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Lower North Thompson

The Lower North Thompson Valley and Barriere offers a unique blend of outdoor recreation with a taste of the west. Barriere is an ideal base for exploring the North Thompson Valley - 45 minutes north of bustling Kamloops is a tranquil setting of peace and solitude. So near, yet so far off the beaten path, the Lower North Thompson and Barriere is an ideal place for family retreats and to bond with nature.

Discover First Nations culture and pioneering heritage or indulge your inner cowboy. When winter closes in, ice and snow open up new possibilities. Hardy anglers drill holes in the ice and keep on fishing. Frozen ponds morph into family skating rinks while summer trails transform into a winter wonderland beckoning for skis, snowshoes and snowmobiles. The Lower North Thompson is yours to discover.