Outdoor lovers will want to explore B.C.’s Big River Country south of Vanderhoof.
Named after the Nechako, which means “Big River” in the locak Dakelh (Carrier) language, this wilderness area extends from Vanderhoof at its northern boundary to Tweedsmuir Park, including the Entiako, Blackwater and Dean rivers.
This is a land of sparkling lakes and clear rivers, featuring some of the best freshwater fishing anywhere in Canada, and is ideal for wildlife viewing, hunting and more.
A good guide for Vanderhoof and Big River Country can be found at dovanderhoof.com. Be sure to contact tour and facility operators before travelling to see how COVID-19 will impact your future plans.
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