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Lytton on the highway 1 (Canyon) where the Thompson and Frazer river come together
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There are many routes from the coast to the Rocky Mountains, one is fast the other very scenic but all of them will be surprise the traveller with outstanding views, old or modern small towns and memorable spots to visit and take in breathtaking nature. British Columbia is the Best Place on Earth your holiday can never be long enough to adventure all great places it has to offer. BC visit ones come back time after time..
Route 1: Vancouver Airport to The Inn at the Ninth Hole Salmon Arm: via Crownest Highway 3:  637 KM  about  8 hours drive          

Vancouver - Chilliwack - Hope - Princeton - Keremeos Osoyoos - Penticton - Summerland - Kelowna - Vernon - Armstrong - Enderby - Salmon Arm
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                              Hope                                                              Chilliwack                                                           Keremeos

Route 2:
Skip Osoyoos:   Princeton - Keremeos - Penticton - Kelowna - Vernon - Armstrong - Enderby - Salmon Arm  Route 578 KM  7 hours drive. 

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                                                          Kelowna                                                                                 Princeton
Route 3: Vancouver - Chilliwack - Hope - Merritt - Connector to Kelowna - Vernon - Armstrong - Enderby - Salmon Arm:  507 KM 5.30 hours drive 

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From the busy city of Vancouver to farm land in the valley to Cattle country: wide views,  grasslands, hills, forest.....
                     Armstrong Asparagus                                                        Davison orchard                                              Silverstar in winter
Route 4: Vancouver Airport - Chilliwack - Hope - Manning park - Princeton - Merritt - Kamloops - Chase - Salmon Arm: 490 Km  5 hours   

map Route highway 5A

This route offers many different views and sceneries: Cascade mountains, cattle grass lands, forest, sand stone mountains, rivers, lakes...
                   Manning Park                                                             Cascade Mountains
Route 5: Vancouver airport - Chilliwack - Hope - Highway 1 (Canyon) - Yale - Boston Bar - Lytton -  Hells gate - Spences Bridge - Ashcroft - Cache creek - Savona - Kamloops - Salmon Arm          552 KM 7.30 Hours                                                                                                   

map highway 1 route

This route will show you many historic places, you know that Yale (pay attention when you drive through it is very small) was ones the second largest city in North America! Paddle wheelers where a daily site on the rivers.
                               Ashcroft                                                           Hells gate                                                         Historic Yale
Route 6: Vancouver airport - Chilliwack - Hope - (Highway 5) Merritt - Kamloops - Chase - Salmon Arm  513 KM 6 hours

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Route 6A: Vancouver - Chilliwack - Hope - Merritt than take the 5A to Kamloops  nice little detour with outstanding views and scenery. From Kamloops follow the highway 1 EAST to Salmon Arm  547 km just over 6 hours

map click here         visit the douglaslake ranch web site: a great Canadian history!
            Quilchena General store                                                      Nicola valley                                                     Nicola Valley
Route 7: Vancouver airport - Chilliwack - Hope - Highway 1 Canyon Boston Bar - Lytton - Spences bridge - Highway 8 to Merritt - Highway 5 to Kamloops or  follow the 5A to Kamloops - Chase - Salmon Arm
map route highway 5 to Kamloops 668 KM  8 hours     map route highway 5A to Kamloops  641 KM 8 hours 30 minutes
                         Spences bridge                                                 Thompson River                                                        Highway 8
Route 8: Vancouver Airport - Whistler - Pemberton - Lillooet - Cache Creek - Savona - Kamloops -  Chase - Salmon Arm
map route 8 highway 99 and highway 1  550 KM 7 hours 30 minutes
               Sea to Sky highway                                                    Pemberton                                                              Frazer river
If you have tips for travellers please e-mail we love to work with others to let visitors have the best possible experience in BC!!
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