Prince George, British Columbia, Canada is located at the confluence of the Nechako and Fraser Rivers. It is the largest city in Northern British Columbia and referred to as the "Northern Capital of BC". Once a North West Company fur trading post, Prince George today is the commercial, tourism and adventure activity hub of the north.
Activities and attractions most enjoyed in and around Prince George and the surrounding areas includes hiking, birding (birdwatching), golfing, fishing, tubing, boating, canoeing, mountain biking, cycling, wine touring, kayaking, horseback riding, backpacking, off roading, flightseeing, wildlife watching, and (xc) skiing, snowshoeing, heli skiing, ice fishing, snowboarding, downhill skiing, snowmobiling and ice climbing
A few of the more popular activity and sightseeing destinations located in and around Prince George, British Columbia includes the Teapot Mountain Trail, Forests For The World, Giscome Heritage Trail, Fort George Canyon Provincial Park, L.C. Gunn Park, Kiwanis Park, Heritage River Trails, Cranbrook Hill Greenway, Cottonwood Island Nature Park, Eskers Provincial Park, Connaught Hill Park, Moores Meadow, Sugarbowl-Grizzly Den Provincial Park and Protected Area, Tabor Mountain Trails, and the McMillan Creek Regional Park.
The most visited natural sightseeing attractions, historical sites and cultural venues in and around Prince George British Columbia includes the Huble Homestead, Lheidli T'enneh Memorial Park, Prince George Railway Museum, Prince George Playhouse, The Exploration Place Museum & Science Centre, Prince George Symphony Orchestra, Prince George Observatory, Two Rivers Gallery, Theatre North West and the Mr. PG Statue.
Travel services and amenities important to travelers in and around Prince George British Columbia includes accommodations (hotels, motels, lodges, bed and breakfasts (BnB), vacation homes, resorts, cottages, cabins, hotel, backpacker inn), campgrounds, tours, guides, restaurants, laundromat, coffee shops, grocery stores, pubs, liquor stores, gas stations, gift stores, big box stores, casino, wineries, craft breweries, and transportation services including taxi, bus, rail, and the Prince George Airport (YXS).