Granisle Visitor Centre
29 Babine Dr, Granisle, BC
Meet The Staff of the Granisle Visitor Centre
Granisle Visitor Centre staff, have met travellers from all over the world. Many are from within BC and Canada, but they’ve also chatted with guests from as far away as Brazil, Germany, Italy, France and Holland. It’s one of the things that keeps their job interesting. Tourists stop in for a variety of reasons,but the biggest draw to the area is the lake that Granisle is famous for. When tourists do drop in, staff are quick to point out all of the things to do in Granisle, particularly outdoors, such as the hiking trails, places to take an ATV and sweet spots for fishing. Guests are reminded that Granisle is a town for all seasons with its mild winters.
Visitors are often stunned by the spectacular log building that houses the centre, which was built in 1986 with an Expo grant. In addition to holding the Granisle Visitor Centre, it also provides a home base for the Crafter’s Hut, a shop which carries hand-crafted items made by local artisans. It also holds numerous artifacts and displays that tell the story of Granisle’s history and origin.
Our staff have a deep love for the Granisle area and are willing to share their knowledge with travellers. They particularly appreciate the vast nature that surrounds them. The local lifestyle in Granisle calms the soul, the pace is casual, relaxed and friendly.
Drop by and say Hi! to the friendly staff when you are in town.
Knowledgeable. Informative. Enlightening.
The Granisle Visitor Centre provides tourism information and insider’s travel tips from the May long weekend until the September long weekend annually. Friendly staff will guide visitors to local attractions, including those not readily found on a map. The Centre also carries information about other destinations within BC. Guests can explore the on-site museum which offers an enlightening glimpse into Granisle’s past as a mining town, children can be amazed by the size of the mammoth bone replicas on display in the museum.
Granisle souvenirs are also available on site and visitors are also encouraged to check out the Crafter’s Hut, a consortium of hand-crafted items made by local artisans, which is located upstairs.The Centre is open seven days a week beginning May long weekend to the Labour Day weekend in September.
The Granisle Visitor Centre is a member of Tourism BC and is operated by the Village of Granisle.
- 29 Babine Dr
- Granisle, BC
- V0J 1W0, Canada
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