Spectacular scenery, wildlife, and history are just around the corner. Lillooet, British Columbia's best kept secret, is within easy driving distance of Vancouver, Whistler, Kamloops and the Fraser Valley - come visit us and see what our community has to offer!
For history buffs, Lillooet is a must-see! In 1860, the town was the 2nd largest North American centre west of Chicago, behind San Francisco.
For active people, the recreational potential of Lillooet is unlimited. The area's large unspoiled mountains, valleys and lakes offer breathtaking scenery and first class opportunities for the outdoorsman. Formal recreational activities include: a curling rink, tennis courts, a BMX track, a skateboard park, the Mile '0' Riding Club and many other organized sports teams.
Lillooet is also fortunate to have a first-class recreational facility that houses an indoor swimming pool, ice rink, racquetball and squash courts, gymnasium, daycare, public library and meeting rooms. Lillooet is a paradise for locals and tourists alike!
Lillooet is located on the Fraser River, 325 km north of Vancouver and 140 km east of Whistler.