Known for once-in-a-lifetime wilderness tours, Bella Coola has everything your inner explorer needs. From travelling through the Great Bear Rainforest, to discovering rich Indigenous history, to watching grizzlies fish in the Bella Coola River, plus endless outdoor fun.
Top things to do
Explore the Great Bear Rainforest
Adventure to the Great Bear Rainforest, the largest coastal temperate rainforest in the world and keep an eye out for the beautifully rare spirit bear.
Join Kynoch Adventures Bear-Watching Tour and watch majestic grizzly and black bears feed in their natural habitat with an experienced guide, and catch a glimpse of a Kermode bear (spirit bear) if you're lucky.
Surrounded by the Coastal Mountain range and the wide open Chilcotin Plateau sits the remote community of Anahim Lake—perfect for year-round outdoor activities or the perfect place to kick back and take in the gorgeous sights.
Visit the charming city of Williams Lake in Central BC. Located along the historic Cariboo Gold Rush Trail and surrounded by lakes, rivers and forested hillsides, you can discover rich local history and enjoy a wide variety of year-round outdoor activities.
Visit the preserved gold-rush town of Barkerville for an authentic 1860s experience. You can wander around the old town and explore over 100 heritage buildings, including: saloons, museums, churches, homes, blacksmiths, general stores, barber shops, butchers, a Chinatown and more.