Tumbler Ridge Global Geopark Society in Tumbler Ridge

Tumbler Ridge Global Geopark Society

265 Southgate St, Tumbler Ridge, BC
250-242-7733

  • Education
  • Tourism, Travel & Lodging
  • Community
  • Providing educational services
  • Promoting exceptional tourism
  • Working with other non-profits to encourage participation

Meet the Tumbler Ridge Global Geopark Society

Geology is the study of the earths structure, the materials of which it is composed of and the processes acting upon it. Geology looks into the history of the earth by providing information on past climates, plate tectonics and the evolution of life.

A Geopark is an area of international significant geological heritage. A park dedicated to the study of how we as a civilization have used and affected the land in the past and how we should use it moving forward. The elements that are found in a Geopark assist in the study of our past, help us understand our present and guide us in our future.

This designation of Global Geopark comes with immense opportunities to do significant things in Tumbler Ridge and the Tumbler Ridge Global Geopark Society has high hopes for its impact on tourism.

Formed in 2014, this grassroots society was created by residents who were passionate about the town they call home. There is an immense beauty and intrigue to Tumbler Ridge, where else can you see waterfalls, untouched wilderness and fossil meters from each other?

The Tumbler Ridge Global Geopark Society’s Board of Directors and staff members make it a goal of theirs to work with and promote local businesses.

The Tumbler Ridge Global Geopark Society knows the value of this small community and say this Geopark designation is just the beginning of the great things to come for Tumbler Ridge.


Empowering. Educational. Unique.

Imagine if you will, a community covered in prodigious canyons, infinite wetlands, surging waterfalls and dinosaurs!

Welcome to Tumbler Ridge and the Tumbler Ridge Global Geopark Society. The Tumbler Ridge Global Geopark Society is a not-for-profit organization led by a board of directors who are passionate about the growth of Tumbler Ridge.

The Tumbler Ridge Global Geopark Society wants to amaze and inform you as they offer workshops, educational activities and guided tours to anyone and everyone wanting to visit this new and exciting preserved piece of geological history.

Discover all that the Tumbler Ridge Global Geopark has to offer, connect with the Tumbler Ridge Global Geopark Society for more information today

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Contact + Hours

  • Monday to Friday
  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location

  • 265 Southgate St
  • Tumbler Ridge, BC
  • Canada

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