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Overview of Golden, British Columbia, Canada

Located in the heart of Canada's famous mountain national parks, Golden, B.C. is a mountaineering paradise. Many different outdoor activities rank Golden as the ultimate destination for outdoor adventure recreation.

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  • Population: 4 020 (2001)
  • Population Density: 364.6/km²
  • Area: 11.02/km²
  • Latitude: 51°17?42?N
  • Longitude: 116°57?45?W
  • Weather: See Forecast
  • Time Zone: Pacific
  • Language: English
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History of Golden, British Columbia

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Golden's Demographics

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Golden's Climate

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Education in Golden, British Columbia

Golden is part of the School District 6 Rocky Mountains and has elementary and secondary schools.

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Transportation around Golden, British Columbia

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Tourism and Attractions of Golden

Golden has hiking trails available for any fitness level. Try white water rafting on the Kicking Horse River, hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, canoeing, hang-gliding, paragliding and scenic air tours are some of the favourite summer activities in the Golden area. Some of the activities and attractions that are popular in the winter months are downhill, back country and cross country skiing, ice climbing and snowmobiling. Experience memorable heli-skiing, and ski touring in the Purcell Range as well. With various resorts, hotels and restaurants in the area, Golden is a great place to vacation.

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Surrounding Communities

  • Golden
  • Moberly
  • Leanchoil
  • Parson
  • McMurdo
  • Donald
  • Rogers Pass
  • Field
  • Glacier

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Geography of Golden, British Columbia

Golden is nestled in the Columbia River Valley surrounded by three different mountain ranges and five National Parks; Yoho National Park, Banff National Park, Jasper National Park, Glacier National Park, and Kootenay National Park.

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Golden's Government

The municipal government of Golden consists of a Mayor and six Councillors that represent the city as a whole.

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Golden's Economy and Industry

The forest sector has the greatest economic impact in Golden, followed by tourism and services.

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Golden's Culture and Significant Events

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Sports in Golden, British Columbia

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Media of Golden

The Golden Star is a daily newspaper in Golden that keeps residents of the area up to date on local and world news. Golden EZ Rock is an FM Edit this paragraph

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