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informative place with a nice gift shop/gallery

very nice use of the old train station... very informative with lots of pamphlets and brochures... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Edmonton, Canada
Stopped in for some advice on road closures due to forest fires.

The lady working the counter was great. She was very helpful in helping us decide a route due to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Greg S
Elmira, Canada
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1000 1 Ave, McBride, British Columbia V0J 2E0, Canada
+1 866-569-3366
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

very nice use of the old train station... very informative with lots of pamphlets and brochures that cover the entire area... staff was friendly and informative plus we got to see the train that travels between Prince George and Jasper every week

Thank stanley6nsbrhehk2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The lady working the counter was great. She was very helpful in helping us decide a route due to forest fires in the area. That was very helpful.

Thank Greg S
Reviewed 8 August 2018

It is worth stopping in McBride if you are already passing through. The visitor center is at the back end of town at the train station. Great place for tourist info. Lots of trains pass through per hour. Very nice shop with local art. Excellent...More

Thank Dan M
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

I really loved how the visitor centre was the old train station in mcbride bc it was so beautiful inside and so beautiful outside

Thank rosierocks124
Reviewed 5 August 2017

If you stop in McBride you must visit the train station/info centre. Very helpful staff, lots of useful information and clean washrooms. Attached is a wonderful gift shop with local work.

Thank Ginger I
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Very limited places to stop between Valemont and Prince George so was pleased so pull off the road and stop here. The centre has small café with food cooked to order, was extremely busy due to evacuees but still had great service and was worth...More

1  Thank PeterJtrips
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Very relaxing. Had been on the road for a few daysand needed the time out. Beautiful home.. people VERY friendly.. even little guy...

Thank Donella H
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Our tour group drove to McBride BC from Jasper AB to catch the Skeena back to Jasper. Being a train buff, it was truly wonderful to see a heritage building in use. Picked up some great free pamphlets and maps of the area from the...More

1  Thank M G
Reviewed 6 September 2016

On my Via Rail train journeys aboard the excellent thrice weekly 'Skeena' train with its observation and dome cars, passengers were able to inspect (northbound) the excellent huge model railway with its multiple trains operating on a scenicised layout - great job - while southbound...More

1  Thank Victorianlad
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Okay little place nice pictures to view okay didn't seem very helpful maybe just the day skip over this

1  Thank Maria K
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