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2022 Fishing Derby

Alongside our $7000 in Fishing Derby prizes, we will have $1000 in door prizes to be given out at the Fishing Derby banquet! This event will be hosted at the Conference centre at the Trend Mountain Hotel & Conference Centre and catered by the Western Steakhouse by 242 Brew Ltd BBQ Dinner will cost $15.00…

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…

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…

TRUGG Strategic Plan 2019-2024

The Geopark is proud to present our new Strategic plan. Our Strategic priorities will guide us in our mission which we’ve defined with a simple statement: Our mission is to honour the geological, cultural and environmental character of our Geopark, so to enhance the well-being of our people through education, engagement and sustainable development.

AGM Election Results

Thanks to everyone who attended our AGM Sept 19th, 2019. Our membership has ratified our new bylaws and elected the following board: President – Steve Tory Vice President – Murray Smith Treasurer – Kristen Holmlund Secretary – Al Kangas Director – April Moi Director – Marsha Dufresne Director – Colleen Brown Director – Darren Halsted…

Tumbler Ridge Global Geopark Society AGM

Our AGM scheduled this year for September 19, 2019. It will be held in the basement of the Visitor Information Center at 7:00pm, followed by a regular board meeting. Anyone interested in standing for election should ideally come to the meeting but failing that please email our President Steve Tory at tumblersteven (at) gmail.com Minutes…

Geo Interpretive Centre Public Consultation

Public Notice The Tumbler Ridge Global Geopark Society is extending its public consultation period for the Geo-Interpretive Centre Project to August 5th, 2019. To support this extension, we will be hosting two additional public consultation sessions. The purpose of these sessions is to provide the public with the opportunity to comment on the concept designs…

Interpretive Trail Officially Open

Earlier today we were proud to host elders from the McLeod lake Indian Band, Mayor Keith Bertrand, and our partners the Tumbler Ridge Community Forest to open a new trail behind the Visitor’s Centre. The trail is wide and smooth and features several interpretive signs informing visitors of the history of the area, the geology,…