Rainforest

Wander through ancient groves

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Spirit Bear in the Great Bear Rainforest. Photo: Stephen Harrington

From Haida Gwaii to Stanley Park, British Columbia’s rainforests overflow with raw wilderness. Wildlife calls the rainforest home, sheltering among old-growth giants nearing 2000 years in age. Explore the stories below to see the wild that awaits in BC’s rainforests.

Snowshoeing

Snowshoeing the Ancient Forest in Northern BC

Old cedars are part of what makes snowshoeing the Ancient Forest in Northern British Columbia special.

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Parks & Wilderness Areas

5 Facts About BC’s Unique Temperate Rainforest

Everything in the rainforest is connected, a cycle of life in perfect balance. Check out 5 facts you may not know about BC's temperate...

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Parks & Wilderness Areas

Top Ways to Experience BC’s Wild Landscapes

Explore BC from arid desert and lichen-draped rainforest to glaciated peaks and wide-open grassland.

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Spas & Wellness, Parks & Wilderness Areas

What the Heck is Forest Bathing? 5 Things You Didn’t Know About Shinrin-Yoku in BC

Forest bathing, or shinrin-yoku, is the latest health trend for good reason.

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Wildlife Tours

Bear Watching in the Khutzeymateen Grizzly Bear Sanctuary

The Khutzeymateen Grizzly Bear Sanctuary is the first area in Canada to be protected and has the highest concentrations of grizzly bears in North...

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Adventure & Outdoors, Parks & Wilderness Areas

North Tweedsmuir Provincial Park

A City Girl's Take on Going Remote in Northern BC

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Adventure & Outdoors, Nature & Wildlife

Top 5 Places to Experience the Rainforest in BC

We asked our Facebook fans for their top places in BC to experience the rainforest. Sooke, Bella Coola, Cathedral Grove, Terrace and Pacific Rim...

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Hiking, Wildlife Tours

How to Visit the Great Bear Rainforest in BC: Where to Go and What to Do

Here's what you need to know before you go, including a map of the location, wildlife viewing, and where to see a Kermode (Spirit) bear.

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Snowshoeing

Snowshoeing the Ancient Forest in Northern BC

Old cedars are part of what makes snowshoeing the Ancient Forest in Northern British Columbia special.

Read the Article

Parks & Wilderness Areas

5 Facts About BC’s Unique Temperate Rainforest

Everything in the rainforest is connected, a cycle of life in perfect balance. Check out 5 facts you may not know about BC's temperate...

Read the Article

Parks & Wilderness Areas

Top Ways to Experience BC’s Wild Landscapes

Explore BC from arid desert and lichen-draped rainforest to glaciated peaks and wide-open grassland.

Read the Article

Spas & Wellness, Parks & Wilderness Areas

What the Heck is Forest Bathing? 5 Things You Didn’t Know About Shinrin-Yoku in BC

Forest bathing, or shinrin-yoku, is the latest health trend for good reason.

Read the Article

Wildlife Tours

Bear Watching in the Khutzeymateen Grizzly Bear Sanctuary

The Khutzeymateen Grizzly Bear Sanctuary is the first area in Canada to be protected and has the highest concentrations of grizzly bears in North...

Read the Article

Adventure & Outdoors, Parks & Wilderness Areas

North Tweedsmuir Provincial Park

A City Girl's Take on Going Remote in Northern BC

Read the Article

Adventure & Outdoors, Nature & Wildlife

Top 5 Places to Experience the Rainforest in BC

We asked our Facebook fans for their top places in BC to experience the rainforest. Sooke, Bella Coola, Cathedral Grove, Terrace and Pacific Rim...

Read the Article

Hiking, Wildlife Tours

How to Visit the Great Bear Rainforest in BC: Where to Go and What to Do

Here's what you need to know before you go, including a map of the location, wildlife viewing, and where to see a Kermode (Spirit) bear.

Read the Article

Experience Providers

Whale Watching, Wildlife Tours

Khutzeymateen Wilderness Lodge

Located within this unique Conservancy and Grizzly Bear Sanctuary, the Khutzeymateen Wilderness Lodge is your home and gateway to view these...

Phone: (250) 641-0957

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Indigenous Culture, Hotels, Resorts & Wilderness Lodges

Ocean House at Stads K’uns GawGa

The Ocean House is a 12-room fly-in lodge located on the west coast of Haida Gwaii in a protected area called Stads K'uns GawGa [Peel Inlet]....

Phone: (800) 605-3785

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Paddling, Attractions, Indigenous Culture

Talaysay Tours

Talaysay Tours has been providing tours and authentic cultural experiences since 2002. We have activities, tours and experiences for all ages and...

Phone: (604) 628-8555

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Hotels

Wells Gray Adventures

Phone: (888) 754-8735

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Indigenous Culture, Campgrounds & RV Parks

Lakeshore Resort and Campground

In operation for more than 30 years, we are the largest campground located on the pristine shores of Lake Windermere, BC and is owned and operated...

Phone: (250) 342-6352

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Resorts & Wilderness Lodges

Great Bear Lodge

Great Bear Lodge is located 50 air miles from Port Hardy, British Columbia. The fully self-contained floating lodge is situated at an outstanding...

Phone: (250) 949-9496

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Attractions, Indigenous Culture, Wildlife Tours

Spirit Bear Lodge

Experience an ancient culture, spectacular wildlife viewing, stunning landscapes and reconnect with nature. Immerse yourself in true wilderness on...

Phone: (250) 339-5644

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Cabins & Cottages, Resorts & Wilderness Lodges

Cabana Desolation Eco Resort

Cabana Desolation Eco Resort is a comfortably designed, exclusive eco resort located on an uninhabited island in the heart of Desolation Sound,...

Phone: (604) 483-2160

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