Maybe your life is all about fishing? Smithers is one of the top places for world class fishing! Fish for different species of Salmon or Rainbow Trout and Steelhead (catch and release), on rivers like the Bulkley & Skeena, lakes, or even in the ocean! We can set you up with local fishing guides or point you in the right direction. If you want to experience a fishing adventure of a special kind contact Collingwoods at


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Horseback Riding

Maybe you would like to go exploring but on the back of a horse?

Mountain View Trailriding is 5 minutes away from the Lodge and offers everything from hourly rides to overnighters (

There is a horse for every level of rider!





Beautiful mountain ranges are waiting for you to be explored. The Babine Provincial Park is a five min. drive away from the Logpile with an extensive trail system and well marked, the Telkwa Range offers a variety of peaks, the Hudson Bay Mountain is all yours to be climbed. Good maps are available at the visitor center. Bikes can be rented at McBike Shop in Smithers. The rest is up to your muscles:-)



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Water Activities

A trip to a remote lake, a flight over the majestic glaciers with a very experienced bush pilot - it takes exploring to the next level. There are several fabulous trips down the different rivers, some for the family, some for the more adventurous at heart.



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There is something fore every snow enthusiast in the region.

Whether you enjoy downhill, cross country or back country, Smithers and the surrounding region has it all!

Hudson Bay Mountain, BV Nordic and a very versed mountaineering guide (Christoph Dietzfelbinger) are in the immediate area.