Mile House is named for being a landmark from the town of Lillooet
on the 'Old Cariboo Gold Rush Trail.' Rich in history and renowned
for all the lakes that surround it, 100 Mile House is a fishing
paradise. Lakes such as Lac Des Roche, Canim, Bridge, Sheridan and
Green Lake are but a few that yield large size trout and kokanee.
fishing is so good around 100 Mile House, that Highway 24 from the
Lone Butte turnoff to Little
Fort has been nicknamed 'The Fishing Highway.' This 97 km (61
miles) highway contains lots of lakes and fishing lodges with guides
to help you find some record-sized fish.
and Fishing Lodges
Some resorts and fishing lodges that you will find along Highway
Des Roches One of the finest resorts in the area with an array
of facilities offering plenty to do.
Lake Resort Features lakeshore log cabins sleeping up to
6 people. (seiten in deutch)
Park Resort The resort is in a park-like setting situated
on the south west end of Sheridan Lake in a secluded bay surrounded
by pristine wilderness. A great spot to enjoy peace and relaxation.
Besides fishing, 100 Mile House has excellent snowmobiling, cross-country
skiing, and ice skating available. There is also a community ski
hill close by called Mt. Timothy that is great for the family or
for someone learning how to ski or snowboard.
During the summer months, enjoy horseback riding, hiking, and canoeing
in the miles of backcountry you'll find around 100 Mile House. There
are a couple of great swimming beaches located at 108 Mile House
and Sopa Lakes to help you cool off.
100 Mile House has an excellent range of accommodations and
services. Most of the motels are located right on Hwy 97 as you
drive through the town. A favourite you might try is the Red Coach
Inn on the north side.
There is a great restaurant at the Red Coach Inn if you are hungry
and looking for good food. If you like some local flavour, try Shields
Gold Dust Café located off Hwy 97 in the main part of town.
Good portions plus lots of friendly people.
Selection of Stores
If you're travelling through and need supplies, 100 Mile House has
a good selection of stores including an Overwaitea located on the
north side. There are also some 24-hour gas stations if you are
looking for some fuel or coffee late at night.
If you have an RV or like tenting, try the provincial campground
at Green Lake. This crystal clear lake is located on the south side
of 100 Mile House. Watch for signs along Hwy 97 showing access points.
There are also a number of RV resorts in the area if the campground
on 100 Mile House
Lac La Hache
just north of 108 Mile Ranch is the small community of Lac La Hache.
Noted for it's great fishing and clear water Lac La Hache offers
a few fishing resorts for the willing angler. There is a provincial
campground located on the north side of town offering campsites
and boat launch.