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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Pemberton Farmers’ Market
October 08
The Pemberton Farmers' Market is back for the third year! Come on out every Wednesday to get the Valley’s best organic fruits and veggies, baked goods, and crafts.

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. This provides riders the ideal conditions they need to make hard cuts, and quick maneuvers without worrying about a loose trail.

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!

2014 IRONMAN Canada Cheer Zone
July 23
Join us at the Pemberton & District Community Centre this Sunday, July 27 and help us cheer on the participating athletes in IRONMAN Canada. Watch live coverage on the 'big screen' and cheer on the athletes as they ride by during the biking portion of the event.

FAQ for Pemberton Music Festival
July 14
We had some questions about Pemberton Music Festival that we wanted answered! So we made some calls and compiled a list of the most frequently asked Pemby Fest questions. Here are the answers.

Pemby Fest Check List
July 08
The Pemberton Music Festival has just released a memo outlining everything from where to park, how to pick up wristbands, how to get to the festival, shuttle info and much more.

Liquor Sales Approved at Farmers Market
July 08
As of June, 21st it became official that beer, wine, cider and spirits could be sold along other products at local farmer's markets. Cool news Pemberton Distillery as they have a brand new venue to sell their products.

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