Fort Nelson

Area Attractions

Fort Nelson Heritage Museum

This museum is composed of mainly post 1945 artifacts related to local natural resources, the early trapping days and the construction of the Alaska Highway. Pioneer and native artifacts are also displayed. The original Hudson's Bay Store is also featured here. Fort Nelson Heritage Museum. Open May to September.

Fort Nelson-Liard Native Friendship Centre

Local native crafts are for sale here, mukluks, moccasins and moosehair-tufted wall hangings.

Liard Hot Springs

This area harbours one of the world's most unique ecosystems and offer year-round swimming. Located a short distance north of Fort Nelson, these delightful hot springs remain set in a natural setting and offer a relaxation matched by none. Camping nearby.