Fort St. John Vacations
Fort St. John, in Northern British Columbia, is a city that around 17,000 people call home.
From here it’s about 260 miles (418 kilometers) to the southeast to Jasper and 320 miles (515 kilometers) to the southwest to Whistler Ski Area.
To enjoy the creative spirit of the locals in Fort St. John, visit some of the museums. Lose yourself within the fascinating exhibits of the Tumbler Ridge Museum Foundation, the Hudson's Hope Museum and the charming North Peace Museum.
To hit the slopes while visiting Fort St. John, get a lift pass for Powder King Mountain Resort or Bear Mountain Ski Hill. These two places offer great entertainment.
Some of the most family-friendly attractions in Fort St. John are Tumbler Ridge Community Centre and the equally enjoyable Fort St. John Rotary Spray Park. Explore, laugh and be thoroughly entertained at these two much-loved destinations for kids of all ages.
One of the best places for a game of golf around Fort St. John is Tumbler Ridge Golf and Country Club. Grab your chequered pants and clubs and challenge the course average, then finish the day in the clubhouse by enjoying a light meal with friendly locals.
Nature lovers will be pleased to discover that Fort St. John also has a few larger nature preserves which offer picturesque landscapes and local native species. To tour one of the most visited local natural reserves, head out to Dinosaur Lake Park.
If you enjoy souvenir and fashion shopping, amble through the stores and stalls that are part of the Totem Mall. This is a vibrant area filled with interesting fashion, quirky accessories, fresh produce and great places to eat.