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==Get around==
 
==Get around==
Served by Greyhound & BC Transit out of Whistler. Pemberton Taxi service runs a Valley Commuter Service to Mount  Currie that meets up with the buses: 604 894 1111. No Rail service any more - the Rocky Mountaineer just passes through. Charter planes & helicopter service to local airport. Sea Planes & Helicopters also service nearby Whistler. 27 miles of Free Trails for X-country skining biking, walking, or riding a horse.
 
  
 
==See==
 
==See==
*<see name="Tourism Pemberton" alt="" address="Pemberton, British Columbia" directions="20 minutes north of Whistler, BC on Hwy 99" phone="604-894-6175" url="http://www.tourismpembertonbc.com/" hours="" price="" lat="50.321135" long="-122.799897">Official website for Tourism Pemberton with business listings, events, news and travel advice.Its a very useful website with Accommodation broken down into 'Hotels & Motels ' & Bed & Breakfasts, & lists links to local Business & Activities.Or visit in person, the Visitor Information Centre, at the entrance to Pemberton, the intersection of Highway 99 & Portage Road. The Info Centre is a small inconspicuous Brown Trailer  so it's less easy to spot than the other buildings. Clock wise around the intersection:  Red Pertocan Gas Station across the Highway, Red Clock Tower at Gateway Building, the big green Pemberton Sign & the Husky Gas Station, & finally Info' Centre hidden under large trees . They stock free maps & guides for the whole area & all of British Columbia, are staffed by very knowledgeable & helpful locals.* There are picnic tables under a big willow tree, water & sanitary dump available too.
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*<see name="Tourism Pemberton" alt="" address="Pemberton, British Columbia" directions="20 minutes north of Whistler, BC on Hwy 99" phone="604-894-6175" url="http://www.tourismpembertonbc.com/" hours="" price="" lat="50.321135" long="-122.799897">Official website for Tourism Pemberton with business listings, events, news and travel advice.</see>
 
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Months: Open Early May to Late September.
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Hours: 9 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.Phone: 604-894-6175 (Summer)
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Fax: 604 894-5571
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*<see name="Pemberton Tourist Info' off Season" alt="Pemberton Tourist Info' other Languages" address="" directions="" phone="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">
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The Pemberton Chamber Commerce has a simple business directory: http://www.pembertonchamber.com/membe... The Village of Pemberton maintains with a list of all local businesses : http://www.pemberton.ca/business-list... , a community life page, a free downloadable Map page and much more.
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* English only. For Info' in other languages:
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    Cantonese &  Basic Mandarin contact a local Cafe at 604.894.3364 or 604.894.6433//
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    Czech / čeština contact a local business  604.894.5727 info@pembertonsoaring.com//
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    German / Duetsch contact a local B & B at 604.894.5607  reserve@greenwoodcountryinn.com//
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    Swiss German / Schweiz Deutsch contact a local Cafe at 604.894.9494 tramag@hotmail.com//
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    Spanish / Español  & French / Français contact a local Hotel at 604.894.8888  manager@PembertonGatewayVillageSuites.com//
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    Tagalog & Basic Taiwanese contact a local Hotel ask for Manuela 604.894.8888 Manuela c/o manager@PembertonGatewayVillageSuites.com
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Subject: Info Tagalog or Info Taiwanese </see>
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==Do==
 
==Do==
Come relax & escape in the beautiful valley of Pemberton BC located 8, 000 ft/ 2500 m. below the peak of Mount Currie & 20 min. north of whistler bc.
 
  
 
* '''Hike''' - Pemberton has some of BC's finest hiking and back country camping opportunities
 
* '''Hike''' - Pemberton has some of BC's finest hiking and back country camping opportunities
:* '''Joffre Lakes''' - a moderate hike past three pristine turquoise lakes feed by Matier Glacier.
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:* '''Joffre Lakes''' - a moderate hike past three pristine turquoise lakes feed by Matier Glacier
To the 1st Lake; about 45min ea way in Summer. Its a full day to the 3rd top lake & back. & mountain peaks clustered toghether offering exceptional skiing equal to Charmonie, with slopes orientated to all compass points you can almost always find a face with perfect snow..:* '''Cerise Creek'''
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:* '''Cerise Creek'''
  
