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DIRECTIONS & POINTS OF INTEREST IN CHETWYND, BC
Nestled among the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Chetwynd is the gateway to northern British Columbia’s majestic Peace River region.
This cozy community is renowned as the “Chainsaw Sculpture Capital of the World.” Over sixty unique wood sculptures populate the town’s quaint streets and plentiful parks. Take in the annual Chetwynd International Chainsaw Carving Championships during the second week of June.
Lovers of the great outdoors will find countless ways to enjoy Chetwynd. Fishing, hunting, and ice fishing are among the best in the province. In the wintertime, snowmobilers, skiers, snowboarders, and snowshoers can take to the slopes at the Powder King Mountain resort and the scenic eastern foothills.
Whether you’re enjoying a breathtaking panoramic view from atop Old Baldy Hill, hiking around Moberly Lake, or learning about the town’s rich history at the Little Prairie Heritage Museum, Chetwynd is sure to provide an experience you won’t soon forget.