British Columbia RVing stories

Check out the RVing opportunities in British Columbia

With its lush scenery and wide array of tourism hot spots, B.C. is one of the top places for adventure-seeking RVers to visit. Take a hike through vibrant forests, visit innovative shops and historical attractions or camp at a myriad of scenic sites.

Two Rivers Gallery has the appearance of steep sand banks that climb up to a higher bank.
Prince George

Two Rivers Gallery makes for one dynamic outing in Prince George, B.C.

Carolyn Holmes, executive director at Two Rivers Gallery in Prince George, B.C., highlights the imaginative, interactive art

The Royal Alexandra Hall has a high, arched roof with wooden beams stretching across its ceiling. Bright, exquisite chandeliers hang low from up above.
Cranbrook

Cranbrook History Centre: Come for the sublime Royal Alexandra Hall, stay for the choo-choo train

Melissa Roberts, tour guide for the Cranbrook History Centre and Royal Alexandra Hall, recommends touring the trains, hall and dino fossils

The Nk’Mip Desert Cultural Centre in Osoyoos, B.C.
Osoyoos

Osoyoos is a work of art

Already known for its wineries, deserts and rattlesnakes, Osoyoos and the surrounding valley also deserves to be known for its artistic talent and flair.

Blown glasswork found at the Art on 3 Gallery at the at the Christina Lake Welcome & Living Arts Centre in Christina Lake.
Christina Lake

Christina Lake’s unique and wonderful colours

A quick visit to the town’s Christina Lake Welcome & Living Arts Centre will quench any traveller’s thirst for colour, culture and history (and literal thirst as well). 

The Ferry Building and Art Gallery on the West Vancouver waterfront is a heritage structure.
Vancouver

Five ways to experience Vancouver’s artistic flair

Vancouver and the Lower Mainland are home to many art galleries and exhibit centres. Here are five of the most popular.

 
A red wagon with a white linen roof holds passengers as two brown and white Clydesdale horses stroll through Fort Steele
Cranbrook

Travel through time to the 1800s at Fort Steele

Jasmine Beaulac, education co-ordinator for Fort Steele, encourages visitors to come and see this preserved 1800s gold mining town

A couple of Kayakers on Harrison River in British Columbia.
Harrison Hot Springs

Kayaking for RVers—some top paddling locations in British Columbia

Kayaking is one of the most popular pastimes for RVers when they travel through British Columbia. Here are a few of the most highly recommended.

 
Kootenay Gallery of Art has been showcasing art to the rural community of Castlegar for the last 40 years.
Castlegar

Kootenay Gallery of Art in Castlegar has been showcasing art for the past 40 years

Maggie Shirley, curator and gallery assistant for Kootenay Gallery of Art in Castlegar, B.C., highlights the historic gallery’s exhibitions and programs

Qualicum Beach resides on a 19-kilometre stretch of sandy shores.
Parksville and Qualicum Beach

Qualicum Beach: Come for the sand, stay for the art

Blain Sepos, executive director of the Parksville Qualicum Beach Tourism Association, highlights the art and architecture of the region

An archway at the Japanese Garden portion of the Butchart Gardens.
Victoria

Art and architecture in B.C.‘s capital city

From the Butchart Gardens to the Parliament Buildings, Victoria is home to some stunning art and architecture.

Shown is a panoramic view from Canoe Mountain.
Valemount

The best of Valemount, B.C.: Outdoors or indoors, there’s always something to do

Valemount is a community focused on its tourism, with no lack of attractions for RVers.

Vancouver does have beautiful, sunny days.
Vancouver

5 things to do on a rainy day in Vancouver, B.C.

Rain or shine, these 5 Vancouver, B.C., activities will leave you dry and happy

Shown is a beach with a cloudy sky and people walking in the sand.
Campbell River

Beaches and more in Black Creek, B.C.

This peaceful little community is surrounded by beaches and other points of interest.

Fantastic view is a treat while having lunch in the garden at N'k Mip Cellars.
Thompson Okanagan

South Okanagan is a wine lover’s paradise with vineyards at every turn

Wine regions are notorious for their ability to surprise us with new smells and intriguing tastes, and the South Okanagan is no exception.
 
by Louise H. Boyer
a fish dish with asparagus and other veggies on the side
Victoria

Immerse yourself in Victoria’s culinary scene

Choosing a place to eat in Victoria can be overwhelming in a good way.

a chef plating three dishes with gourmet food
Campbell River

Tantalize your tastebuds in Campbell River

Campbell River tempts foodies with trendy restaurants, fresh-caught seafood and agricultural products.


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