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Tourism Powell River Visitors Centre

4760 Joyce Ave, Powell River, British Columbia V8A 3B6, Canada
+1 877-817-8669
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Rainy Day Activities?

We were in town for a grandson's hockey tournament, with time to spare between games. And it was... read more

Reviewed 6 February 2018
1972Pat
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Calgary, Canada
Overall not a great expierence

Staff generally don't have or know the answers to general questions. On the lookout for "family... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
Mickee83
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Powell River, Canada
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Experience 180 kilometers of hiking adventure on the beautiful Sunshine Coast of British Columbia. The Sunshine Coast Trail offers the longest hut to hut hiking experience in Canada!
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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4760 Joyce Ave, Powell River, British Columbia V8A 3B6, Canada
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

We were in town for a grandson's hockey tournament, with time to spare between games. And it was pouring rain. We stopped into the Visitors' Centre, with hopes of getting a few ideas for rainy day activities in town. Sorry - out of luck. Staff...More

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Reviewed 26 October 2017

Staff generally don't have or know the answers to general questions. On the lookout for "family friendly" walking trails or activities to do in the summer, outside the norm was unbearably painful. Only options given were the beach parks. Hiking maps were incredibly expensive for...More

Thank Mickee83
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

We popped into the Visitor's Centre mainly to pick up a new local area map. We were glad we did! Staff were friendly and very helpful in answering our queries and of course, providing us with an updated local map!

Thank S G
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

Stopped in to get info for the area. Staff were helpful, lots of pamphets for all the area. Asked about other areas and were helpful for that also.

Thank Maggieb3
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

Most helpful and provided lots of maps. Also told us about other places that might fit in with our activities.

Thank bjd39
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Reviewed 23 August 2017

Really good service - friendly & informative staff. Lots of local information and maps. Some nice local items to purchase.

Thank JeanMaryMiller
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Reviewed 19 August 2017

We contacted the visitors centre to help us after our confirmed booking of a 2 bedroom cottage at Blue Heron North was abruptly cancelled at the last minute leaving us scrambling to replace 9 nights accommodation in the middle of high season with only 2...More

Thank Careyroad
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

We had no idea where to find museums and nature walks in Powell River. These ladies were helpful, friendly and knowledgeable. Great souvenirs at reasonable prices. Free parking in the heart of town.

Thank tiredandtravelled
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Reviewed 21 July 2017

Been totally new to Powell River area we needed some guidance and we got it at this wonderful place. They have detailed maps, free internet, list of local hotels/motels, etc. But the main thing, they have very helpful guide who provided lots of assistance in...More

Thank Anna v
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

We came in prepared to see the area, had our questions ready, and they answered everyone with enthusiasm. They had some gifts, books, literature, wonderful map. It is the best place!

Thank hlmh201
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