Investing in Valemount, British Columbia

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Region:  Cariboo

Regional District:  Fraser-Fort George

The Village of Valemount is nestled between the Rocky Mountains, the Monashee Mountains and the Cariboo Mountains, at the foot of Canoe Mountain. It is the home of Mount Robson, the highest peak in the Canadian Rockies, and at the watershed of the Fraser and Columbia basins. This is real mountain country with natural beauty, quiet solitude, and clean mountain air. Valemount offers some amazing snowmobiling and heli-skiing in winter; hiking, camping, and trail riding in summer. Valemount is a rural community of approximately 1,065 residents on an area of 399 hectares or 4 km². Valemount is also the commercial centre for another 700 people who live in the Regional District of Fraser-Fort George, from Albreda to Small River. Today Valemount’s economy is based on logging and a rapidly growing tourism industry with more than 500 hotel rooms ready for visitors who appreciate the wide variety of outdoor adventures this Rocky Mountain destination has to offer.

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Community Size: 4.91 km²

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