©

Mackenzie trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Mackenzie

Trip Planner Canada  /  British Columbia  /  Mackenzie
Mackenzie is a district municipality within the Fraser-Fort George Regional District in central British Columbia, Canada. The community is located at the south end of Williston Lake. The townsite, established by Alexandra Forest Industries (acquired by BC Forest Products in 1967) and Cattermole Timber (partnered with Jujo Paper in 1970 to create Finlay Forest Industries), was named for Sir Alexander MacKenzie (1764–1820). Mackenzie's main industries are logging, lumber, market pulp and tourism. Duz Cho Logging, sawmills, such as the Canfor Corporation Mackenzie sawmill (successor to BCFP's lumber division) and Conifex Timber, (successor to FFI) and the Paper Excellence kraft pulp mill (successor to BCFP's pulp division), are major employers in town. The addition of Thompson Creek Metals Mount Milligan copper-gold operation is a major new asset to the town.RecreationMackenzie is a destination for outdoor sports enthusiasts. In the winter, Mackenzie hosts dog sled racing, cross-country skiing, and snowmobiling competitions. Morfee Mountain overlooks Mackenzie and is a popular destination for local hiking and an off-road vehicle destination. Mackenzie has a swimming pool, indoor and outdoor skating rinks, a curling rink, and two developed beaches on Morfee Lake; First Beach is used primarily for recreational swimming, and Second Beach includes a boat launch. Mackenzie has a ski hill just east of the main town and is 45 minutes away from Powder King ski resort as well as Little Mac a small hill in town. Several lakes that are great for fishing spots.
With our world travel planner, Canada vacations can be built around trips to Mackenzie and other destinations in Canada.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Mackenzie

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Mackenzie

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Recently planned trips to British Columbia

36 days in Richmond BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 36 days in Richmond BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 37 days in Richmond BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Calgary, Seattle & Vancouver BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Salt Spring Island BY A USER FROM CANADA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Canada BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES February, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 13 days in Canada BY A USER FROM INDIA November, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 38 days in Canada BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA November, kids, popular PREFERENCES: November, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Canada BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, kids, popular PREFERENCES: January, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in Canada BY A USER FROM VIETNAM December, culture, relaxing, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, relaxing, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Cultus Lake BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Vancouver BY A USER FROM MEXICO December, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans