Situated in the scenic Bulkley Valley, and surrounded by majestic mountains ranges, Smithers is a perfect settling for visitors to enjoy the splendors of BC’s Northern Interior. Located between Prince George and Prince Rupert on Highway 16, it offers modern accommodation, great shopping, airport and heliport, and recreational facilities including 2 golf courses, an indoor pool, ice arena and curling rink.
Within a radius of a few kilometres is every conceivable outdoor activity, including excellent hiking, rock hounding, bird watching, water sports, and hunting. Fishing is fabulous in the area, whether enjoying the world class steelhead fishing in our rivers, or fishing in one of the numerous lakes. Winter recreation includes cross country and downhill skiing, dog sledding, snowmobiling, skating, and curling.