Our Community

Northern Lights
Summit Lake
Incredible Wildlife
Flowering Springs
Fall Leaves

Fort Nelson is a vibrant community of 3500 people located on historic mile 300 of the famous Alaska Highway. The town enjoys the amenities of any larger community with a full range of educational, cultural, and recreational facilities.

These facilities include a UNBC partnership campus (Northern Lights College), a theatre, curling rink, 2 hockey and skating rinks, indoor swimming pool, indoor rock climbing wall , paved walking trails, cross country ski trails, snowmobile trails and a natural greens golf course.

The community has a lot of recreational opportunities that our students participate in: extensive competition dance program, minor hockey, curling, tae kwon do, fitness programs, yoga centre, competitive swim team to name just a few!