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.

Windfall Lake

Windfall Lake is a unique shaped lake looking like a tree/shrub, with its root system draining down the valley to create Windfall Creek. In this area you can also check out the great scenery through limestone terrain with small caves and fossil fish collection site.

Activities

Hiking

The trail to Windfall Lake is a 10 km round trip unless you decide to take the circular return option.

Swimming

Windfall Lake is a great place to relax, swim, and or camp. Note the spot where the outlet stream disappears into an underground channel.

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.