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Winter Recreation

Posted by on Apr 19, 2012 in Things to Do in Fort St. James | 0 comments

Winter Recreation

Don’t hide indoors this winter! You’ll miss a million opportunities for fun in our area. Ski downhill or cross country, go tobogganing or tubing to relive the thrill of your youth, take a wild snowmobile ride, indulge in a few hours of ice-fishing, challenge the back-country trails on snowshoes, or take a dog-sled ride through beautiful, unspoiled scenery. Murray Ridge Ski Hill Murray Ridge Ski Hill in Northwest BC is open to downhill skiers and snowboarders, and is known for great powder and sunny days. Murray Ridge offers 22 alpine runs with a vertical drop of 1,740 ft and a base...

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Stuart Lake

Posted by on Apr 19, 2012 in Things to Do in Fort St. James | 0 comments

Stuart Lake

The lake is a popular recreation destination for many locals and visitors but what makes Stuart Lake even more special is that it is part of a chain of lakes extending over 300 kilometres long connecting Stuart with the Trembleur and Takla Lakes. Together the lakes provide some of the best rugged wilderness scenery in the north of BC via lakes and rivers. The remote, untouched country is a transportation route explored by mostly boaters and canoe enthusiasts. It is also a route explored by Salmon. The Stuart-Trembleur-Takla Lake System is BC’s longest migration route for Salmon. The...

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Golfing in Fort St. James

Posted by on Mar 9, 2011 in Things to Do in Fort St. James | 0 comments

Golfing in Fort St. James

Stuart Lake Golf Course Fort St. James is home to the Stuart Lake Golf Course. This public 9-hole golf facility at Stuart Lake Golf Course offers spectacular views of Stuart Lake. Open seasonally from April to September. Location P.O. Box 158 Fort St. James, BC V0J 1P0 Phone: 250-996-8338 Regional Courses Fraser Lake – Molyhills Golf Course For the golfer looking to play a challenging course in a wilderness setting, Molyhills Golf Club is a favourite. Located on the east end of Francois Lake, near the Stellako River, Molyhills is a challenging and hilly, 18-hole course. The course is in...

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