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"When the Olympic/Paralympic Live Sites program was announced in 2005, Valemount’s Council had a dream and saw the opportunity. But it was only with the contributions of Northern Development and the Columbia Basin Trust that this dream became a reality."

Silvio Gislimberti, Economic Development Officer, Village of Valemount

Valemount Entices Tourists With New Visitor Information Centre

The Village of Valemount’s Visitor Information Centre is taking advantage of the 866,640 motorists who on average pass through the community each summer. Studies show that visitor information centres significantly increase the amount of visitor stops substantially, and the Village of Valemount is now taking advantage of this new community…

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