Investing in McBride, British Columbia



Region:  Cariboo

Regional District:  Fraser-Fort George

The Village of McBride sits alongside the mighty Fraser River, between the Rocky and Cariboo Mountains with their towering snow-capped peaks, in the fertile farmland of the Robson Valley. McBride’s proximity to the backcountry makes it a world-class destination for snowmobiling, heli-skiing, hunting and hiking with many kilometers of forestry roads and trails leading to glaciers, alpine lakes and meadows. McBride, a community of only 600, serves as a commercial and service hub for another 700 in the Regional District of Fraser-Fort George with its District Hospital, Provincial Government office, schools and business core. McBride’s economy is centred around forestry, the service sector, tourism and small business. McBride is business and investment friendly with many opportunities for small business start-ups, working ‘remotely’, tourism-based expansion, and many others. Land prices are very low in this region making investment even more attractive. Pop by and experience McBride’s warm hospitality first hand – you may just choose to stay!


Community Size: 4.33 km²

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Commercial Building for sale or lease on 1 acre

894 1st Ave, McBride, BC, V0J2E0
Building for Sale or Lease on 1 acre in the Village of McBride, zoned Light Industrial - $200,000. Sawmill equipment negotiable.... continue

Bell Mountain Motel is a business for sale in BC.

Bell Mountain Motel

815 Bridge Road, McBride, BC
Located just off of Highway 16, this established motel houses 15 units—2 of which are suites and 11 kitchenettes—for nightly, weekly, or monthly bookings. Sitting on just over 2 acres, the motel offers guest an outdoor hot tub, Adirondack chairs on their covered verandas, a fire pit, and BBQs for g... continue

385 Victoria St is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

385 Victoria St

385 Victoria St, Prince George, BC, V2L 4Y2
Open retail or office space of approximately 3234 square feet on the main floor with a 1595 sq. ft. part basement (free) for storage and a parking lot in the back. This is the best deal on the market for a prime location. Very good street traffic, across from new RCMP building and in the heart of th... continue

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Partnership benefits Lheidli T’enneh First Nation and Britco

Before Britco opened its Prince George office in April 2013, the company had few contacts in the town or with anyone in the booming construction sector. That all changed when the modular construction company signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Lheidli T’enneh First Nation... continue