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  • Airlines
    The nearest major airport is Dawson Creek Regional Airport. Central Mountain Air has flights into Dawson Creek.

    Car Rentals
    National is located at the airport.

    Taxi Services
    Tumbler Ridge Taxi Service
    P: 250 242-5151

  • The Chamber of Commerce provides valuable information about the community, relocation and local businesses. Visit their listing here.

    Banking
    Tumbler Ridge currently has a Lake View Credit Union.

    Schools
    Tumbler Ridge is in Peace River South School District #59. It is also the home to a Northern Lights College campus.

    Tumbler Ridge Elementary
    355 Monkman Way
    Tumbler Ridge, BC, V0C 2W0
    P: 250 242-5281 | F: 250 242-5785

    Tumbler Ridge Secondary
    180 Southgate
    Tumbler Ridge, BC, V0C 2W0
    P: 250 242-4228 | F: 250 242-3600

    Visitor Center
    Tumbler Ridge Visitor Centre
    270 Southgate
    Tumbler Ridge, BC, V0C 2W0
    P: 250 242-3123
    Hrs: Open Mid-May to Early September
    tourism@dtr.ca

  • The Tumbler Ridge Community Centre houses a wide range of sport and recreational activities, check the respective sections for details. There is the Rock Pit Gym fitness centre, which has a wide assortment of equipment. The Aquatic Centre has a 25 meter tank, play lagoon, tots pool, hot tub, and two saunas. Also available are skating and curling rinks.

    Tumbler Ridge is located in one of the finest wilderness recreation areas in the province of British Columbia. The year-round recreation opportunities seem almost unlimited. They include hiking, fishing, hunting, snowmobiling, cross country skiing, canoeing, boating, four wheeling, horseback riding; the list is endless.

    The Wolverine Nordic Mountain Society has worked tirelessly to create a network of 37 well-constructed recreational trails to a variety of amazing destinations throughout the Tumbler Ridge area. Brochures featuring maps of these trails can be found on the WNMS website.

    There are four provincial parks surrounding Tumbler Ridge: Monkman, Gwillim Lake, Bearhole Lake, and Wapiti Lake. Details of each can be found at: www.env.gov.bc.ca/bcparks/