Blue River: A Paradise for Tourists


Visitors: 130

Surrounded by mountains on the east and west, the Blue River proves to be a wonder destination for the tourists. The valley and creeks dividing the two mountain ranges has a population of approximately 425 people. It is situated in the Columbia Mountain System known as North Thompson River Valley which is flanked by Monashee Mountains on the east and Cariboo mountains on the west. The community of Blue River resides 681 meters above sea level. You can find this place between Vancouver and Edmonton. Great excitements always await you here. Rivers, streams and forests create that special charm of this place. Many interesting and adventurous outdoor activities are there to do. This part of Canada is thriving on the tourism industry and forestry.

Both winter and summer are favorable time for visiting this place. Tourists from across the globe turn toward this stunning valley to enjoy those exciting activities likes rafting, skiing, boating, hiking and biking. Mike Wiegele's Helicopter Skiing is a business that became very successful which incorporates lodge and many chalets for the visitors.

A nice combination of tradition and modernization pervades the entire Blue River. As for the entertainment, one can resort to many outdoor activities like mountain biking on the miles long trails. North Thompson River is perfect for water rafting. Blue River is also a paradise for skiers. And Eleanor lake right in the center of town offers wonderful opportunities of swimming, fishing in summer and cross-country skiing in winter.


Article Source:

Rate this Article: 
Food and Drink Paradise Orange Paradise
Rated 4 / 5
based on 5 votes

Related Articles:

North India! A Paradise for Tourists

by: Khan Gee (November 20, 2010) 
(Travel and Leisure)

Fly Fishing On The Green River - Paradise Lost

by: Richard Chapo (November 07, 2005) 
(Recreation and Sports/Fishing)

Sony Ericsson T650i Blue - User's Paradise

by: Alice Erin (December 07, 2007) 
(Communications/Mobile Cell Phone)

Hello from the Ottawa River - Learning How to Whitewater Kayak (and How the ..

by: Susanne Pacher (September 23, 2005) 
(Travel and Leisure)

Enjoy the Special Experience of River Tubing on the Comal River

by: Mitch Ballard (April 15, 2013) 
(Travel and Leisure/Outdoors)

Pretty Li River and Gorges Yangtze River Cruises

by: Huiya Chen (April 11, 2008) 
(Travel and Leisure/Cruising)

River Rafting on the Salmon River

by: Kristy Annely (August 26, 2005) 
(Travel and Leisure/Outdoors)

Whitewater Trip Panning: Whitewater River Rafting Main Salmon River Idaho

by: Terry Hughes (December 15, 2005) 
(Travel and Leisure/Outdoors)

Food and Drink Paradise Chocolate Paradise

by: Chang Joan (June 16, 2008) 
(Food and Drink/Chocolate)

Food and Drink Paradise Orange Paradise

by: Chang Joan (July 16, 2008) 
(Food and Drink/Recipes)