Our Community

Hope, Cascades & Canyons has a vibrant culture that celebrates the arts and local artisans. Learn about Hope’s culture by visiting the museum, art gallery or Japanese Friendship Garden. Take a stroll through town and view all of our 30+ chainsaw carvings and find out why we are tagged The Chainsaw Capital.





Hope, Cascades & Canyons has educational facilities and programs to serve everyone in the community. Grade schools to adult programs are available. Would you like to learn or teach in Hope?

Education Services

Family Programs

Hope, Cascades & Canyons has numerous programs that invest in young people. The community offers activities and programs to help children develop, youth prosper and parents connect with other parents. Find a program that meets your needs.

Community Services
Local Events


There are many groups to join in Hope, Cascades & Canyons. Whether you are interested in theater, music, spirituality or sports, there is a place for you to exercise your passions. Hope is also home to local clubs such as Fraternal Order of Eagles, Rotary Club and Legion Club…just to name a few!

Community Services

Health & Wellness

Be well in Hope, Cascades & Canyons! And here are some organizations, businesses and medical connections that will help you be well or get well.  

Health & Wellness
Health Services

Hope, Cascades & Canyons History

Hope, Cascades & Canyons can trace its roots back 8,000-10,000 years ago with the Sto:lo FIrst Nations settlements.Then the area was transformed by the HBC Trail and the Fraser Valley Gold Rush in the early 19th century. It is now the transportation hub for the province with 4 major highways converging in one place.

Indigenous Culture
Historic Locations

Transportation & Maps

Hope, Cascades & Canyons is located within a 90 minute drive on Highway 1, 153km/716.4m east of Vancouver and a three hour drive from Seattle, Hope, Cascades & Canyons is a gateway destination to the heart of British Columbia, a featured stop along several interesting driving routes and a beautiful place to settle down!

Transportation Info
Current Conditions
Auto Services
EV Stations
Stop by the Hope Visitor Centre to Plan Your Trip to Hope, Cascades & Canyon!
Visitor Centre