Things To Do In Smithers BC

Sandman Inn Smithers is located in a distinctly welcoming destination surrounded by an abundance of things to do and see. To enhance your stay, we have compiled a local guide of nearby attractions and activities to thrill every member of your family.

Hudson Bay Mountain

Located perfectly above Smithers, BC, Hudson Bay Mountain is a popular ski resort in the area. It’s super close to Sandman Inn Smithers, so you can easily get up and go to get first tracks.

Smithers Art Gallery

Take a walk through the town of Smithers to the Smithers Art Gallery. Once there, you’ll be able to view the works of local and regional artists. There’s even art programming for all ages, as well as art camp for kids in the summer months. After some time spent at the gallery, make the short walk back to the comfort of your room at Sandman Inn Smithers.

Bulkley Valley Museum

Take a quick two-minute drive from Sandman Inn Smithers to the Bulkley Valley Museum. Situated in the traditional territory of the Witsuwit’en (Wet’suwet’en), here you’ll find items that help tell the story of Smithers and the Bulkley Valley. 

Twin Falls/Glacier Gulch

Whether you’re looking to hike, sightsee, or other activities, Twin Falls/Glacier Gulch will astonish you with its two majestic waterfalls. Look 5,000 feet up and you’ll see the glacier, then take a look 550 feet down to see the falls splash the rocks. All of this just a short drive from Sandman Inn Smithers.

Driftwood Canyon Provincial Park

Get your dinosaur fossil fix in with a quick 19-minute scenic drive from Sandman Inn Smithers to Driftwood Canyon Provincial Park. Discover the fossil bed here that is said to be one of the world’s most significant. And, remember: do not remove any fossils from the park, but definitely take pictures.