1Prince George, BC, CA, V2M
Start your trip at the Forests For The World municipal park. This 106-hectare park features over 15 kilometres of multi-use trails that wind through dense forest to Shane Lake, several lookouts and picnic areas.
2Prince George, BC, CA
The next stop of the day is the David Douglas Botanical Garden. A partnership between the David Douglas Botanical Garden Society and the University of Northern British Columbia, this botanical garden highlights the diversity of viable plant species in Northern BC.
3Prince George, BC, CA, V2M 6Y2
This park is known for its beautiful flower beds and multi-use trails. There is plenty to enjoy here with a gazebo and picnic sites, as well as a disc golf course.
4399 2 Ave, Prince George, BC, CA, V2L 2Z4
For lunch head to Trench Brewing & Distilling. This hip industrial spot serves up micro-distilled craft beers and seltzers along with high-quality comfort foods like brisket mac & cheese and elk carpaccio.
517th Ave, Prince George, BC, CA, V2L 3X9
After lunch, head to Lhiedli T’enneh Memorial Park. This park along the Fraser River has a lot to offer including a Spray Park in the summer, volleyball courts, a mini steam train railroad, multi-use trails and more. It is also home to The Exploration Place Museum & Science Centre. The park also has a rich history as it was once home to the Lhiedl T’enneh village before its destruction for Fort George. Today a cemetery called the Lheidli T’enneh Burial Grounds remains at this site.
6Prince George, BC, CA, V2K
The Cut Banks are a unique geographic feature of the area and are a very popular spot for hiking. They also provide a great view of Downtown Prince George. Stop by for a quick cardio hit before dinner, or just to enjoy the view.
7745 Prince George Pulpmill Rd, Prince George, BC, CA, V2K 5P4
Enjoy a delicious dinner at the picturesque Northern Lights Estate Winery. Take in the breathtaking vineyard views while indulging in farm-to-table cuisine and award-winning fruit wines.
Forests For The World
David Douglas Botanical Garden
Lheidli T’enneh Memorial Park
Northern Lights Estate Winery
81085 3rd Ave, Prince George, BC, CA, V2L 1R3
For breakfast, stop by Ritual Coffeeworks. This gem serves up single-origin coffee roasted in-house, fresh baked goods and simple but delicious breakfast items like breakfast burritos and sandwiches. On Saturdays, check out the Prince George Farmers Market just around the corner.
915000 Mitchell Rd, Prince George, BC, CA, V0J 2S0
About a 40-minute drive from Downtown Prince George, Hubble Homestead Historic Site a heritage site from the turn of the century. Take part in a guided or self-guided tour and learn about this historic area.
109367 Nielson Rd, Prince George, BC, CA, V2K 5T6
On your way back from Huble Homestead Historic Site stop by Uncle John’s Greenhouse. This family-owned greenhouse offers a wide variety of plants, expert advice, and friendly service.
114411 Kimball Rd, Prince George, BC, CA, V2N 5N7
Make one more stop before heading back into Downtown Prince George at Art Knapp! Here you can find a wide selection of plants and flowers, home goods and decor.
12508 George St, Prince George, BC, CA, V2L 1R7
After a big morning of exploring it’s time for some lunch. Head over to CrossRoads Brewing & Distilling for some BC craft beer and yummy eats. Try one of their delicious house-made pizzas or nachos.
13River Rd, Prince George, BC, CA, V2L 5S8
Cottonwood Island Nature Park is a large park at the northeast point of Downtown Prince George where the Nechako and Fraser Rivers meet. Enjoy the waterfront walking trails, and stop by the Central BC Railway and Forestry Museum at the park’s entrance.
141112 Connaught Dr, Prince George, BC, CA, V2L 3X6
Make one more stop before dinner at Connaught Hill Park. At this scenic park, you can enjoy panoramic views of Prince George.
151253 3rd Ave, Prince George, BC, CA, V2L 3E6
Enjoy a delicious dinner at Betulla Burning in Downtown Prince George. This pizzeria offers creative pizzas, pastas, salads and entrees and uses local ingredients whenever possible.
16901 Central St W, Prince George, BC, CA, V2M 3C8
After a long day of adventure, it’s time to enjoy a cozy stay at Grama’s Inn. This family-owned inn has been a Prince George staple for over 50 years! They offer a variety of updated and comfortable rooms with a retro charm.
Connaught Hill Park
Grama’s Inn in Prince George
Looking to explore more nurseries in Prince George? Twenty minutes northwest of Prince George you’ll find Hunniford Gardens, or to the south, Van Roode Greenhouses just outside of Buckhorn. Just a few minutes further south of Buckhorn you’ll also find Sunset Pines Greenhouse!