Cache Creek, British Columbia (BC) Canada is a community situated in a valley on the shores of the Bonaparte River. It rests at the junction of Hwy #1 (Trans Canada Hwy) and Hwy #97 and is surrounded by rolling desert hills. The community has a long history spanning throught the early Gold Rush era of British Columbia. Today, it celebrates horseback riding, off roading, fishing and so much more.
In the early days, Cache Creek, was a destination community for miners, fur traders and for the First Nations people. The origin of Cache Creek comes from the stories dating back to the 1800's. The story goes that a hidden cache depot once used by the fur traders of the Hudson's Bay Company (or was it the North West Company) was once located in the region.
In the summer months people enjoy Cache Creek BC adventures like golfing, hiking, boating, camping, river kayaking, mountain biking, off roading, fishing, dirt biking, ATVing, canoeing and horseback riding. In the winter months, after the snow falls, the community enjoys snowshoeing, cross country skiing, snowmobiling and ice fishing.
Here are a few of the more popular Cache Creek BC adventure destinations. A popular provincial park in the region is the Marble Canyon Provincial Park. A geological destination park located in a limestone canyon. Nearby is another provincial park named the Juniper Beach Provincial Park. This park rests on a river, next to some train tracks for all you railway buffs.
The Cache Creek downtown core lines the highway and includes many of the amenities necessary for travelers. Some of the amenities include accommodations (motels, resorts, campgrounds), grocery store, gas stations, banks, restaurants, retail stores, pubs, liquor stores, internet access, gift store, cell service and coffee shops.