Things You Need to Know about the HBC Trail!
Enjoy a spectacular journey along this historical non-motorized Hudson’s Bay Company Brigade Trail of 1849. This trail, used by the First Nations people, Hudson Bay Fur Traders and gold seekers, is rated moderate and is not recommended for the inexperienced or weak knees. The whole route is about 74 km long […]
All Year Recreation in the Hope and District Recreation Centre.
Hope offers a broad variety of indoor recreation and activities for its visitors and residents. Need to keep up on the cardio, or get indoors on a winter day? Swing by the recreation centre for swimming, fitness classes or drop-in sports and then finish the day with dinner at one […]
Spawning Salmon Viewing Locations
Salmon spend their early life in rivers, then journey to the Pacific Ocean where they grow and mature. Then once they are mature, the salmon make the journey from ocean to their natal river where they spawn on the gravel beds. The salmon soon die and complete their role in […]
Climbing & Bouldering in Hope, Cascades & Canyons
Climbing Hope and the surrounding area has some great climbing and bouldering locations. There are many more locations that are not officially mapped and shared through word-of-mouth, but here are a few that are well known. 1. Yak Peak Description: Yak Peak is great for granite climbing. It’s 6,693 feet tall with […]
5 Places to Experience Backcountry Skiing and Snowshoeing in BC
Skiing & Snowshoeing Backcountry skiing and snowshoeing are very popular sports here in Hope BC because of mountain peaks and trails nearby located just off of Highway 5 (also known as the Coquihalla). Consider hitting a local mountain on a weekday or weekend just a short drive from town. Here […]
Soaring & Gliding in Hope, BC
Soaring & Gliding in Hope, BC Some of the most exciting activities in Hope BC are hang gliding and soaring. As the weather warms up in Hope watch the sky and you’ll see the soon familiar sight of glider planes, hang gliders and small aircraft. Gliding/Soaring Hope BC offers some of […]