Frequently Asked Questions

Get answers to ten of the most frequently asked questions we receive at our Pemberton Visitor Centre.

  • Chevron down What can we see and do in Pemberton?
  • Explore a variety of shops in our VillagePemberton MuseumU-pick farms, 2 golf courseshorseback ridingjet boat trips, hiking, bikingskydiving, parasailing, hot springs, swimming, and more! Adventure Begins Here in Pemberton.

  • Chevron down How do we get to Meager Hot Springs?
  • Meager Hot springs is closed indefinitely due to a large debris flow event at Capricorn Creek in October 2009.

  • Chevron down How do we get to Big Sky Golf Course?
  • Continue east on Highway 99 and turn right on Airport Road. Big Sky is the first course on the right. Get more Big Sky Golf info.

  • Chevron down What is there to see between here and Lillooet?
  • Joffre Provincial Park offers many opportunities for hiking, camping, and mountaineering.

  • Chevron down Where is the closest RV Park with full hook ups?
  • Whistler offers two RV Campgrounds with full hook ups.

  • Chevron down Where can we camp?
  • Nairn Falls, Birkenhead Lake Provincial Park, Forestry Recreation Sites along Lillooet Lake, Duffey Lake, Owl Creek, or private sites at Birken. Get more Pemberton camping info.

  • Chevron down Do you have a trail map for the area?
  • There is one on the wall outside the Visitor Centre. You can also download a Pemberton trail map (in PDF format).

  • Chevron down We want to do a hike. What do you suggest?
  • For a short hike, Nairn Falls has a 1.5 km easy trail, or try the One Mile Lake Loop trail, or a day hike at Joffre lakes.

    For more hikes in Pemberton and the surrounding area, pick up a free copy of the Hiking Trail Map at the Visitor Information Centre.

  • Chevron down We would like to have places to stay; what can you recommend?
  • We have two hotels, one motel, three hostels, and many wonderful Bed & Breakfasts to choose from. Visit our Pemberton accommodation page for more info.

  • Chevron down Do you have a public washroom?
  • Yes, There are a few! First, at the Visitor Centre located on Highway 99 at the entrance to the Village of Pemberton. But beyond our visitor centre, there are public washrooms at Underhill Park, Creekside, the Pemberton Village Office & at the Old Train Station.