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Happy International Women’s Day

SHE BELIEVED SHE COULD, SO SHE DID!Imagine a gender equal world.A world free of bias, stereotypes, and discrimination.A world that is diverse, equitable, and inclusive.A world where difference is valued and celebrated.Together we can forge women’s equality. Collectively we can all #BreakTheBias.Happy International Women’s Day!Photo of the Wild Women of the Tumbler Ridge UNESCO Global…

Santa Visits Tumbler Ridge

Thank you, Santa (and elves!), for visiting the Tumbler Ridge UNESCO Global Geopark and spreading some holiday cheer – we’ll see you again soon!Thank you to our sponsors Anglo American, Conuma Resources, Meikle Wind, Backcountry Bandit Inc., and Red-Line Power Craft!Special THANK YOU as well to our partner, the District of Tumbler Ridge, and the…

Christmas lights contest

Join us and the Western Steakhouse by 242 Brew Ltd for a tour through the extravagant light displays of Tumbler Ridge and make this one of your much-loved holiday traditions — all from the comfort of your car. So cue up your favourite holiday playlist stop by the Steakhouse for your map, hot chocolate, cookies…

UNESCO WORLD GEOPARKS Celebrate INTERNATIONAL WORLD PEOPLE DAY

UNESCO Global Geoparks celebrate the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, and use this occasion to bring awareness to Indigenous Peoples within the world’s Geoparks. Global Geoparks can provide a respectful place for the Indigenous Peoples of the World that honours and respects their cultural contributions, their language, customs, and their deep understanding of…

Rock Talks

Explaining the Geopark, one rock at a time! Join Ed before you explore and learn about the earth beneath your feet!EVERY Saturday in August from 12pm-4pm we will have our Rock Expert Ed at the Visitor Centre to talk about the Rocks.

Fishing Derby Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the Third Annual Fishing Derby! Stony Lake – Sponsored by Anglo American Adult Category 1st – Dustin Marshall 2nd – Clay Sutherland 3rd – Ty Grant Youth Catagory 1st- Brody Sutherland 2nd – Mckayla Mawhinney 3rd – Carson Tobin   Moose Lake – Sponsored by Meikle Wind, a Pattern Canada…

Wild Women Weekend Hikes Summer 2021

Female hikers, female guides… Join a rewarding women’s backpacking weekend into the wild of the Rocky Mountains. challenge yourself by summiting mountains, exploring caves and sleeping beside one of the most beautiful places in the Geopark.  Our guides will teach you along the way; Learn from seasoned hikers some valuable tips, knowledge of the Rockies,…

Mothers Day 2021

Remember in February when we needed your help to sign up mothers for a gift from Meikle Wind and the Geopark? Well, we are ready to start delivering tomorrow, and we are excited to say thank you to the Geopark mothers who have gone through so many challenges over the last year. You all ROCK!!…