The Chilcotin Coast Experience

Vacation Planner

Sleep comfortably, dine well, experience the spectacular.

Let us help you plan your trip along Highway 20 in central British Columbia – through the magnificent Chilcotin-Coast frontier.  There are so many exciting things to see and do!  Use the menu below to plan approximate costs for all accommodation and tours at each individual resort.  Stay as many days as you like at each one.

To reserve your vacation:  Call 1-800-742-9055 or Email us


The Historic Chilcotin Lodge

A first-class western experience

Only 30 minutes from the city of Williams Lake.  Experience the charm of an authentic frontier lodge in the Chilcotin Grasslands. 

RATES:    2-person rooms with either queen or twin beds:  $159 per night for 2 people; $135 per night for 1 person.
                RV or camping spots available from $20 - $45 per night.

DINING:   Breakfast included in price of room; lunch menu or packed lunch available; home-style dinners each evening.  Featuring British Columbia wines and beers.

TERMS:   Deposit required for stay of 2 nights or longer.  Cancellation policy: 7 days


  • Farwell Canyon - a desert-like landscape with sand dunes, hoodoos, and the Chilcotin River
  • Junction Sheep Range Park - beautiful grasslands area with Bighorn Sheep
  • Gang Ranch - drive through this huge ranch located in a beautiful valley
  • Enjoy the view from the patio as you gaze out over the grasslands with a glass of BC wine or a historic book about times gone by


Eagle's Nest Resort

Here you find wilderness and elegance

Experience the West Chilcotin – where plateau and mountains meet!  Glorious hiking and sightseeing – waterfalls, mountains & glaciers.

RATES:   Queen suites with sitting area, TV, and Internet access. Lake view with balcony or garden view:  $135 to $175 per night.
               Queen room with Internet access and lake view:  $105 to $120 per night.
               Lakeside authentic single-room log cabins, sleep 2-4 people, outside bathroom and cedar showerhouse:  from $85 per night.
               Lakeside 2-bedroom family cabin, 2 queen beds, 1 double bed, full cooking facilities, living area, bathroom, cedar showerhouse:  from $140 per night

DINING:   Lakeside dining room serving breakfast, lunch and dinner.  Fully licensed, serving British Columbia wines and craft beers.  Menus daily, prices vary.

TERMS:   7 day cancellation policy

  • Rainbow Range Trail - wonderful moderate day hike with great views, alpine lakes, and lots of wildflowers.
  • Precipice Canyon - walk along the edge of an ancient volcanic canyon with waterfall, hoodoo, and a unique ambience.
  • Canoe on Anahim Lake - canoeing to see beaver lodges, pelicans and other birdlife, and fish jumping:  $12 per hour.
  • Enjoy a peaceful drink or snack in our Guest Garden, or a soak in our hot tub, with great views over Anahim Lake.

  • Flightseeing Tours - see the Rainbow Mountains, Hunlen Falls, and the Monarch Icefields from a floatplane.  Tweedsmuir Air, $250 per person (4 sharing Beaver) or $300 per person (2 sharing Cessna).
  • Hunlen Falls Fly-in Hike - see spectacular Hunlen Falls close up. The longest vertical drop in North America. Land on Turner Lake and hike 1/2 hour to the edge of the Falls. Tweedsmuir Air, $250 per person (2 people sharing).
  • Charlotte Alplands Fly-in Guided Hikes - enjoy hiking at the top of the Coast Mountain Range with an experienced guide. Amazing high alpine vistas, glaciers, and much more.  Nuk Tessli, from $290 per person.
  • Chilcotin Trail Ride - ride horses from Escott Bay Resort, from $50 per person.

Bella Coola Grizzly Tours

Gateway to the Great Bear Rainforest

In the heart of the spectacular Bella Coola Valley!  Experience rainforest and coastal wildlife with an experienced guide. 

RATES:   Deluxe log cabins, sleep 2-6 people, full cooking facilities:  from $185 per night.

DINING:   Nearby restaurants serving casual food or fine dining, or cooking facilities in the cabins.

TERMS:   2 night minimum stay; 7 day cancellation policy



Nuk Tessli Wilderness Experience

A Hiking Paradise on the Mountaintops

Experience the unspoiled alpine wilderness of the Charlotte Alplands!  A fly-in experience (no road access) with amazing hiking, spectacular scenery, experienced guides.

OPEN:  June 5th to October 4th

RATES:  The Nuk Tessli rate including accommodation, all meals & amenities - Guided $310; Unguided $180 (per person per day)
               The float plane rate - Cessna (1-3 guests) $360 per plane per direction
                                                 Beaver (4-6 guests) $540 per plane per direction
               Discount of 10% for groups of 4 or more staying in the same cabin

DINING:  Included in above rates

TERMS:  A 25% deposit is required  (Refund of deposit less $50 service charge if cancelled at least 120 days before arrival)
               Balance is due 45 days before arrival (No refund if cancelled less than 45 day before arrival)
               Nuk Tessli assumes no responsibility for any weather conditions affecting flight schedules

  • Hiking Trails - spectacular hiking trails from easy to difficult throughout the area
  • Canoeing/Kayaking - canoe/kayak trips possible from the lodge, all equipment provided
  • Enjoy the great view from the hammocks, deck chairs, or anywhere around the lodge
  • Glacier Tours & Hikes - a fly-in tour by floatplane and boat, guided with all equipment provided (additional fee)
  • Turner Lake Canoe Tour - a fly-in tour by floatplane with a hike to Hunlen Falls, all equipment provided (additional fee)
  • Guided Hiking - all hikes can be guided if preferred