* '''Climbing''' - surrounded by the Coastal Mountains also refered to some as the Cascade Range now, Pemberton has many opportunities for [[rock climbing]] , Bouldering and mountaineering. While not as popular as [[Squamish]], there are several climbing areas located within a short drive of the village. Detailed listings can be found in any of the area's climbing guide books.
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* '''Climbing''' - surrounded by the Coastal Mountains, Pemberton has many opportunities for [[rock climbing]] and mountaineering. While not as popular as [[Squamish]], there are several climbing areas located within a short drive of the village. Detailed listings can be found in any of the area's climbing guide books.
  
 
* '''Pemberton Golf''' [http://www.pembertongolf.com/index.html] ''tel. 1.800.390.4653'' &mdash; A par 72 course with full service club house.
 
* '''Pemberton Golf''' [http://www.pembertongolf.com/index.html] ''tel. 1.800.390.4653'' &mdash; A par 72 course with full service club house.
 
 
* '''BigSky: Pemberton Golf''' [http://www.http://www.bigskygolf.com] ''tel. 1.800.668.7900 '' &mdash; Big Sky Golf and Country Club 1690 Airport Road, Pemberton, British Columbia V0N 2L3. ph: 604.894.6106. fax: 604.894.5545. e-mail: info@bigskygolf.com
 
 
*<do name="Activities" alt="what to do" address="" directions="" phone="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">There are many activities to enjoy in Pemberton such as Swimming at near by Mile 1 Lake with its sandy beach & boardwalk or skating, hockey & curling in the winter, or take the kids to Pemberton`s new free kids water park at the new Communinty Centre - Library , Fitness Centre etc. Pemberton`s Skateboard Park has just opened on the other side of the Community Centre too. For the outdoor enthusiast there is Biking, Backpacking, Hiking, Horse Riding, Golfing, Skiing, Sledding, & Boarding. </do>
 
*<do name="Flight " alt=" flying" address="" directions="" phone="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long=""> For the flight enthusiasts Pemberton is a centre of Hang Gliding, Paragliding, Gliding, Skydiving, & Heli-tours (Ski Helitours in the winter) with the towns own airport for private planes, small jets & helicopters. The Valley just finished hosting the Canadian Paragliding Nationals - it was to host the Hang gliding Nationals too but they were canceled</do>
 
  
 
==Buy==
 
==Buy==
 
*<buy name="Be Natural, herbal apothecary and foods" alt="" address="108, 7433 Frontier Street" directions="In the AG Foods strip mall" phone="604-894-8884" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">A health food store offering vitamin supplements, herbal blends, homeopathics, essential oils, personal care, bulk herbs and foods, healthy snacks, and specialty and organic groceries. Private health consults available by a trained Clinical Herbalist with knowledge in herbs, vitamins, nutrition, Bach Flowers, Reiki, and Reconnective Healing.  </buy>
 
*<buy name="Be Natural, herbal apothecary and foods" alt="" address="108, 7433 Frontier Street" directions="In the AG Foods strip mall" phone="604-894-8884" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">A health food store offering vitamin supplements, herbal blends, homeopathics, essential oils, personal care, bulk herbs and foods, healthy snacks, and specialty and organic groceries. Private health consults available by a trained Clinical Herbalist with knowledge in herbs, vitamins, nutrition, Bach Flowers, Reiki, and Reconnective Healing.  </buy>
 
*<buy name="Silvhorn Automotive" alt="" address="#71 7370 Highway 99" directions="Hwy 99 at the entrance to Pemberton Village" phone=" 604-894-5556" url="http://www.tourismpembertonbc.com/pemberton/members/silvhorn-automotive-ltd/" hours="" price="" lat="      Latitude, Longitude 50.316243" long="-122.8017">Silvhorn Automotive service and repair including electrical problems and diagnostic maintenance.</buy>
 
*<buy name="Silvhorn Automotive" alt="" address="#71 7370 Highway 99" directions="Hwy 99 at the entrance to Pemberton Village" phone=" 604-894-5556" url="http://www.tourismpembertonbc.com/pemberton/members/silvhorn-automotive-ltd/" hours="" price="" lat="      Latitude, Longitude 50.316243" long="-122.8017">Silvhorn Automotive service and repair including electrical problems and diagnostic maintenance.</buy>
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==Eat==
 
