Fort St. James

Fort St. James
280 Kwah Rd. West, Fort St. James, BC
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9 AM - 5 PM

Located 160 km (100 mi) northwest of Prince George, Fort St. James sits on the southern shores of Stuart Lake, between the Nak’azdli First Nations Reserve and the business district of Fort St. James municipality. Allow a full day to tour the fur trade compound, Visitor Centre and interpretive gallery. Picnic by the lake, enjoy a meal in the Commemoration Cafe or spend a historic night in the Murray House or Guest House B&B.


  • Family-Friendly
  • Food and Beverages
  • National Historic Site
  • Parking
  • Parkland
  • Washrooms
  • Wheelchair Access


280 Kwah Rd. West, Fort St. James, BC
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