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Fall Camping in Mission, BC

Mission has multiple campsites open until Mid-October, that are perfect for a quiet get-away from the city.

Grandma Gayle: Mission Raceway's Toughest Competitor

Known at the Mission Raceway Park as both “the intimidator” and “Grandma Gayle” is competitor Gayle Baird, 74, who brings her game, and her cookies, with her to race days.…

Dahlia Festival in Mission

With a gorgeous 10 acre garden surrounded by mountains, this dahlia and grape festival is like no other.

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Your Guide to Golfing in Mission, BC

Looking for a “tee”-rific time? Look no further! Mission has many options for golfing, if you're looking for challenging hilly terrain, smooth fairways or just looking to have a fun…

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@thedripjuiceco
Vegan Eats in Mission, BC

Saving the planet is a pretty big "dill", and travelling shouldn't have to take it away. Luckily Mission has lots of places with plant-based options to keep you happy (and…

How to Be FireSmart This Summer

It's important to be be FireSmart this summer and help prevent wildfires in British Columbia, here's some tips on how you can be firesmart in Mission, BC.

Mission Movie Moment: Adventure Buff

So you're an adventure buff. You like a good mystery, with a slice of sci-fi on the side - then you have come to the right place! From alien invasions…

Mission Movie Moment: Tender Hearted

So you sigh at those Hallmark romantic gestures - then welcome to the heart of Mission. From dreamy strolls in a park to passionate diner dates, Mission has the film…

Donations for Lytton Relief Efforts

Thank you Mission for your outstanding show of support for those affected by the Lytton wildfires! At this time, the Mission Visitor Information Centre is accepting cash, cheque, and gift…

Your Guide to Camping in Mission, BC

Camping season is one of the most exciting seasons of all in Mission, BC and if the thought of an evening filled with friends around a campfire, roasting marshmallows, and…

How to Stay Safe in the Summer Heat

Summer has arrived and with that comes hot temperatures! Mission is not unknown to have small heat waves that put the city in a sunshine daze with locals and visitors…

10 Ways to Beat the Heat in Mission, BC

Local lakes and beaches are the popular choice during a Mission heat wave, but they aren't the only choice! For alternative activities that are just as fun, use the following…

Wildlife Safety in Mission, BC

The most common wildlife in Mission is black bears, deer, coyotes, cougars and raccoons. Continue reading for a few safety tips on each animal.

Locals Guide to Father's Day in Mission, BC

Father's Day is always fun in Mission no matter what your dad is into. Read this blog for inspiration on what to get your dad for the best father's day…

The Responsible Outdoor Enthusiast: Leave No Trace

With summer just around the corner, and bear season in full-swing, it’s important to stay safe and prepared when heading out into the outdoors, if it's camping, hiking or day…

Locals Guide to Mother's Day in Mission, BC

With Mother’s Day just around the corner, you may be looking for inspiration on how to celebrate during this pandemic.

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Tuned in to Mission

Musician John Welsh is a long-time resident of Mission and a regular at many of the music venues and events found in the community.  His aptly named, John Welsh Band,…

Mission Movie Moment: Adventure Buff

So you're an adventure buff. You like a good mystery, with a slice of sci-fi on the side - then you have come to the right place! From alien invasions…

Your Guide to Camping in Mission, BC

Camping season is one of the most exciting seasons of all in Mission, BC and if the thought of an evening filled with friends around a campfire, roasting marshmallows, and…

Locals Guide to Mother's Day in Mission, BC

With Mother’s Day just around the corner, you may be looking for inspiration on how to celebrate during this pandemic.

10 Ways to Beat the Heat in Mission, BC

Local lakes and beaches are the popular choice during a Mission heat wave, but they aren't the only choice! For alternative activities that are just as fun, use the following…

Wildlife Safety in Mission, BC

The most common wildlife in Mission is black bears, deer, coyotes, cougars and raccoons. Continue reading for a few safety tips on each animal.

Leq’á:mel First Nation with Chief Alice

Chief Alice Thompson, of Leq’á:mel First Nation, is also known by her traditional name, Mae’xe, and has been a community leader for the band since April 2000.

The Responsible Outdoor Enthusiast: Leave No Trace

With summer just around the corner, and bear season in full-swing, it’s important to stay safe and prepared when heading out into the outdoors, if it's camping, hiking or day…

The Art of Carving

A trip to the workshop of Peter Wayne Gong, Coast Salish artist and carver is an experience in itself, with the smell of sweet cedar welcoming you, along with an…

How to Stay Safe in the Summer Heat

Summer has arrived and with that comes hot temperatures! Mission is not unknown to have small heat waves that put the city in a sunshine daze with locals and visitors…

Mission Movie Moment: Tender Hearted

So you sigh at those Hallmark romantic gestures - then welcome to the heart of Mission. From dreamy strolls in a park to passionate diner dates, Mission has the film…

Local Representative Pam Alexis Shares Her Love of Community

Pam Alexis is one of the most recognizable figures in town, because she has always supported, volunteered, and attended the many community events and celebrations Mission has to offer.

Grandma Gayle: Mission Raceway's Toughest Competitor

Known at the Mission Raceway Park as both “the intimidator” and “Grandma Gayle” is competitor Gayle Baird, 74, who brings her game, and her cookies, with her to race days.…

How to Be FireSmart This Summer

It's important to be be FireSmart this summer and help prevent wildfires in British Columbia, here's some tips on how you can be firesmart in Mission, BC.

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@mountainanchorphoto
Fall Camping in Mission, BC

Mission has multiple campsites open until Mid-October, that are perfect for a quiet get-away from the city.

Donations for Lytton Relief Efforts

Thank you Mission for your outstanding show of support for those affected by the Lytton wildfires! At this time, the Mission Visitor Information Centre is accepting cash, cheque, and gift…

It’s Owl in a Days Work for Tourism Mission

Tourism Mission finds friendship and collaboration across the continent during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Locals Guide to Father's Day in Mission, BC

Father's Day is always fun in Mission no matter what your dad is into. Read this blog for inspiration on what to get your dad for the best father's day…

Local Guides Favorite Places

Captain Liam Sullivan is a family man and the owner of Fraser River Safari.  He enjoys sharing his knowledge of the river, from its rich culture and history to the…

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Your Guide to Golfing in Mission, BC

Looking for a “tee”-rific time? Look no further! Mission has many options for golfing, if you're looking for challenging hilly terrain, smooth fairways or just looking to have a fun…

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@thedripjuiceco
Vegan Eats in Mission, BC

Saving the planet is a pretty big "dill", and travelling shouldn't have to take it away. Luckily Mission has lots of places with plant-based options to keep you happy (and…

Mission on Two Wheels

Mission is a town with a growing and thriving cycling scene. Home to long back-roads with smooth pavement and little traffic, to hundreds of km of logging roads as well…

Dahlia Festival in Mission

With a gorgeous 10 acre garden surrounded by mountains, this dahlia and grape festival is like no other.