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Mount Robson Visitor Centre

Closed today: Closed
Open today: Closed
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The Visitor Centre is CLOSED for the season. Please stop in next season (May 2020 to October 2020) and take the opportunity to connect with our courteous, knowledgeable staff, who provide helpful travel information and itinerary planning...more
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BC-16, Mount Robson, British Columbia V0E 2Z0, Canada
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Reviewed October 5, 2019

Over the 6 months of our trip we’ve stopped at many, many visitor centres and this was one of the weakest. If you’re not planning to hike, (we were taking a rest day), they had no information to offer. Nothing about viewpoints, photo stops, local...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank DadandCab
MntRob_Visitor_Info, BC Parks at Mount Robson Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2019

Sorry to see from your review that you did not have a good experience. Our sincerest apologies that you did not find the information you were looking for. We hope that you enjoyed your hike. Cheers

Reviewed September 1, 2019 via mobile

Stopped in here while visiting Mount Robson Provincial Park. Plenty of parking choices for all types of vehicles was available. There is gas available as well as a restaurant and gift shop. The interpretive centre was very busy but showcases the history of the park...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank mbwarden
MntRob_Visitor_Info, BC Parks at Mount Robson Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2019

Thank you so much for stopping in and for the great review. See you again next time. Cheers

Reviewed August 18, 2019

This visitor center is by far the best place that we have ever been that has a million dollar view. Mount Robson itself even on a cloudy day is quite beautiful from this spot. It was raining when we got to this place so we...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank philcanko
MntRob_Visitor_Info, BC Parks at Mount Robson Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2019

Thank you so much for stopping in, the kind words regarding our staff and for supporting the Park with your purchases. We are so pleased that you got the million dollar view!

Reviewed August 14, 2019

We were fortunate to have a beautiful clear view of the summit of Mt Robson from the viewing deck at the rear of this visitor centre....apparently, more often than not it's at least partially shrouded in cloud! The centre is very well equipped for travellers...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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MntRob_Visitor_Info, BC Parks at Mount Robson Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2019

We are so pleased to hear that you had an enjoyable visit and that you were lucky to get the clear view of the summit. Thank you so much for the kind words regarding our staff at the Visitor Center. Enjoy the rest of your...More

Reviewed August 10, 2019 via mobile

Passing through we found this to be a lovely spot to pull into with our RV. Easy in and out and though there were quite a few vehicles in the parking lot it never felt overly crowded. We couldn't see the peak however as it...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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MntRob_Visitor_Info, BC Parks at Mount Robson Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2019

Thank you so much for your positive review of our facilities. Hopefully we will see you again on a clear day so you can get a good picture of the peak!

Reviewed August 7, 2019 via mobile

This was our first stop when we arrived at Mt Robson. Stop here to get your bearings. If you plan on backcountry camping this is where you receive your permit and information regarding your hike. The staff is extremely helpful and will take as much...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank John B
MntRob_Visitor_Info, BC Parks at Mount Robson Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2019

Thank you so much for stopping in and for your great review. We hope that you enjoyed your hike as well.

Reviewed August 1, 2019

The employees there were very knowledgeable of the surrounding areas. They were helpful and offered great suggestion on what to do in the area. The visitor centre is right in front of Mount Robson, which was just beautiful.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Wilbur32
MntRob_Visitor_Info, BC Parks at Mount Robson Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2019

Thank you so much for stopping in and for the kind words. Great to hear that you got a good view of the mountains as well. See you next time.

Reviewed July 20, 2019

Great place to find out what to do in the area and at the same time it is a great place to view mount robson. There is also a highly interesting museum in the basement of the centre which is of high quality and extremely...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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MntRob_Visitor_Info, BC Parks at Mount Robson Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2019

Thank you so much for the great review and for taking the time to come into the museum and learn about the area. We are always excited to share interesting information about the park and help travellers enjoy themselves. Cheers

Reviewed July 18, 2019

We stopped by this visitor Centre on our drive from Jasper tp Abbotsford. The location of the centre is excellent.The Staff at the visitor centre are professional and friendly. We could get lot of information which will help us in our future visits to British...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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MntRob_Visitor_Info, BC Parks at Mount Robson Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2019

Thank you so much for taking the time to stop and for your kind words on your way from Jasper. We are so happy that you were able to get a nice day for clear views of the mountains. See you next time on your...More

Reviewed June 25, 2019

At the western end of the national park, the centre has lots of information, helpful staff, permits and camping & trekking information. It is beside the highway with a large bitumen carpark, and has an amazing view of the mountain. The Centre is lovely with...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Peter E
MntRob_Visitor_Info, BC Parks at Mount Robson Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2019

Thank you so much for taking the time to stop and explore the area. we are happy to hear that you had the time to walk into Kinney Lake. We hope to see you again in the future. Cheers

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FrequentFlier279362
August 14, 2019|
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Response from MntRob_Visitor_Info | Property representative |
Hi FrequentFlier, I agree with John B., crampons have not been necessary for hikers in the past but gaiters would be a good thing to bring (as well as those waterproof shoes John B mentioned). The evenings and nighttime in... More
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Lee B
June 7, 2019|
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Response from MntRob_Visitor_Info | Property representative |
Hi Lee Unfortunately we don't carry the National Park Passes at the Mount Robson Visitor Information Center. I see a great answer from Wewilling7 which I can confirm. You can purchase these passes at a highway kiosk when... More
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m0ira2010
April 15, 2018|
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Response from Loraina S | Property representative |
Camping overnight at Mount Robson Meadows and Rivers Campgrounds is 28$ a night, Lucerne is $22/night, all can be reserved at Discovercamping.
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