If you're reading this, you probably just moved to Fort Nelson. Welcome!

Fort Nelson is British Columbia's best-kept secret. We think we have the best of everything – recreation at our doorstep, affordable living and big city amenities, all in a small, friendly town.

Here, you can spend less time commuting and less money on housing, and more time on recreation and really living it up.

Opportunities abound to make a difference in our growing community, to enjoy vast wilderness, to experience the storied history of the Alaska Highway and to build a successful career or business in our vibrant and growing economy.


Looking for a new home? Contact Royal LePage Fort Nelson Realty, Northern Homes Real Estate or Century 21 Energy Realty today to begin your adventure where the Alaska Highway is your main street.


Fort Nelson offers a variety of quality healthcare services including physiotherapy, counselling and dental care. Please visit the Health Services page for more information.


Thinking about your child's education? Several options are available for elementary, high school and post-secondary education.


“Opportunity at its Peak!” is our slogan, and it is very appropriate.

The Northern Rockies boasts many parks, campgrounds and outdoor recreation opportunities. The Northern Rockies Regional Recreation Centre offers yoga classes, swimming lessons and much more. Details can be found on the Recreation page.


Wanting to set up high-speed internet to your home? Contact Northwestel for all your internet, telephone and cable television needs.

Natural gas is supplied through FortisBC and electricity by BC Hydro.