Activities

Outdoor Adventures Canada Style: Take it outside!

Tumbler Ridge is a dream destination for outdoors enthusiasts no matter what sort of adventure you're looking for: from high-energy to easygoing. Tumbler Ridge is home to accessible year-round recreational opportunities for all ages, interests and abilities. The possibilities are as diverse as the landscapes in which they appear. 

Wherever you go, whatever you do, Tumbler Ridge is sure to leave you with treasured lasting impressions.

Mount Spieker

Mount Spieker offers excellent wide open alpine hiking just short distance from Tumbler Ridge. The actual summit of mount Spieker is 1971 m and lies to the east along a gentle 4 km long alpine ridge.

Activities

Hiking

Hiking around Mount Spieker starts at the saddle of the mountain, which shows beautiful views from all directions. From the saddle there are three choices for alpine hiking: southwest, east and north.

Snowshoeing

Hiking around Mount Spieker starts at the saddle of the mountain, which shows beautiful views from all directions. From the saddle there are three choices for alpine hiking: southwest, east and north.

Biking

These trails are often used for mountain biking.

Snowmobiling

Follow the Bullmoose mine road for 17 km and turn left onto the Windfall Creek Forest Service Road. Just before an electrical substation, turn left and there you will find a ‘parking lot’ where you can offload. You and your family and can enjoy a nice leisurely ride approximately 25kms to the bus, where you can warm up and have a lunch! There are also lots of side trails that lead to mountainous ranges for the advanced rider. You can go to trridgeriders.com to view more riding trails.

Warning

Make sure you are properly equipped when snowmobiling. Always carry avalanche packs, probes, beacons, GPS, etc. Not all areas are marked and weather can change in an instant.

Photography

Check out our photo gallery to see the stunning pictures you can take during your trip.

Warnings

These are not developed trails but rather routes. They are only suitable for experienced hikers with good route-finding skills.
Alpine weather can change suddenly, Windy and foggy conditions can occur without warning.