Cottonwood House Historic Site

Amenities:

  • Address:

    4660 Barkerville Highway, Quesnel BC V2J2R3

    Contact:

    Phone:250-992-2071
    Email: cottonwoodhouse@sd28.bc.ca
    Website: http://www.cottonwoodhouse.ca/

    Description / Notes:

    Cottonwood House Historic Site located east of Quesnel on the Gold Rush Trail to Barkerville Historic Town, and offers heritage interpretation, accommodation and food to those wanting to explore and experience the Cariboo and its rich history.

    Cottonwood House is one of the last remaining roadhouses in British Columbia. It was built in the 1860’s to offer accommodation, meals and provisions to miners and travellers on their journey along the Cariboo ‘Waggon’ Road to Barkerville or Quesnel.

    Stay overnight at this beautifully groomed site in the rustic cabins, heritage guest cabin, RV sites or tent. Your accommodation booking includes access to: Washrooms with hot showers, small kitchen, tables & benches,outdoor activities and games area, picnic tables and fire-pits enclosed shelter with tables and chairs, wheelchair accessible trails & the Cottonwood River