Visitor Services

Hours of Operation

Winter Hours: September - May

Daily from 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturdays & Sundays from 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Closed Holidays

Summer Hours: May - September

Daily from 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturdays & Sundays from 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open Holidays (May to Sept ) 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Welcome to the Energetic City!  With a population of 21,000+ and growing fast, there is always something to do and see all year round. Whether it be skiing, sleigh rides, festivals, skating, tobogganing, snowmobiling and more in the winter or during the summer enjoy camping, fishing, golfing, boating, mountain biking, ATVing, hiking and much more! Perhaps you are interested in indoor activities – our City boasts state-of-the-art Recreation Facilities and Theatres that host concerts, trade shows, and tournaments throughout the year!

At the City of Fort St. John Visitor Centre, the trained and energetic staff are here to keep you up-to–date on all that there is to do in and around the City. The Visitor Centre is open year-round to help both visitors and residents of the Energetic City.

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Services and Information Offered

  • A variety of complimentary brochures on BC, Alberta, Yukon, Northwest Territories and Vacation Planners for across Canada to help plan your next vacation​

  • Great selection of free maps and maps for purchase

  • Accommodation Guides for Hotels, B&B’s and Campgrounds for across Canada

  • Access to the most up-to-date road, weather and transportation information

  • Outlet for local phonebooks

  • Heading up the Alaska Highway? The Visitor Centre has brochures on gas stations north, all along the highway!

  • Shopping and restaurant information

  • Vast knowledge of things to do and see in and round Fort St. John

  • Information packages for relocating or people wishing to visit the area

  • Compilation of the Online Community Event Calendar

  • Your one-stop for local events, concerts, workshops, fundraisers, celebrations, tournaments and more!

  • BC Transit bus passes/tickets

We invite you to visit our friendly Visitor Centre when you find yourself in the Energetic City, the staff would love the opportunity help to make your stay fun, exciting and ensure you experience Fort St. John’s vibrant spirit!

Gift Shop

Stop in and see for yourself our unique selection of Tourist Souvenirs that every Tourist must have - featuring the Moose!

How about something sweet?  If this is the case, then you are in for a treat!   We sell locally made honey. Or perhaps you want to send a postcard back home? Then you must see our Mail-a-Moose Postcards.

Come stop by for free coffee and browse our gift shop – you will find much more such as t-shirts, books, pins and magnets.  Come see for yourself.

Questions or Comments?

Facility: Visitor Centre
Address: 9324 - 96 Street, Fort St. John, BC V1J 6V5
Phone: 250.785.3033
Fax: 250.785.7181
Notes: Toll free 1.877.785.6037