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Tourism Powell River Visitors Centre

4760 Joyce Ave, Powell River, British Columbia V8A 3B6, Canada
+1 877-817-8669
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Great info

Stopped in to get info for the area. Staff were helpful, lots of pamphets for all the area. Asked... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Maggieb3
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Olds, Canada
Great visitor center.

Most helpful and provided lots of maps. Also told us about other places that might fit in with our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bjd39
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Freeland, Washington
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Experience 180 kilometers of hiking adventure on the beautiful Sunshine Coast of British Columbia. The Sunshine Coast Trail offers the longest hut to hut hiking experience in Canada!
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  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
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4760 Joyce Ave, Powell River, British Columbia V8A 3B6, Canada
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+1 877-817-8669
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in to get info for the area. Staff were helpful, lots of pamphets for all the area. Asked about other areas and were helpful for that also.

Thank Maggieb3
Reviewed 1 week ago

Most helpful and provided lots of maps. Also told us about other places that might fit in with our activities.

Thank bjd39
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Really good service - friendly & informative staff. Lots of local information and maps. Some nice local items to purchase.

Thank JeanMaryMiller
Reviewed 18 August 2017

We contacted the visitors centre to help us after our confirmed booking of a 2 bedroom cottage at Blue Heron North was abruptly cancelled at the last minute leaving us scrambling to replace 9 nights accommodation in the middle of high season with only 2...More

Thank Careyroad
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We had no idea where to find museums and nature walks in Powell River. These ladies were helpful, friendly and knowledgeable. Great souvenirs at reasonable prices. Free parking in the heart of town.

Thank tiredandtravelled
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Been totally new to Powell River area we needed some guidance and we got it at this wonderful place. They have detailed maps, free internet, list of local hotels/motels, etc. But the main thing, they have very helpful guide who provided lots of assistance in...More

Thank Anna v
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We came in prepared to see the area, had our questions ready, and they answered everyone with enthusiasm. They had some gifts, books, literature, wonderful map. It is the best place!

Thank hlmh201
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Well in June there WERE plenty of young, enthusiastic staff to promote the area! The older ones were enthusiastic too! They showed us their incredible recreation map that is locally produced....I wish every visitor centre had these. Yes, $5 but wow, everything was on it....More

Thank Arcosdad
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

It would be nice to have some young enthusiastic people on board to promote the recreational activities available in the area.

Thank Kevo_1481
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We stopped here for local information, and got great ideas for hikes, etc. Also, we found items for sale, such as shoes, travel mugs, thermoses, etc that had lovely native design and I thought were super great for price. Cute large bear carving at entrance.

Thank Rosemary3333
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