Vanderhoof is located 57 miles west of Prince George on Yellowhead Highway 16.
- Vanderhoof Heritage Village Museum has relocated pioneer structures furnished with period artifacts.
- Bird watching on the Nechako River, a stopping place for thousands of migrating waterfowl.
- Fort St. James National Historic Site, north of Vanderhoof, has a restored fur warehouse, fish cache, men’s house and trade store. Fort St. James was headquarters for the Hudson’s Bay Co.’s New Caledonia fur trade district.