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Heli-Skiing & Cat-Skiing, Hotels
Tyax Lodge & Heliskiing is a British Columbia original, sitting on Tyaughton Lake and surrounded by the Southern Chilcotin Mountains. The lodge offers a fusion of luxury and comfort while retaining a rustic and welcoming atmosphere. The area is renowned for outdoor adventure, with an endless trail system providing some of the best alpine biking routes, hiking trails, nature walks, and horseback rides that BC has to offer. Kayaking, canoeing, and stand-up paddle boarding are complimentary to our guests. The resort boasts a beautiful lake view dining room & patio with stunning views, high arched ceilings and a breathtaking stone fireplace. The kitchen features a seasonal Ã la carte menu from a passionate team of chefs. The Spa includes 3 treatment rooms, an infrared and dry sauna, eucalyptus steam room, 22 person outdoor Hot Tub, yoga studio, and therapists who can assist you after sport or during your absorption of tranquility. To experience Tyax fully, book for 2 nights or more.
Biking, Hiking, Horseback Riding & Ranches, Sightseeing, Resorts & Wilderness Lodges
Welcome to Tyax Adventures – Let us share with you the beauty of British Columbia’s South Chilcotin Mountains and ensure you have an unforgettable adventure mountain biking, hiking or horseback riding. Tyax Adventures is an amalgamation of over 55 years of Chilcotin Backcountry Tour experience. Our goal is your complete satisfaction and our team is here to share with you their love for this spectacular area by providing you with a worry free adventure. All of our guides, pilots, wranglers, hosts and staff are chosen because of their passion for adventure and their desire to share that with you! Our wranglers have deep roots in the area going back to the first days of settlement in the Bridge River Valley. They know these mountains like the back of their hand and will share with your their favourite places and choose routes specifically to suit your group. Hikers will be blown away by the variety and abundance of flora & fauna and our guides can point out unique features along the way ensuring you come back with some great information along with all that fresh mountain air. We are proud to have taken the highest number of mountain bikers into the South Chilcotin Mountains Park and our guides can navigate the extensive trail network with their eyes closed! No matter what you’re into we’ve got a trail that you’ll love and our guides can show you the way, hassle free, allowing you more time to relish this singletrack paradise. The South Chilcotin Mountain Park and Big Creek Parks where we operate are special places and we treasure them. As an operator we do our best to keep this beautiful area as clean and pristine as we found it. We use biodegradable products in camps, recycle and remove our waste, use solar power, and we try to limit our footprint to the best of our ability. Each year we try to give back to the area by working to maintain the trails, fix bridges, and acts as stewards for this beautiful playground. Tyax Adventures operates a Dehavilland Beaver aircraft – one of the safest planes ever built to facilitate backcountry adventures. Our pilots are skilled in flying around the coast & mountains of BC and will make sure you have a safe and enjoyable flight. To put it more simply, our small team are all adventurers at heart, no matter what you’re into we are here to show you the best this area has to offer. Come and visit us – and we’ll help you explore this treasured region. Our local knowledge, dedicated staff and personalized service will ensure you experience a safe and hassle-free vacation that you will remember for a lifetime.
Fishing, Hiking, Bird Watching, Cabins & Cottages
On the shores of a timeless glacial lake, historic Chaunigan Lake Lodge offers an unparalleled nature retreat from modern life. Built in the 1950s by adventure fishermen drawn to the lake’s world class rainbow trout fishing, the lodge offers guests a unique escape to the beauty of the Cariboo-Chilcotin region. Rent an affordable lakeside cabin with your family and guests. Paddle the lake, boat, fish, hike, smell the wildflowers, and relax below the stars. Disconnect, reconnect, and rediscover the primal glory of the wild.
Fishing, Hiking, Paddling, Wildlife Tours, Resorts & Wilderness Lodges
Deluxe safari tents with with either king bed or two doubles. The camp is perched on a 450 foot deck 16 feet in the air above the water’s edge. Packages are all-inclusive with three chef-prepared meals daily, guided activities and grizzly bear, eagle and salmon watching in the autumn months. Fishing, hiking, biking, rafting, kayaking and wildlife viewing are included along with transfers.
Hiking, Paddling, Hotels, Resorts & Wilderness Lodges
Retreat Wilderness Inn, an All Season destination, offers intimate four star suites and fabulous service. All accommodations are set within beautifully landscaped grounds with incredible views of Nimpo Lake and the Coast Mountains. Activities available range from hiking and paddle boarding to flight seeing over glaciers and waterfalls … Or X-country skiing to snowmobiling during the winter months … Great retreat venue for yoga, weddings, writing, art, family reunions etc.
