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Destination Overview

Let the mountains move you in Valemount, a quiet mountain town in British Columbia’s North Thompson Valley in the Thompson-Okanagan Region – Valemount is the midway point on a journey from Vancouver, BC to Edmonton, AB. The whole area is known as The Valley in the Mountains, you’ll find Valemount surrounded by magnificent peaks, including Mount Robson, the highest peak in the Canadian Rockies and a Unesco World Heritage Site. Travel the famed Yellowhead Highway (BC Hwy #5), to the northern tip of Kinbasket Lake and you’ll find Valemount sitting at the foot of Canoe Mountain, with the Rocky Mountains to the east, the Monashee Mountains to the south and the Cariboo Mountains to the west.