Water Activities in Pemberton

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Mountain Rivers, Lakes, Streams & Beaches

Pemberton and area offers a pristine water environment with a variety of great ways to enjoy the H2O.... while relaxing or experiencing the ultimate adrenaline fix!

Swimming & Lakes

Pemberton is a terrific water sports destination. There are sandy beaches around Lillooet Lake at Strawberry Point, Twin One, Lizzie Bay and Driftwood Bay. Mosquito, Anderson, Birkenhead and Gates lakes are also popular swimming locales.

Jet Boat Tours

Visitors can choose from memorable jetboat tours on the Green River by soaring, glaciated mountain peaks and traditional salmon fishing camps, or a Lillooet River rapid run onto the Lower Lillooet to the Skookumchuck hot springs.

Rafting

Green River provides exciting rafting adventures in Pemberton. Whitewater that leaves you grinning from ear-to-ear. Towering mountains that take your breath away. A once-in-a-lifetime journey through pristine wilderness.

Kayaking

Those looking for a wet adventure can try guided whitewater rafting down many of the area's rivers, or lake kayaking, particularly at Birkenhead Lake Provincial Park. Fishers head to this area to catch the multitude of kokanee, rainbow trout, Dolly Varden and cutthroat in numerous lakes and rivers.

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Movie Night
November 27
The Winds of Change will be showing a free screening of the movie 'We Were Children' this Thursday in the Library at 7pm.

2014 Pemberton MADE - Music Dance Art Expression
November 29
Pemberton's 7th annual M.A.D.E. M.A.D.E. stands for Music Dance Art Expression. It is a one night show of all disciplines at the Cottonwood Community Centre.

2015 Pemberton Winterfest - Day 1
January 16
2015 Pemberton Winterfest is scheduled to return with various community and sporting events. NOTE: Dates subject to change. Weather conditions permitting.

2015 Pemberton Winterfest - Day 2
January 17
2015 Pemberton Winterfest is scheduled to return with various community and sporting events. NOTE: Dates subject to change. Weather conditions permitting.

2015 Pemberton Winterfest - Day 3
January 18
2015 Pemberton Winterfest is scheduled to return with various community and sporting events. NOTE: Dates subject to change. Weather conditions permitting.

2015 Nimby Fifty XC MTB Race
May 30
An epic mountain bike race covering many of the world-class single track trails, climbs, and descents that the Pemberton, BC trails are famous for. DATE & DETAILS TO BE CONFIRMED

2014 Whistler Blackcomb Opening Day
November 18
Whistler Blackcomb, North America's number one ski resort, opens November 22, 2014. Get ready to ski this weekend, folks and say a huge thank you to mother nature and the staff at Whistler Blackcomb!

Pemberton Video Highlights
November 17
Two cool videos highlighting Pemberton businesses were released recently. The first video features the boys over at Pemberton Fish Finder on a recent fishing trip to the Birken Head River. The second video has local chef and owner of the Mile One Eating House Randy Jones rockin it out on the Global BC morning show.

Halloween In Pemberton
October 29
Are you looking for a fun way to celebrate Halloween in Pemberton this year? There is tons to do this year, so come on out and celebrate Halloween 2014 with us in Pemberton!

Pumpkin Picking at North Arm Farm
October 27
It's that wonderful time of year again... Pumpkin picking time. North Arm Farm is Pemberton's one stop shop for fresh pumpkin's this year with a vast array of pumpkins and squashes ready and ripe for the picking.

Pemberton Enters Prime Time of Mountain Bike Season
September 29
The Pemberton mountain bike season is currently experiencing its second wind. Thanks to the cool and damp fall weather Pemberton's mountain bike trails firm up and pack down. Learn more!

Sopwith Camel on Display at the Legion
September 24
The Canadian Museum of Flight will have a full scale replica Sopwith Camel on display in Pemberton this Saturday and Sunday. During it's stay the plane will be on display in the Pemberton Legion parking lot.

h'OMgrown Festival
September 08
Pemberton's first ever yoga festival is set to hit town this September 12 - 14. The festival brings together experts in the fields of yoga, nutrition, whole foods, and meditation. Create your own customized schedule choosing workshops that pique your interest.

Horseback Riding In Pemberton
August 27
Horseback riding and Pemberton go hand and hand. Take a ride and enjoy the amazing scenery and back trails you could only access by horse. Several companies offer touring options and can cater rides to your specific needs.

Paddle Boarding at One Mile Lake
August 09
Head out to One Mile Lake for a day of paddle boarding in the sun! Work on your fitness and your tan at the same time..a win win.

Get a FREE SFCS Bag with Early Sign Up
July 30
Pre-register for the Pemberton Slow Food Cycle and get a FREE SFCS bag. You can pre-register online today at the Tourism Pemberton Slow Food Cycle page!

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