District of Wells

Art. History. Adventure.

Wells Visitor Information Centre


Situated at the Jack O'Clubs Lake in Gateway Park, the Wells Visitor Information Centre welcomes you to Wells, Barkerville and Bowron Lakes.  We are open seasonally from May to September. For the 2013 season, we will be open from May 17 to September 2

The Wells VIC is WorldHost recognized and is staffed by trained visitor information counselors ready to assist you with all your travel information needs.  Daily upddates are posted for weather conditions, tourist alerts, travel advisories, road closures, campfire restrictions and public notices.  Internet access is also available to our visitors. 

Be sure to purchase your 2-day discounted Barkerville admissiont tickets, BC Roadmaps, Backroad Mapbooks and collectable Wells and Barkerville pins here.  Tourism British Columbia regional travel guides, maps, brochures and approved accommodation guides are also available.

Several logal galleries have showcase display set up in the VIC and our VIC counsellors will provide you with our local business directory map brochure along with tourist information on the attractions, adventures and services available in the surrounding areas.  Galleries, historic attractions, adventure tours and great food await you in the friendly, unique community of Wells. Step back in time as you step into living history in Barkerville.  Experience a live theatre show, stagecoach ride, gold panning, fabulous food, shopping and much more.  Breathtaking scenery of pristing Bowron Lakes area offers unforgettable adventure.

(250) 994.2323 or 1.877.451.9355
vic(at)wellsbc.com or chamber(at)wellsbc.com

Wells Visitor Information Centre