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THINGS TO
EXPLORE
When arriving in an area as vast as the Lakes District, you may find yourself asking "what MUST we see in Burns Lake?". We've committed to the research and discovered the Top 10 Things to Explore while in the area. 10
RIDE THE
TRAILS
There are over 90 km of trails on the Boer Mountain trail network - Canada's first IMBA Ride Centre. EXPLORE 01
TWEEDSMUIR PROVINCIAL PARK Explore Tweedsmuir Provincial Park; accessible only by float plane or boat, this northern jewel is a must see. EXPLORE 02 OOTSA-FRANCOIS LAKE CIRCLE TOUR Drive the Ootsa-Francois Lake Circle Tour. This 308 km road trip allows you to delve into an area locally know as "the Southside". EXPLORE 03 NATIONAL INDIGENOUS PEOPLES DAY Take part in the second largest National Indigenous Peoples Day celebration in the province - held annually at the Spirit Square on June 21. EXPLORE 04 LAKES DISTRICT MUSEUM Step back in time at the Lakes District Museum, and discover the rich history of how Burns Lake became the community it is today. EXPLORE 05 FANTASTIC FISHING Try your hand at fishing - with over 3000 miles of fishing available, the sport has never been more accessible. EXPLORE 06 ANNUAL 1000 YARD SHOT Stop by the Tweedsmuir Park Rod & Gun Club for the Annual 1000 Yard Shoot; the excellent marksmanship displayed is incredible! EXPLORE 07 CANOE OR KAYAK Rent a canoe or kayak from the Lakeside Multiplex and paddle your way to BC's smallest provincial park, Deadman's Island. EXPLORE 08 TAKE A
HIKE
There are a multitude of hiking trails available in the Lakes District; stunning panoramic views and waterfalls make these hikes a must. EXPLORE 09
TAKE IN DOWNTOWN An abundance of unique cafes, shops, boutiques, galleries, and historic buildings ensure there is something for everyone. EXPLORE 10

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