rewarding experience not to be missed on any fall travel itinerary.Learn more
Discovering new hot springs is a popular way to experience the Kootenays. But of course these thermal springs were discovered long ago by the ancestors of the Ktunaxa First Nation.Learn more
Escape to BC for an autumnal mountain adventure, where you can savour local food and drink, snuggle up under the stars, soak in hot springs, or get cozy in a cabin. Fall is the perfect time to reset with the thrill of exploring somewhere new.Learn More
From city music festivals to country fairs, British Columbia’s calendar is packed with special events.Learn More >
Gain a deeper understanding of how the people and the land are intertwinedLearn More >
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