Calling all adventure seekers! Explore beautiful British Columbia with thrilling trips with BC Transit for the wild at heart. What are you waiting for?
Take a tour of BC’s oldest surviving salmon cannery, the North Pacific Cannery, and learn why this spot is a local favourite. Once you’re finished, get ready for a hike of the Tall Trees or Butze Rapids Interpretive Trail. Head back into town for some window shopping in Cow Bay and grab some lunch at Breaker’s Pub!
Soames Hill is the first stop on your Sunshine Coast adventure. It’s an uphill hike to the summit, but your hard work will be rewarded by beautiful views of Howe Sound and the North Shore Mountains! Grab a brew and a bite at Tapworks Brewing Company before renting kayaks from Sunshine Kayaking. Finish off the day by paddling through the water and enjoying the views from sea-level!
Cast your line in the Somass River in the hopes of landing a trophy steelhead, or wander the area’s beautiful park along the river. Catch some views at the Harbour Quay clock tower, then head east to wander through Vancouver Island’s serene second growth forest. Finally, relax with a glass of west coast craft beer at Twin City Brewing.
Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen
Begin your adventure by renting bikes in Penticton and catching a ride to Creek Park in Naramata. Lock your bike at the park entrance before embarking on a short hike to the beautiful Naramata Falls, then head to Naramata Pub & Grill to fuel up. Finally, hitch a ride on the bus up to the stunning Kettle Valley Railway trail to enjoy a downhill ride back to Penticton.
Take the plunge with Pacific Pro Marine Adventures or UB Diving, offering snorkelling and diving in the Georgia Strait. Explore the trails at Simms Millennium Park and kick back with a pint at Gladstone Brewing Company.
Are you ready to ride and seek? Hitch your bike to the bus and ride out to Harrison Hot Springs. Take a scenic ride along the lake over to Sasquatch Provincial Park and rent a canoe, or simply enjoy the view.
Seek serenity in the evening as you relax post-bike ride in the soothing Harrison Hot Springs Public Pool.
Explore the hidden gems of Prince George beginning with the majestic Forest for the World, just outside the city. With over 15 KMs of trails to discover, bring your mountain bike or your best trail-running shoes!
Back in the city, pack some protein bars and get ready to rock at OVERhang Climbing Gym. Local climbing experts will show you the ropes and prepare you for future adventures.
Head down to Lheidli T’enneh Memorial Park and explore the Heritage Trails. Meet up with fellow adventurers to swap travel tales over dinner and drinks at your favourite local restaurant.
Surf’s up! Hop on the bus out to Kal Beach and pick up at paddleboard from Kalavida Surf Shop. After hitting the waves, relax with a snack on the beach before taking your day to new heights at The Rock Garden Climbing Center. Or unwind with a stroll around the Japanese gardens at Polson Park. Quench your thirst with a pint of your favourite beer at Marten’s Brewpub.
Can’t get enough of BC’s beautiful waters? Suit up and book a whitewater rafting adventure at Nelson Whitewater Rafting. Meet at Nelson Whitewater Rafting where you’ll be transported to the start of your excursion down Slocan and Salmo River. For a more leisurely pace, you can rent a kayak or paddleboard at Nelson Paddleboard and Kayak Rentals.
If you’re feeling up for more thrilling adventures, fuel up on comfort food before making your way to Kokanee Creek Provincial Park. Hike around the park, kick back on the sandy beaches, or whip around the forest on a zipline tour! Or, choose to stay within downtown Nelson and head over to Gerick Cycle and Ski. Rent a bike and explore the charms of the city. Reward yourself for an action-packed day with a refreshing drink before heading home.