Visitor Services and Contact

The Vanderhoof Visitor Centre offers convenient and friendly information to visitors coming to the Heart of BC. The Vanderhoof Visitor Centre can help you find something that suits your needs. We provide:

Information road conditions, and tourist alerts

Stay informed about the road ahead – stop in and talk to our Visitor Centre staff.

Information about local accommodation, dining, attractions, and outdoor adventure

We have a number of Tour Cards for our local area Рso if you need a walk and only have an hour or two to stop, Vanderhoof is the perfect place! Be sure to ask about fun activities for the children in the Vanderhoof area while you are here. Download our Tourist Brochure for information about all the sites and things to do in our area, or visit our Downloads and Links page to view all the tour cards, brochures and maps that are available at the Vanderhoof Visitor Centre.

Assistance with trip planning

If you are looking for information about other stops along your way, we have a large number of brochures and pamphlets regarding other communities and attractions in northern BC.

Maps for sale

Lost your map, or heading far a long trip? Stop in at the Visitor Centre to get all the maps you need for your trip.

Souvenirs for Sale!!

The Visitor Centre offers a wide selection of Vanderhoof Souvenirs. We have 9 Different Canned Critters, Vanderhoof Key Chains, Postcards, Vanderhoof Hats, Vanderhoof T-Shirts, Local Written Books and Provincial and National Maps. Come get your Vanderhoof Souvenirs today at our great low prices!!

We are located at…

At the Geographical Centre of British Columbia… turn into Vanderhoof at Highway 16 and Burrard Ave. Cross the railroad tracks and the Visitor Centre is immediately on the left. Take a quick left into the parking lot, or park your RV in the Co-op Mall parking lot on the right after the railroad tracks.

2353 Burrard Avenue
Vanderhoof, BC, V0J 3A0

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Hours of Operation

June – August:
Monday-Friday 9:00am-7:00pm
Saturday-Sunday: 9:00am-5:00pm

September – May:
Monday-Friday: 9:00am-12:00pm (closed for lunch)  1:00pm-5:00pm


Executive Director: Spencer Siemens:

Executive Assistant: Chelsay Christian:

General and Travel-Visitor Inquiries:

Telephone & Fax

Toll Free within Canada: 1-800-752-4094
Phone: 250-567-2124
Fax: 250-567-3316

Mailing Address

PO Box 126
Vanderhoof, BC, V0J 3A0