COVID-19 in the Harrison River Valley
B.C. is welcoming visitors, please review the Travel and COVID-19 requirements set out by the Province of BC. Please be aware COVID-19 Vaccine Passports are now required for many business, see the list here. Out of Province travelers are required to show proof of vaccination and ID. Respect communities, make a plan before you leave and arrive at your destination prepared. Learn more .
Let’s do our part by following the Provincial Health Orders and recommendations, and by supporting local businesses. We recommend booking your experiences and accommodations early to ensure you have the best experience in the Harrison River Valley. Learn more
Businesses in the Greater Harrison area have re-opened with modified operations. Click the “What’s Open” tab for more information.
Masks are expected in all indoor public spaces within the Village of Harrison Hot Springs.
The Importance of Planning Ahead
10 Reasons to Fall Comfortably into Fall in Harrison Hot Springs– by Rockwell Guest Lodge
Travelling to the Greater Harrison Area During COVID-19
We are excited to welcome you back to Harrison Hot Springs. We ask that you keep our community safe by following the guidelines set out by the Provincial Health Authority. If you have any questions or concerns on whether you should be travelling, please contact the Health Authority in your area. It is expected for all visitors to Harrison Hot Springs to wear a mask in public indoor spaces. Please be aware COVID-19 Vaccine Passports are now required for many business, see the list here. Out of Province travelers are required to show proof of vaccination and ID. Respect communities, make a plan before you leave and arrive at your destination prepared. Learn more .
10 Tips to Travelling Safely During COVID-19
What our businesses are doing to keep YOU safe
- All accommodations, restaurants, shops, and stores are implementing provincially approved guidelines for cleaning and “sasquatch-sized” physical distancing to keep staff and patrons safe.
- COVID-19 Vaccination Passports will be required at all restaurants, indoor events, and indoor recreational areas.
- All activity providers have created additional safety measures as well as implemented provincially approved guidelines for cleaning and “sasquatch-sized” physical distancing to keep staff and visitors safe.
- Due to limited space and modified group sizes, please call ahead to activity providers to see if there are additional items you are required to bring in advance of your trip.
What We Are Asking You to Do To Keep Us Safe
- Stop the spread. If you or anyone in your travelling group has been sick in the previous week or have flu-like symptoms, please reschedule your trip.
- Be patient. Due to the capacity orders from our new health and safety practices, line-ups are sure to happen. Rest assured, our businesses are working hard to get through the lines as quickly, and safely, as possible. New practices such as sanitizing in between customers make for a little bit more time, but ensures your safety.
- Please follow the “sasquatch-sized” social distancing guidelines set out by our restaurants, accommodations, retailers, and tour operators. Please visit individual businesses websites for their expectations from you.
- Restaurants are mandated to have a MAXIMUM group size of 6 patrons per table, and tables must be 2 meters apart. Please respect these rules outlined by the Provincial Health Authority.
- Restaurants are mandated to require guests to wear a mask when not at a table.
- Book your activities in advance
- Bring your own personal protective equipment if you can (i.e. hand sanitizer and mask)
- Make a reservation at one of our restaurants, or order takeout or delivery.
- Public spaces: Follow the signage and respect the 2 metre physical distancing guidelines. Lets follow the Sasquatch’s lead, and stay apart!
- Keep your dog on leash on trails and throughout the Village of Harrison Hot Springs.
What’s Open in the Harrison River Valley
Many local businesses have modified their services or hours. For more information on each specific business or experience, please check the listings below. If you are a business, and would like your notices added or updated, please contact us. For the latest information on the Provincial Health Order, click here.
Pay Parking in Harrison Hot Springs
Pay Parking will be in effect from May 15-September 15, 2021 from 6:00 AM- 7:00 PM.
Zone 1: Max. 4 Hour Parking
Parking Rates: Hour 1 – $2.00, Hour 2 – $3.00, Hour 3 – $4.00, Hour 4 – $5.00 (Total $14.00 for 4 hours)
- St. Alice Street
- Hot Springs Road
- Esplanade Avenue West of Hot Springs Road
Zone 2: Hourly and Daily Parking
Parking Rates: $3.00 per hour or $12.00 per day
- Esplanade Avenue
- Streets between Esplanade Avenue and Lillooet Avenue including:
- Maple Street
- Chehalis Street
- Spruce Street
Note: This service has been implemented by the Village of Harrison Hot Springs and managed by Precise ParkLink. Please direct all pay parking and invoice inquiries to 604.235.1380 or 1.866.715.PARK (7275).