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Smithers Blog

“The town is the people and the people are the town.” from "This Town" by Mark Perry

See Smithers through the eyes of a Smithereen and others who visit us here in the Bulkley Valley.  What makes this place special, why do they come, why do they stay and what are the unique and memorable things they recommend for you. 

Made with Love

For sourdough baker Meg Roberts, there’s no better place than the Bulkley Valley

by Malcolm Johnson

Smithers: Mountain Biking via Train

Traveling by train to check out the mountain bike trails in northern BC, Abby Cooper discovers the wild glory of Smithers where it feels like "there are more trails than riders".

by Abby Cooper

6 Photography Spots Around Smithers

Professional photographer Curtis Cunningham shares his favourite photography spots around Smithers.

by Curtis Cunningham

Fishing and Beer

Good livin’ in Smithers, according to Blaine Estby of Smithers Brewing Co.

by Malcolm Johnson

Balanced in Nature

Smithers yoga teacher Yeva Glover shares a few of her local must-dos.

by Malcolm Johnson

Country Chic for Small Town Streets

Caroline Marko shares how quality over quantity makes Smithers a great place to be.

by Malcolm Johnson

Insider Tips for Exploring Smithers in Winter

Rebecca Bollwitt interviews Abby Cooper to discover what the must-do's for a Smithers winter adventure.

by Rebecca Bollwitt

A Deep History of Snowblades in Smithers

A look at the exploding snowblade scene on Hudson Bay Mountain Resort in Smithers.

by Tanner Elliot


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