Photo credit - M. Rega 2014

Paddle on countless rivers and lakes with your canoe or kayak. Climb the jagged Rocky Mountains.

Shift gears and tackle challenging mountain bike trails.

Strap on your skis and glide along the best cross-country ski trails in Northern B.C. at Otway Nordic Centre. Those who want more of a test can visit downhill ski resorts just minutes away.

No matter your passions, Northern B.C. has it all – in spring, summer, fall or winter – all within city limits or just a short drive away. From the Peace country all the way to the coastal rain forest.

UNBC has campuses located throughout the North, and students have access to incredible recreation and natural wilderness, minutes from each campus community.

Prince George, where UNBC’s main campus is located, is Northern B.C.’s largest city, home to an amazing variety of cultural and entertainment venues and unique restaurants.