Micro Location « Mt Pemberton


Pemberton is a spectacular 28-minute drive north of Whistler Resort, accessible directly off Highway 99. The Village of Pemberton, nestled at the foot of majestic Mt Currie, is the hub of the Pemberton area.

The area was developed at the turn of the century as a result of forestry and agriculture. The Pemberton Valley lies northwest of the Village and is famous for its seed potatoes. Pemberton and district hosts world-class activities and recreation including snowmobiling, horseback riding, skiing, golfing, hiking, rafting, jet boating and gliding. The district also provides a variety of shopping and dining options, accommodations and a thriving service and light industrial sector.

The Pemberton district abounds with natural beauty surrounded by three of the most beautiful Provincial Parks in BC. With an average summer temperature of 26.8 degrees Celsius, there is ample opportunity for camping at Birkenhead Lake, Garibaldi, Joffre Lakes and Nairn Falls parks.

Pemberton is easy to reach by road and air. Highway 99 is a well-maintained major provincial highway, and the Village’s airport provides access for fixed wing and helicopter traffic.