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Golden Visitor Centre

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Super helpful staff

Stopped here for just a couple of minutes to get some information on things to see and do in the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
daalex
,
Brussels, Belgium
friendly staff

Made a stop here to check on camping in the area. The lady was very well informed and told about... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2018
256190
,
Saskatoon, Canada
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4 days ago
“Super helpful staff”
28 Sep 2018
“friendly staff”
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Please note: the Visitor Centre is now closed for the winter. Please contact us by phone or e-mail with visitor inquiries. Take advantage of our WIFI hotspots and digital kiosks to help with trip planning or to share your travel moments with friends...more
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1000 Trans Canada Highway, Golden, British Columbia V0A 1H1, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Stopped here for just a couple of minutes to get some information on things to see and do in the area, and a very helpful lady gave us all the info we needed and then some. Small visitor centre, but recommended because of the good...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank daalex
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Made a stop here to check on camping in the area. The lady was very well informed and told about the available nearby spots, also provided a map with directions.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 256,190
Alycia W, Manager at Golden Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2018

Hi Terry, Thanks for stopping in. I'm glad to hear that our staff were able to help you with camping in the area and able to provide appropriate maps. We hope you enjoyed your stay in our area.

Reviewed 14 September 2018

We were received immediately by a cheerful and well knowledged your woman who gave us a comprehensive picture of all the hiking and wildlife options in this area.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RamiOz1960
Alycia W, Manager at Golden Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2018

Hello Jeremy, I'm glad to hear that you received all of the information that you needed and were served by our cheerful staff. We hope that you had the time to enjoy some of our great hiking trails and will come back again soon.

Reviewed 13 September 2018

We needed information about several areas along our way. The staff was ever so helpful on all counts. The center has quite a few helpful maps and brochures. A very worthwhile stop. They can also seel the park passes.More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TomWall60
Alycia W, Manager at Golden Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2018

Hello Tom, I'm glad to hear that our staff were helpful and able to provide you with the information you needed to enjoy your journey. We try to keep a good selection of activity and road maps available for visitors that want to explore our...More

Reviewed 31 August 2018

Did a quick walk-about. Looks brand new and set up for both the summer and winter tourist seasons. As per usual lots of free brochures and maps. Surprisingly well staffed (at least three persons) for a Thursday mid-day and all at some point or other...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Warren P
Alycia W, Manager at Golden Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2018

Hi Warren, Thank you for your kind review. I'm glad to hear that you had a positive experience and that our staff all offered their assistance to you at one point or another. We are happy to be able to offer an enclosed dog run...More

Reviewed 14 June 2018

The staff where very friendly and helpful. It was clean and tidy.We enjoyed the meal and would return again

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank ElaineK1457
Alycia W, Manager at Golden Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Hello Elaine, Thank you taking the time to leave us a review. We are very fortunate to be able to offer such great food and beverage options on-site and in our community. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 12 October 2017

Stopped in when we arrived in Golden to get some info on local sights and places to eat. Sammie and Alycia were very knowledgable and helpful. They highlighted a map of the local places to eat. Told us of the attractions in the area. We...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Like2Hike
Alycia W, Manager at Golden Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words. We love helping visitors plan their perfect Golden adventure, and it is always re-affirming when we receive positive feedback. We hope that you had a memorable trip and that you will continue to seek adventure and maybe...More

Reviewed 17 September 2017

Quick & easy stop to find out what to check out in Golden. The main street is small but has a good community feel about it. A very inviting town

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank CodyMav
Management response:Responded 21 September 2017

Hello Cody, Thank you for your review and for sharing some of your photos of downtown Golden. We hope you enjoyed your stay.

Reviewed 14 September 2017

The staff are great and very helpful in helping to plan out what to see and do in the area. Get maps and info and then head out.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Lorna M
Management response:Responded 16 September 2017

Hello Lorna, Thank you for your kind words. Our staff love this area and are always excited when they can share some of their favourite places with our visitors. We hope you will be back again soon.

Reviewed 12 August 2017

We stopped here on a cross country road trip and found the staff to be very friendly and knowledgeable about Golden area but we wanted BC information and a provincial map which we were unable to obtain. The visitor centre is also not well marked,...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank David B
Management response:Responded 17 August 2017

Hello David, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback. Our Visitor Centre is brand new (we have been open for less than two weeks) and therefore we are still trying to improve our signage and resources. We are glad that you...More

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