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Nisga'a Memorial Lava Bed Park

Nisga'a Highway, New Aiyansh, Kitimat-Stikine District, British Columbia, Canada
+1 866-633-2696
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Best kept secret in B.C.

The lava beds are a bit off the beaten path, but overwhelmingly amazing. We had a wonderful tour... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sandi654321
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Prince George, Canada
Unlike Anywhere Else in BC!

Despite having lived my whole life in BC I had no idea about the lava fields and the history behind... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lauren V P
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Vancouver, Canada
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Nisga'a Highway, New Aiyansh, Kitimat-Stikine District, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The lava beds are a bit off the beaten path, but overwhelmingly amazing. We had a wonderful tour with Steve, who is a genuinely soft spoken knowledgable local. The local area is full of fun surprises, suspension bridges, hot springs, and even though it was...More

Thank Sandi654321
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Despite having lived my whole life in BC I had no idea about the lava fields and the history behind them. While we didn't have the chance to stop by the museum or visitor's centre, the auto tour was really beautiful and interesting. Photos really...More

Thank Lauren V P
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

1st time here! A Hidden Gem even the locals of Terrace didn't know of its splendour! Amazing surreal experience to see Lava in BC... to know of the devastation it caused the people in the area so many years ago.... To even know this is...More

Thank Shannon H
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

This park is a hidden gem nothing short of spectacular. Drive across the vast lava fields, behold the saturated blue ponds, rivers and waterfalls, hear the wolves howl as you camp overnight. This is an unforgettable trip. Bring a supply of drinking water though, as...More

Thank OlgaRadzikh
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Stop by the stop one and take a picture on your phone of what is at each of the stops. At the campground there is a nice visitors center. Only thing we did not find was the hole from the tree. This was a great...More

Thank clamdiger2
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Had heard about the lava beds of the Nass Valley but had no idea of the range of the flow. The volcanic eruption occurred about 1775 (dated by a Spanish captain who was in the nearby canal at that time and recorded the eruption and...More

Thank Katrina1955
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Very interesting site with an interesting Nisga story. The guided trip to the cone was enriched by stories and information by the Nisga guide.

Thank jeaneb927
Reviewed 28 June 2016

The lava beds were much more extensive than we expected and very interesting. We really enjoyed hiking to the cone with Steve the park operator, getting nature information and seeing tall trees, streams and lakes extra to the lava.

Thank 2ws2015
Reviewed 22 June 2016

The Nishga Memorial Lava Beds Provincial Park is a very unique geologic landscape made from tectonic forces within the earth approximately 270 years ago. The huge amount of molten lava was forced out of a vent cone in the side of a mountain and as...More

Thank Grizeagle
Reviewed 9 June 2016

My next trip I hope to do the guided tour up to the lava cone, but the interpretive self tour is a great way to see the lava beds. My visit was at the end of May when water levels are still fairly high with...More

Thank whiteriverheli
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