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The Cariboo Regional District

Welcome to the Cariboo Regional District

Though it was once a thriving commercial hub during the gold rush, the Cariboo Regional District has since transformed into a vast outdoor getaway for anyone craving a lifestyle immersed in nature. In total, this expansive district spans more than 31,000 square miles all the way to the Pacific Ocean, so there's truly something for everyone. Whether you're craving a traditional log cabin, an ultra-modern home by the ocean, or a remote estate, you'll have no trouble finding home in Cariboo.

Thinking about making a move to the Cariboo Regional District? Let's explore!

Cariboo District at a Glance


Population: 61,988
Largest City: Williams Lake
Incorporated Communities: 4
Median Home Value: $369,000

Getting Around

To Vancouver: 6 hours
To Kelowna: 4 hours, 49 mins
To Kamloops: 3 hours, 5 mins
To Dawson Creek: 2 hours, 43 mins

Our Top Picks for the Cariboo Regional District

Coastal communities, bustling cities, and charming small towns make up the diverse Cariboo Regional District. Here, you'll find a little bit of everything, especially if you love spending time in the great outdoors. Take a look at some of our favorite things to do across Cariboo, and let us know if you have any questions!

Outstanding parks and rec

It's easy to get outdoors when you live in the Cariboo Regional District! If you want a taste of everything this area has to offer, start by exploring the iconic Tweedsmuir Provincial Park. Visitors can go hiking, fly fishing, canoe riding, and even try their hand at white water rafting. Cariboo is also home to a number of natural waterfalls, most notably Hunlen Falls.

Looking for more things to do? Ts’ilʔos Provincial Park, the Cariboo Mountains, and the 108 Mile Greenbelt are a few more popular spots across the region. You'll also find residents rock climbing, hunting, skiing, or just taking in the natural landscape.

Shopping and dining

Most of Cariboo's top shopping and dining destinations await in Williams Lake, the administrative hub of the region. However, the area is also a quick drive from Prince George, one of British Columbia's largest cities. If you're looking for a place to shop the day away, you can't go wrong with Boitanio Mall or one of the region's many historic downtown districts. Feeling hungry? Pick up some casual fare from The Laughing Loon or enjoy at night on the town at Mr. Mike's Steakhouse. 

Local attractions

Looking for something exciting to do in Cariboo? Learn more about our area's unique history and culture at the Xatśūll Heritage Village, an authentic First Nations village that offers immersive tours all year round. Locals and visitors alike also enjoy Cariboo's Gold Rush Trail Tours, as well as the Performances in the Park live concert series. And if you're looking for a little history, try taking a day trip to smaller villages like Clinton or Likely. 

Community Guide to the Cariboo District

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Discover Your Perfect Home in Cariboo

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