==Eat==
 
* <eat name="North Arm Farm" alt="" address="1888 Hwy 99" directions="5 km east of the McDonalds & PetroCanada gas station" phone="+1 604 894-5379" email="" fax="" url="http://www.northarmfarm.com" hours="9AM-6PM daily" price="Coffee $2.15, sandwiches $6-$10, baked goods $2-$5">Local farm with a produce shop and bakery. They sell their own organic produce and produce and cheese from other B.C. farms. There is also a lunch menu with homemade sandwiches.</eat>
 
* <eat name="North Arm Farm" alt="" address="1888 Hwy 99" directions="5 km east of the McDonalds & PetroCanada gas station" phone="+1 604 894-5379" email="" fax="" url="http://www.northarmfarm.com" hours="9AM-6PM daily" price="Coffee $2.15, sandwiches $6-$10, baked goods $2-$5">Local farm with a produce shop and bakery. They sell their own organic produce and produce and cheese from other B.C. farms. There is also a lunch menu with homemade sandwiches.</eat>
 
*<eat name="Mile One Eating House" alt="Mile One" address="107 - 7330 Arbutus Street" directions="Under the Clock Tower at the 1st Building at, 1st Traffic Light, junction Hwy99 Across from PetroCan at Pemberton Gateway Village Suites" phone="604-384-3842" url="http://www.mileoneeatinghouse.com" hours="11-9ish Tue-Sun" price="$$" lat="50° 19' 4.6915" long="-122° 47' 54.8019"> Fast Slow Food: Brunch, Lunch & Dinner. Independantly owned & operated not part of a chain or run by the Hotel. Voted 6 Pemberton's 'BEST's Mile One Eating House They've done it again! Voted Pemberton`s BEST 2011 in 4 Food categories & # 1 Fav' Artist on display Karen Love. Now Pemberton`s BEST 2012 in 6 Food categories, # 1 Fav' Artist on display,& #1 Moto " Get Well Fed", & Best New Business 2011 Pemberton Chamber of Commerce.  Offering local Natural Beef & Potatoes from the Valley. BC 100 Mile inspired cuisine: Buns from Blackbird Bakery across the street, Ocean Wise Tuna caught just off the Coast, BC Cheeses & Veg'. </eat>
 
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==Drink==
 
==Drink==
 
  
 
==Sleep==
 
==Sleep==
 
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*<sleep name="Pemberton Gateway Village Suites" alt="" address="7330 Crabapple Court" directions="" phone="604) 790-6676" url="http://PembertonGatewayVillageSuites.com" checkin="" checkout="" price="" lat="" long="" email="" fax="" hours="" geo="" tags=""></sleep>
 
*<sleep name="Pemberton Valley Lodge" alt="Pemberton Valley Lodge Hotel" address="1490 Portage Road" directions="From Vancouver, go north on HWY 99, past Whistler to Pemberton, turn right at Harrow Rd. " phone="1.877.894.2800" url="http://www.pembertonvalleylodge.com" checkin="" checkout="" price="" lat="50.315082" long="-122.79283">All-suite Pemberton hotel with a contemporary, lodge style atmosphere. Soak away in the outdoor hot tub with 360 degree mountain views surrounding the property. Reasonably priced and perfect for families, couples and business guests alike.</sleep>
 