Horseback Riding & Ranches, Campgrounds & RV Parks, Resorts & Wilderness Lodges
Horseback Riding & Ranches, Resorts & Wilderness Lodges
The Big Creek Lodge was established in 1985, in the heart of the Chilcotin Country, a remote region in British Columbia, Canada. Under new management since 2017, Shona and Karl are excited to share an authentic Wild West experience with new and familiar faces! The lodge is located approx. 2-hrs drive from Williams Lake Airport. Transfer is available â no rental car needed! We offer a full program of activities, including trail riding, cattle work, cattle drives, and round-ups, plus excellent fishing, wilderness hiking, lariat throwing and much more. When going for a trailride, we will ensure the âbest fitâ! All of the rooms and cabins at Big Creek Lodge have earned a Canada Selected âFour Starâ Rating. The accommodation is in comfortable lodge rooms or private cabins, all with floor heating, hair dryer, private facilities and some with balcony/terrace. The home-style country kitchen serves lovely breakfast, lunch and dinner in a relaxed, family atmosphere.
Hiking, Paddling, Sightseeing, Resorts & Wilderness Lodges
These log cabins are located in the chilcotin on the shore of Whitton Lake. It’s accessible only by float plane and accommodation includes full board and lake amenities. Hiking in pristine alpine scenery. A trip of a life time
Hiking, Paddling, Bird Watching, Cabins & Cottages
EAGLE BEAR LODGE is located in beautiful British Columbia, just in between Williams Lake and Bella Coola. Private traditional log cabins with waterfront views of Eagle Lake and spectacular views of the snow peaked Niut Mountain Range. Enjoy over 22 acres of nature trails. Consider Eagle Bear Lodge your “Wildlife Nature Escape”. Wonderful BC cabin rentals. Activities include Hiking, Canoeing, Birding, Photography, Wildlife Viewing including American Pelicans, Moose, White Tailed Deer, and more…
Boating, Cabins & Cottages, Campgrounds & RV Parks
Beautiful resort on Puntzi Lake. 6 lakefront cabins with full kitchen and bath. Enjoy the beauty from your deck. 15 RV sites, 8 lakefront and 7 pull throughs. Boat rentals, boat launch, laundry, restaurant by reservation, playground, high speed Internet. Great fishing for Kokanee and rainbow trout!
Heli-Skiing & Cat-Skiing, Resorts & Wilderness Lodges
Tucked away in the South Chilcotin Mountains lies the largest log lodge in the West and the home of TLH Heliskiing. Nestled on the shores of Tyaughton Lake with views of snow-covered peaks, experience the advantage of skiing or boarding with only two groups per helicopter. This means virtually no waiting for the helicopter and the ability to ski and board at your own pace. Pair that with great accommodations, gourmet meals and plenty of activities and you get a TLH Heliskiing experience you won’t forget!
Original owner offering guided fly fishing trips for trout, salmon, steelhead, and char in the Squamish and Whistler area for over 19 years. For discerning guests heli-fishing and float plane fly-in day trips are available. Premium fly fishing equipment is provided on all tours along with lunch on full day trips. FFF certified guides on staff. Beginner to advanced anglers welcome. Search “Valley Fishing Guides Squamish” to find our website. Follow our Instagram at valleyfishingguides
Since 1998 Big Canyon Rafting has been making memories happen, rafting down the rivers of the Cariboo-Chilcotin. We run single day trips and mulit-day expeditions with something for everyone – from family float trips to thumping whitewater! We are always getting feedback from our customers about the beautiful scenery, professional guides, amazing rivers, and delicious meals on our trips. We run on a number of different rivers, with trips departing from Quesnel, Williams Lake and Likely, BC.
Fishing, Horseback Riding & Ranches, Paddling, Wildlife Tours, Resorts & Wilderness Lodges
A luxury log cabin resort nestled in the pristine wilderness of Chilko Lake, British Columbia. Discover the unspoiled wonder of the Chilcotin region by horseback, kayak, SUP, lake cruise, fishing trip, ATV, or mountain hike. After your exploration, take a soak in the hot tub set amidst secluded shorelines, snow capped mountains and endless greenery. Finish your day by enjoying the opulence of gourmet meals cooked by our chef, private log-homes and specially selected wines, beers and spirits. You will fall in love with The Chilko Experience.