Monday, December 7, 2015

Rest Areas On Highway 16 From Prince George To Prince Rupert British Columbia (Pictures)


Above Photo: As you travel British Columbia’s Highways, please keep them green and place your trash in the rest areas trash containers. Thank you.

Cluculz Lake Rest Area.

Cluculz Lake rest area can be found by traveling Highway 16 approximately 34.1km east from Vanderhoof, British Columbia.

The rest area is open all year. In summer months the rest stop is in lawn. There is an information sign on the site as well.

This rest area has wheelchair access to the washrooms. There are 4 flush toilets and the site has 10 picnic tables. 

There is also accommodations for commercial trucks.

This rest stop is kept neat and tidy, from around the site to the washrooms.

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Dry William Lake Rest Area.

Dry William Lake rest area can be found by traveling Highway 16 approximately 47.5km west from Vanderhoof, British Columbia.

This rest area is open all year. 

This rest area has wheelchair access to the washrooms. There are 2 pit toilets and the site has 6 picnic tables. 

There is also accommodations for commercial trucks.

This is a beautiful rest stop with Dry William Lake in the background.

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Savory Rest Area.

Savory rest area can be found by traveling Highway 16 approximately 82.1km west from Vanderhoof, British Columbia.

This rest area is open all year. 

This rest area has wheelchair access to the washrooms. There are 2 pit toilets and the site has 4 picnic tables. 

There is also accommodations for commercial trucks.

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Sheraton Rest Area.

Sheraton rest area can be found by traveling Highway 16 approximately 29.0km east from Burns Lake, British Columbia.

This rest area is open all year. 

This rest area has wheelchair access to the washroom. There is 1 pit toilet and there are no picnic tables on site. 

There is also accommodations for commercial trucks.

This is a real nice rest stop with a small lake in the background.

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Tintagel Rest Area.

Tintagel rest area can be found by traveling Highway 16 approximately 15.0km east from Burns Lake, British Columbia.

This rest area is open all year. 

This rest area has wheelchair access to the washroom. There is 1 pit toilet and 3 picnic tables on site. 

There is also accommodations for commercial trucks.

Nice rest area with lake in the background.

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Palling Rest Area.

Palling rest area can be found by traveling Highway 16 approximately 19km west from Burns Lake, British Columbia.

This rest area is open all year. 

This rest area has wheelchair access to the washroom. There is 2 flush toilets and 4 picnic tables on site. 

There is also accommodations for commercial trucks.

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6 Mile Brake Check Rest Area.

6 Mile Brake Check rest area can be found by traveling Highway 16 approximately 8.0km east of Topley, British Columbia.

This rest area is open all year. 

This rest area has wheelchair access to the washroom. There is 1 pit toilet and no picnic tables on site. 

There is also accommodations for commercial trucks.

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Topley Rest Area.

Topley rest area can be found by traveling Highway 16 approximately 2.0km west of Topley, British Columbia.

This rest area is open all year. 

This rest area has wheelchair access to the washroom. There is 2 pit toilets and and 3 picnic tables on site.

There is also accommodations for commercial trucks.

I have stopped here a lot of times when traveling the Highway 16, nice rest area.

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Hungry Hill Rest Area.

Hungry Hill rest area can be found by traveling Highway 16 approximately 21.0km west of Houston , British Columbia.

This rest area is open all year. 

This rest area has wheelchair access to the washroom. There is 2 pit toilets and and 2 picnic tables on site.

There is also accommodations for commercial trucks.

This is another nice pit stop as you get a nice view of the valley looking towards Smithers, B.C.

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Bulkley View Rest Area.

Bulkley View rest area can be found by traveling Highway 16 approximately 16.0km east of Telkwa, British Columbia.

This rest area is open all year. 

This rest area has wheelchair access to the washroom. There is 1 pit toilet and and 4 picnic tables on site.

There is also accommodations for commercial trucks.

Another nice rest area, a look over the valley. I have taken a few really nice pictures from this spot.

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Glacier View Rest Area.

Glacier View rest area can be found by traveling Highway 16 approximately 7.0km north of Smithers, British Columbia.

This rest area is open all year. 

This rest area has wheelchair access to the washroom. There is 1 pit toilet and and 3 picnic tables on site.

There is also accommodations for commercial trucks.

This rest area is awesome, you get an amazing view of the mountains and Glacier. Another excellent spot to take pictures from.

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Boulder Creek Rest Area.

Boulder Creek rest area can be found by traveling Highway 16 approximately 52.8km west of Hazelton, British Columbia.

This rest area is open all year. 

This rest area has wheelchair access to the washroom. There is 2 pit toilets and and 6 picnic tables on site.

There is also accommodations for commercial trucks.

I have also pulled into the rest stop, it is along Highway 16, but just off the road and is surrounded by trees. This is a nice place to get out and stretch your legs.

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Sanderson Point Rest Area.

Sanderson Point rest area can be found by traveling Highway 16 approximately 30.0km east of Terrace, British Columbia.

This rest area is open all year. 

This rest area has wheelchair access to the washroom. There is 3 pit toilets and and 5 picnic tables on site.

There is also accommodations for commercial trucks.

This is yet another awesome place to take a break at. 

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Exstew Rest Area.

Exstew rest area can be found by traveling Highway 16 approximately 44.0km west of Terrace, British Columbia.

This rest area is open all year. 

This rest area has wheelchair access to the washroom. There is 2 pit toilets and and 2 picnic tables on site.

There is also accommodations for commercial trucks.

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Telegraph Point Rest Area.

Telegraph Point rest area can be found by traveling Highway 16 approximately 60.0km west of Terrace, British Columbia.

This rest area is open all year. 

This rest area has wheelchair access to the washroom. There is 2 pit toilets and and 4 picnic tables on site.

There is also accommodations for commercial trucks.

This is another amazing spot to get out of your vehicle, stretch the legs and start taking pictures as the scenery is great.

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Basalt Creek Rest Area.

Basalt Creek rest area can be found by traveling Highway 16 approximately 98.5km west of Terrace, British Columbia.

Open seasonally from Apr. 01 to Nov. 01.

This rest area has wheelchair access to the washroom. There is 1 pit toilet and and 
5 picnic tables on site.

There is NO accommodations for commercial trucks.

Thank you to the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure
 for the list of rest areas along Highway 16.

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