The unique artistic community of Wells is nestled in a picturesque setting of mountains and lakes, providing the perfect environment for a learning holiday. This little 1930s mining town is as friendly now as it was in its mining heyday.
Wells is located in central BC on the traditional unceded territory of the Lhtako Dené. By car it is about a day’s drive from Vancouver, Calgary or Edmonton. Quesnel, the nearest town is 80km from Wells, while Prince George, the largest city in the north, is about 200km away. Both are served by air.
You can dine at great local restaurants and visit shops and galleries that feature the work of local and regional artisans. Hiking trails and pleasant walks are easily accessible, Barkerville Historic Town is only 8km away and world-renowned Bowron Lake Provincial Park is just a further 30km.