Explore the Lower Mainland
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Long before the 2010 Winter Olympics focused the world’s attention on Vancouver and its environs, the Lower Mainland drew visitors to its peaks of the Coast Mountains and green river valleys.
Leave the bustle of Vancouver behind as you head east into the more rural Fraser Valley, where fruit and vegetable farms patchwork the fertile soils against a backdrop of lakes and mountains. To the north, journey a stunning circular mountain route to relive legends about gold prospectors and fur traders. There are many delightful hiking trails to choose from along the way.