Burns Lake is located in the heart of northern British Columbia, about 222 km west of Prince George on Highway 16. Our village has a diverse population of 3,614 residents and serves a surrounding area of approximately 10,000 residents of the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako. With two of the six local First Nations communities located within municipal boundaries, Burns Lake has a strong sense of culture and incredible local talents to showcase.
Burns Lake is a treasure trove for fishers, hikers, golfers, mountain bikers, cross country skiers, wilderness lovers, and the list goes on! With over 3000 miles of fishing, endless hiking routes, internationally recognized mountain bike trails, in addition to beautiful lakes and mountains, it’s only natural to visit Burns Lake. There is something here for everyone. Visit Tourism Website.