LOCAL COMMUNITIES PHOTO ALBUM
Where is your favorite place in and around Chilliwack? Here are some beautiful pictures of Chilliwack and the surrounding local communities.
Agassiz - This is a friendly agricultural community of incomparable natural beauty, and unlimited outdoor activities. Agassiz allows its residents to take full advantage of the breathtaking scenery and outdoor activities; such as fishing, hiking, and cycling. With wildlife just steps away, there's never a dull moment. Agassiz is a area offering that small town sense of community where you actually do know all your neighbours.
Downtown Chilliwack - Chilliwack’s intriguing blend of unique, local boutiques is sure to satisfy even the most discerning shoppers. Saunter through Chilliwack’s historic downtown shopping district and see the wonderful selection and variety of giftware, antiques, books and artwork by local and international artists. After enjoying a exciting day of shopping, indulge in a meal or break for a beverage. Vibrant centres among abundant farmland, offers an array of local and ethnic dishes that will refresh your spirits and have your tastebuds singing.
Eastern Hillside - The community of Chilliwack referred to as the Eastern Hillside, is located just a few minutes southeast of Central Chilliwack. It was an area developed to be a liveable rural / suburban hillside community. Characterized by single family homes, substantial open spaces, and neighbourhood amenities that include parks, trails and a small commercial centre, it is also home to the beautiful 'The Falls' golf course.
Fairfield Island - Fairfield Island is a residential and rural community within the Chilliwack city boundary. Located in an island, Fairfield is surrounded by the Bell Slough, Fraser River, and the Hope Slough. This community offers the feel of living on an island surrounded by rivers but is easily accessible to downtown Chilliwack and all of it's amenities. Enjoy amazing unobstructed views of the surrounding mountains, an abundance of parks, great schools and the fabulous Minter Country Garden nursery.
Garrison Crossing - This community of Chilliwack is award-winning. Combining the best in residential living with local shopping and other amenities, it is one of British Columbia’s most innovative communities. Garrison is a pedestrian-friendly residential community which encourages travel without a car. The central boulevard links a network of bikeways, pathways and nature trails allowing you to walk to the local elementary school, community centre and retail village.
Greendale - This area of 'the wack' is a small, charming, primarily agricultural, community located on the west side of Chilliwack, bordering the City of Abbotsford. The community speaks to nature lovers and families alike being voted one of the best to raise children in. It offers up great schools, eclectic eateries, unique specialty and local farm shops. Nature lovers consider this a dream come true neighbouhood. The Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve also makes its home in Greendale.
Harrison Hot Springs - Nestled against Southwestern British Columbia's magnificent mountains and the sandy beaches of Harrison Lake, Harrison Village is a local vacation destination filled with a rich history and natural wonders including our world-famous BC hot springs. No matter which type of getaway you're after; Watersports, boat tours, wildlife viewing, hiking, golfing, spas, agri-tours, fishing, festivals and events, waterfront accommodations and dining are all yours to enjoy. All conveniently located in Mighty Fraser Country, just a short 90 minute drive east of Vancouver, 30 minutes from Chilliwack or 3 hours north of Seattle, Washington.
Little Mountain - This small community is tucked along the hope river, just a few minutes from downtown Chilliwack. Being located on top of a small mountain is how this community earns its name. The serene rural atmosphere offers wide open spaces to explore for those who love to stay active and get out and about. This community is home to Meadowlands Golf & Country Club and many parks in the area, like Portage Park, where you’ll find a top-notch tennis court. Mountain bikers love Little Mountain and Little Mountain Park offers a loop trail system with grassy areas and farmland views. Don't forget to bring a camera on your daily morning walk.
Local Parks and Recreational Areas -Chilliwack is an amazing location for outdoor enthusiasts. Whether you like a short scenic hike or more advanced daytrips, fishing, swimming or boating, Chilliwack is the citty for you. For more info on all of Chilliwack's outdoor adventures, check out Tourism Chilliwack
Promontory Heights - This community is a remarkable location for families and outdoor enthusiasts. Promontory offers an amazing elementary school, luscious parks, a hillside bursting with hiking trails and close proximity to all Sardis shopping, schools and recreation. Incredible views of Chilliwack farmland, majestic Fraser Valley mountains, Cultus Lake and the Chilliwack River Valley makes this an amazing community to live and play.
Yarrow - There is plenty to do in this semi-rural suburb of Chilliwack. Fish, swim or float in the Vedder River. Walk, bike or horseback ride the Vedder Dyke or Vedder Mountain. How about enjoying a short, casual winding drive to Cultus Lake. Yarrow is a unique village all its own offering all essential services and boasting home to one of Canada's first Ecovillages.