British Columbia is made up of nine distinct climate zones and an abundance of parks and gardens that are breathtakingly beautiful as well as diverse. The range of plants the region has to offer is an inspiration to both novice and experienced gardener alike, and well worth a visit.
The Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden, the first of its kind outside of China, is an authentic representation of an age — old garden tradition which reached its peak in the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644). The Garden is characteristic of the private spaces within a Ming scholar’s residence.
24-acre internationally acclaimed woodland wonderland. This unique and beautiful showcase of nature hosts popular Art Festivals including Art in Bloom and the Artisan's Festival. Christmas events include Santa's Barn, carol walks with chamber choirs and garden lights.
Parks & Gardens
Milner Gardens and Woodland
2179 West Island Highway
Qualicum Beach BC
Milner Gardens Art & Photography in the Garden
August 9 to 10, 2014
10:00 am to 4:00 pm (gardens close at 5:00pm) n
Milner Gardens & Woodland offers visitors a beautiful old-growth forest walk, a delightfully wild artist's garden highlighted by more than 400 Rhododendrons, and a magnificent view of the Strait of Georgia. Enjoy afternoon tea and views in the 1930's cottage style Milner House where the Queen once stayed.
Parks & Gardens
Van Dop Gallery & Garden
421 Richmond Street
New Westminster BC V3L 4C4
The District of New Hazelton is located in Northwest British Columbia and is situated between the Bulkley River and the stunning Roche De Boule Mountain Range. The area’s natural beauty and pristine wilderness has made New Hazelton a Mecca for outdoor enthusiasts. The District is also home to a rich history and is located only few kilometers from world renowned Ksan and Historic Hazelton.
While you're here you should see:
Rocher DeBoule:This majestic mountain towers over New Hazelton and offers a fantastic photo oportunity no matter the weather.
Hagwilget Bridge:This suspension bridge is a breath taking 262ft (80m) above the raging Bulkley River. It is a must see and although the walk across is scary it is very worth it. For this beautiful view take a short, scenic hike down to the river below.
Totem Poles :Totem Poles are part of Hazelton's rich Gitxsan and Wet'suwet'en First Nations culture. They can be found at Ksan Historical Village, Hazelton, Kispiox, Kitwanga, and Gitanyow. For more information and directions please go to the Visitor Information Center.