Canada - British Columbia (PDF Chapter)
This is the British Columbia chapter from Lonely Planet’s Canada guidebook.
Visitors to Canada’s westernmost province should pack a long list of superlatives to deploy here; the words ‘wow,’ ‘amazing’ and ‘spectacular’ will only go so far to describe the mighty mountains, deep forests and dramatic coastlines.
- stretch your legs on the breathtaking 8.8km seawall stroll in Stanley Park
- surf up a storm (or just watch a storm) on Vancouver Island’s wild west coast of Tofino
- slurp some celebrated tipples on an ever-winding winery tour in Okanagan Valley
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Vancouver, Lower Mainland, Burnaby, Fort Langley, New Westminster, Richmond & Steveston, Bowen Island, Sea To Sky Highway, Squamish & Around, Whistler, Sunshine Coast, Gibsons, Roberts Creek, Sechelt, Powell River, Vancouver Island, Victoria, Southern Vancouver Island, Cowichan Valley, Nanaimo, Parksville & Qualicum, Port Alberni, Pacific Rim National Park Reserve, Tofino, Ucluelet, Denman & Hornby Islands, Comox Valley, Campbell River, Strathcona Provincial Park, North Vancouver Island, Southern Gulf Islands, Salt Spring Island, North & South Pender Islands, Galiano Island, Saturna Island, Mayne Island, Fraser & Thompson Valleys, EC Manning Provincial Park, Fraser River Canyon, Kamloops, Sun Peaks, Okanagan Valley, Osoyoos, Oliver, Vaseaux Lake, Penticton, Kelowna, Vernon, North of Vernon, The Kootenays & The Rockies, Revelstoke, Golden, Yoho National Park, Kootenay National Park, Radium Hot Springs, Fernie, Kimberley, Cranbrook, Rossland, Nelson, Cariboo, Chilcotin & the Coast, Barkerville & Around, Bowron Lake, Wells Gray Provincial Park, Chilcotin & Highway 20, Bella Coola Valley, Northern British Columbia, Prince Rupert, Haida Gwaii, Prince George, Stewart-Cassiar Highway and Alaska Highway.
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