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"100 Mile Lodge was the original roadhouse for this area’s gold rush and has great historical significance for our community. The upgrades to both it and to Martin Exeter Hall, named after Lord Martin Exeter, a founding member of our community, will be a great benefit to our community, preserving a vital piece of our history. These facilities enhance our quality of life, both for the public and private sector, showcasing many events."

Donna Barnett, Former Mayor, Distirct of 100 Mile House

100 Mile House Restores and Modernizes Historic Martin Exeter Hall

The historic nature of this building provides new tourism opportunities for the community. The Gold Rush Trail has always sparked interest to tourists of the region and this is a perfect opportunity to benefit from that. In addition, local small businesses have benefitted from providing services to the hosted events.…

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