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Good Stop

This is a quiet little place to stop but the gift shop is really good and they even offer free... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Cucina58
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Sunshine Coast BC
Fish Ladders

Moricetown Canyon Fish Ladders is a great place to stop and take a rest. A person can walk down to... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
Grant and Joann... G
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Smithers, Canada
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Highway 16, Smithers, British Columbia V0J 2N1, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a quiet little place to stop but the gift shop is really good and they even offer free coffee if you wish it.

Thank Cucina58
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Moricetown Canyon Fish Ladders is a great place to stop and take a rest. A person can walk down to the ladders and watch the fish jumping.

Thank Grant and Joann... G
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Been traveling this way for years and never had the time to stop and check this out. It's awesome and a must see....Enjoy

Thank Rod H
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Pretty place great spot to stop and get a few photographs. Other than that is all you can really do.

Thank Jacquie'n A
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Great view of salmon migration and first nations acitivities to measure population. You can sit there for hours and watch.

Thank alaska327
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Chatting with a friendly local native fisherman really made the visit worth while. We were late in the season, but still had a great experience..,,

Thank ChiefKalamalka
Reviewed 14 September 2017

It was rainy and quiet when we were there, but the canyon showed its colours. The canyon is really just a place where the Bulkley River narrows and it has pools where the First Nations people can net fish. There was no show, just a...More

Thank Roy C
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Did not know anything about this place, just saw the sign on side of highway and decided to stop and investigate. Was soooo happy we did! This is an incredible place. Watching the indigenous people catching fish in the traditional way was beyond impressive. We...More

Thank Wendy T
Reviewed 22 August 2017

This would be an amazing place when the salmon are running. The Indigenous people still fish by traditional methods in the canyon. When we were here, the fish were not running but still glad we took time to stop. The view of the canyon and...More

Thank Capnhi9er
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Cool place to stop along the highway and take some photos. Rushing water through a narrow channel. Stopped here years ago to watch locals catching passing salmon.

Thank A6888XQbrianm
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