"Winter, a lingering season is a time to gather golden moments, ebark upon a sentimental journey, and enjoy every idle hour." - John Boswell
WINTER ACTIVITIES AROUND US
For winter enthusiasts, Clearwater, BC is the place for you! Clearwater is the gateway into the iconic Wells Gray Provincial Park know for its picturesque waterfalls. In the winter the waterfalls are famous for there icy wonders.
Our fun winter activities include, snowshoe adventures, snowmobiling, ice fishing, and ice climbing. Skiing options include back country, cross-country, & downhill.
Winter in Clearwater is a magical place to be!
WELLS GRAY PROVINCIAL PARK ACTIVITIES:
All the trails are snowshoe access. For snowshoe packages info Click here or for rental info Click here
Please note, all of these trails are not maintained over the winter.
We are situated just 4 kms from the town centre of Clearwater, B.C. in the North Thompson Valley, and are on the road leading into the beautiful Wells Gray Provincial Park. We have a lovely little waterfall right next door called, "Triple Decker Falls", just a short 20-30min walk right from your door, and just:
5 mins drive to Spahats Falls.
15 mins drive to Moul Falls trails.
25 mins drive to Placid Lake trail.
30 mins drive to Dawson Falls.
31 mins drive to Helmcken Falls South Rim trail.
35 mins drive to Mushbowl Falls.
45 mins drive to Helmcken Falls. The 4th largest waterfall in Canada and almost 3 x taller than Niagra falls!
The whole of the park offers bountiful amounts of waterfalls, trails, lakes, and many more scenic places to explore with plenty of other activities offered, snowshoe exploring, cross country skiing, back country skiing, downhill skiing, snowmobiling, ice fishing,
Come and visit our town full of hidden gems.
WINTER ACCOMODATION PACKAGES
SNOWSHOE PACKAGE DEAL
Stay 1 night with us & get Snowshoe Rentals for only $15!
(40% SAVINGS) per person!! Rentals from
AROUND GRIZZLY PAW b&b
WELLS GRAY PROVINCIAL PARK
Wells Gray Provincial Park covers a vast area of 5,250 square kilometres, and has 39 named waterfalls, and plenty more. Helmcken Falls is the 4th largest in Canada and is almost 3 x taller then Niagra Falls! With its vast area to explore and majestic view of icy waterfalls, to raging rivers, to old cedar forest to roam in, to beautiful, blooming meadows, to crystal clear lakes to swim or fish. Wells Gray Provincial Park has it all!
WELLS GRAY OUTFITTERS
Wells Gray outfitters has everything sport related that you would need. From mountain bikes, paddleboards, disc golf, camping gear, sporting apparel, hockey and more. They also offer mountain bike, paddle board, camping equipment and more.
Check out our delicious local cuisine.
LOCAL WINTER FARMERS MARKET
Check out our local Winter Farmers Market, offering fresh produce, baked goods, Belgian chocolate, and other talented artisans.
Nov 25, Dec 9, & Dec 23
CROSS COUNTRY SKIING
Clearwater Candle Creek Trails are only 10 mins drive from us. They offer 28 kms of cross country ski trails. They also have a warming chalet for anyone to use. Dogs allowed on designated trails. Fee is $10 which goes towards upkeep of trail maintenance and grooming :)
Clearwater Candle Creek Trails are only 10 mins drive from us. They offer 22 kms of snowshoe trails. They also have a warming chalet for anyone to use. Dogs allowed on designated trails. Free access :)
CLEARWATER LOCAL SKI HILL
Home to the fastest T bar in the west! Our quaint local hill offers 9 small runs from green (easy) to black (Difficult). Its a hill for every level. The lodge is very spacious, with huge windows looking onto the hill and is very cozy.
For opening hours all depends on the current snow conditions.
Visit our local Clearwater Information Centre to learn about more activites for you to experience. The friendly staff can help you book your next adventure.
Check out more winter footage of our spectacular area!
Click on the videos below.
CHECK OUT THE LOCAL ON GOING EVENTS
Clearwater offers some fun festivities!
Check them out! Click Here