Mountain Peaks & Towns

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Sunflower Hill outside of Kimberley | Kari Medig

Welcome to BC’s outdoor adventure playground. Head east and discover dramatic mountain scenery and charming mountain towns, where exploring the outdoors is a way of life. Explore further than you have before, from Cranbrook nestled between the Purcells and the Canadian Rockies, to Golden near the Selkirks, and everything in between. For hiking, paddling, mountain biking or hitting the fairways, with plenty of comforts along the way, there is nothing quite like it. Step into the mountain air and see where it takes you.

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Mountain Peaks & Towns Trip Ideas

Hiking, Parks & Wilderness Areas

Finding Golden Larch in British Columbia

Discover the best places to take in this weeks-long fall spectacle in the mountains of BC.

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Mountain Retreat: Cozy Fall Getaways

Fall for British Columbia’s beautiful back garden, with an autumnal adventure in the mountains.

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8 Mountain Towns to Visit
in Southeastern BC

While outdoor adventure attracts people to southeastern BC's mountain towns, it's the thriving culture that captures their hearts. Here are a few...

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#ExploreBC Road Trip: Mountain Peaks and Towns

5 to 7 Days / 1000 km (621 mi)

Mountain adventure road trip with Nathaniel Atakora Martin

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The Kootenay Rockies: An Outdoor Playground
With Great Foodie Finds

The Kootenay Rockies, known for serious adventure, also has a thriving food scene. Discover great coffee, unique restaurants, and great craft...

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5 Reasons to Head to Eastern BC for Mountain Adventure

Explore the towering peaks of southeastern BC and find outdoor adventure around every turn.

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Exploring the Rocky Mountain Trench: From Fernie to Golden

3 to 7 Days / 323 km (201 mi)

Find adventure and relaxation in the Canadian Rockies.

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Biking

The Top 6 Mountain
Bike Trails in Revelstoke

If you haven't already heard, bringing your mountain bike to Revelstoke, BC, is a really good call. Here's where to go when you get here.

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Hiking, Parks & Wilderness Areas

Finding Golden Larch in British Columbia

Discover the best places to take in this weeks-long fall spectacle in the mountains of BC.

Read the Article

Mountain Retreat: Cozy Fall Getaways

Fall for British Columbia’s beautiful back garden, with an autumnal adventure in the mountains.

Read the Article

8 Mountain Towns to Visit
in Southeastern BC

While outdoor adventure attracts people to southeastern BC's mountain towns, it's the thriving culture that captures their hearts. Here are a few...

Read the Article

#ExploreBC Road Trip: Mountain Peaks and Towns

5 to 7 Days / 1000 km (621 mi)

Mountain adventure road trip with Nathaniel Atakora Martin

Explore Road Trip

Breweries, Distilleries & Cideries, Wineries & Wine Tours

The Kootenay Rockies: An Outdoor Playground
With Great Foodie Finds

The Kootenay Rockies, known for serious adventure, also has a thriving food scene. Discover great coffee, unique restaurants, and great craft...

Read the Article

5 Reasons to Head to Eastern BC for Mountain Adventure

Explore the towering peaks of southeastern BC and find outdoor adventure around every turn.

Read the Article

Exploring the Rocky Mountain Trench: From Fernie to Golden

3 to 7 Days / 323 km (201 mi)

Find adventure and relaxation in the Canadian Rockies.

Explore Road Trip

Biking

The Top 6 Mountain
Bike Trails in Revelstoke

If you haven't already heard, bringing your mountain bike to Revelstoke, BC, is a really good call. Here's where to go when you get here.

Read the Article

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