*<sleep name="Pemberton Valley Lodge" alt="Pemberton Valley Lodge Hotel" address="1490 Portage Road" directions="From Vancouver, go north on HWY 99, past Whistler to Pemberton, turn right at Harrow Rd. " phone="1.877.894.2800" url="http://www.pembertonvalleylodge.com" checkin="" checkout="" price="" lat="50.315082" long="-122.79283">All-suite Pemberton hotel with a contemporary, lodge style atmosphere. Soak away in the outdoor hot tub with 360 degree mountain views surrounding the property. Reasonably priced and perfect for families, couples and business guests alike.</sleep>
*<sleep name="Pemberton Gateway Village Suites Hotel" alt=" Gateway Hotel" address="7330 Arbutus Street" directions="(Turn off Hwy99 at Red Clock Tower at 1st Light by PetroCan)" phone="604 894 8888" url="http://www.pembertongatewayvillagesuites.com" checkin="3:30" checkout="10:00" price="$99 +" lat="50° 19' 4.6915" long="-122° 47' 54.8019">Toll Free 1 877 894 5929. # 1 hotel in Pemberton on TripAdvisor 24/01/2013. Right in the hotel,all separate independant businesses, Mile One Eating House - Voted Pemberton's Best Burger & Best Chef- with Licensed Deck, Mynt Salon for men's & woman's Hair, & Revolution Fitness Studio, & Ivy Spa opened Dec 2012, get that Aprés Ski Massage! Pet-Friendly hotel that offers nightly, weekly, or long-term stays to suit the needs of any traveler. Each suite has a full kitchen with fridge, 4 burner stove with oven, microwave, toaster, coffee pot, kettle, dishwasher & a compliment of utensils, cookware, & dishes. Free secure underground parking offers a safe place for your vehicle at night or your bikes, ATV's, & trailers. Free bike lockers & Free WiFi . Conveniently located across from the Blackbird Bakery, & Woods Restaurant, beside Mt Currie Coffee Co., 2 blocks from the Pony Espresso Restaurant, 4 blocks from several more Cafes & Restaurants. </sleep>
 
  
  

Revision as of 08:02, 25 January 2013

Pemberton is a village in the province of British Columbia.

Matier Glacier and Joffre Lake near Pemberton

Get in

Pemberton is located 158km north of Vancouver along Highway 99.

Get around

See

  • Tourism Pemberton, Pemberton, British Columbia (20 minutes north of Whistler, BC on Hwy 99), 604-894-6175, [1]. Official website for Tourism Pemberton with business listings, events, news and travel advice. (50.321135,-122.799897)

Do

  • Hike - Pemberton has some of BC's finest hiking and back country camping opportunities
  • Joffre Lakes - a moderate hike past three pristine turquoise lakes feed by Matier Glacier
  • Cerise Creek
  • Climbing - surrounded by the Coastal Mountains, Pemberton has many opportunities for rock climbing and mountaineering. While not as popular as Squamish, there are several climbing areas located within a short drive of the village. Detailed listings can be found in any of the area's climbing guide books.
  • Pemberton Golf [2] tel. 1.800.390.4653 — A par 72 course with full service club house.

Buy

  • Be Natural, herbal apothecary and foods, 108, 7433 Frontier Street (In the AG Foods strip mall), 604-894-8884. A health food store offering vitamin supplements, herbal blends, homeopathics, essential oils, personal care, bulk herbs and foods, healthy snacks, and specialty and organic groceries. Private health consults available by a trained Clinical Herbalist with knowledge in herbs, vitamins, nutrition, Bach Flowers, Reiki, and Reconnective Healing.
  • Silvhorn Automotive, #71 7370 Highway 99 (Hwy 99 at the entrance to Pemberton Village), 604-894-5556, [3]. Silvhorn Automotive service and repair including electrical problems and diagnostic maintenance. (Latitude, Longitude 50.316243,-122.8017)


Eat

  • North Arm Farm, 1888 Hwy 99 (5 km east of the McDonalds & PetroCanada gas station), +1 604 894-5379, [4]. 9AM-6PM daily. Local farm with a produce shop and bakery. They sell their own organic produce and produce and cheese from other B.C. farms. There is also a lunch menu with homemade sandwiches. Coffee $2.15, sandwiches $6-$10, baked goods $2-$5.

Drink

Sleep

  • Pemberton Gateway Village Suites, 7330 Crabapple Court, 604) 790-6676, [5].
  • Pemberton Valley Lodge (Pemberton Valley Lodge Hotel), 1490 Portage Road (From Vancouver, go north on HWY 99, past Whistler to Pemberton, turn right at Harrow Rd.), 1.877.894.2800, [6]. All-suite Pemberton hotel with a contemporary, lodge style atmosphere. Soak away in the outdoor hot tub with 360 degree mountain views surrounding the property. Reasonably priced and perfect for families, couples and business guests alike. (50.315082,-122.79283)


Get out


Routes through Pemberton
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