BRITISH COLUMBIA CANADA
Super Natural British Columbia, as it is often referred to by locals, definitely lives up to its expectations. This friendly and laidback province will awaken the adventurer within as you explore its majestic wilderness parks, hike through its magical old growth rainforests, drive through its scenic backcountry roads or paddle through its serene lakes, streams and coastal waters.
Hardcore adventurers will enjoy trekking to some of Canada’s highest waterfalls, biking down single-track through the rainforest or experiencing the thrill of snowmobiling through snow-capped mountain trails.
Just remember to take a moment and stop, take a deep breath of fresh air, and enjoy the magnificence that surrounds you. With its diverse ecosystem, BC provides some of the best wildlife viewing opportunities in Canada. Whether you prefer whale watching or eagle counting, your encounter with these wildlife inhabitants will be one to remember. Buy a BRMB guide and start your adventure today!
Featuring 1:20,000 scale Trim data, we offer the most complete forestry, industry and logging road coverage available for BC. In fact, we provide over 165,000+ kilometres of routable roads including highways, city roads, rural roads, and 2 levels of logging roads (industrial and resource roads) along with over 450,000+ kilometres of non-routable roads including old logging roads, unclassified roads, alleyways, private roads and more. This is all overlaid on an enhanced contour and elevation information including summits, peaks and geographic points not illustrated on most other maps.
- Scale – 20,000 base scale topographic maps
- Shaded Relief – Detailed topography highlighting the area’s terrain
- 3D View – 3D perspective highlighting mountain ranges and river valleys
- Routable Roads – Enhanced routing allows you to navigate from the city into the backcountry
- Search – Tens of thousands of searchable cities, geographic land, water features, Activity POIs
- Continuity – Seamless and continuous topographic maps
- Co-operation – Updated regularly and developed inc-operation with local agencies (government, Parks, Forestry, Tourism Organizations, Local Municipalities, Non-profit Outdoor Groups & Clubs, Customers & More)
Beautiful BC is the westernmost Province in Canada and the third largest, boasting spectacular sceneries, majestic wilderness and a diverse ecosystem. On the road, on the trail or on the water, there’s an adventure to be had around every corner.
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- Capital City: Victoria on Vancouver Island
- Population: 4.5 million
- History: Entered Canadian Confederation in 1871
- Total Area: 944,735 km sq. /364,764 mi sq.
- Highest Point: Fairweather Mountain – 4,663 m/15,299 ft.
- Lowest Point: Pacific Ocean – sea level
- Largest Lake: Williston Lake (Reservoir) – 1,761 km sq. /680 mi sq.
- Provincial Flower: Pacific Dogwood
- Provincial Bird: Steller’s Jay
- Provincial Mammal: Spirit Bear
- Gemstone: Jade
- Motto: “Splendour without Diminishment”
With the BRMB Navigator Base Map at your fingertips, you are simply one tap away from uncovering a world of new outdoors and backcountry adventures. Powered by logging, industry and bush road networks along with enhanced geographic and topographic data, exclusive to BRMB, your Navigator Base Map will be the most comprehensive and detailed map source available for navigating the outdoors with utmost confidence.
What Sets Us Apart From the Rest
Extensive Backcountry Road Network
[Forest service/bush roads, main industry, active industry (2wd), other industry (2wd /4wd), unclassified (4wd), & deactivated roads]
Logging, industry and bush road systems have been some of the main highlighted features of our maps for over 20 years. We continuously enhance our industry leading network of backcountry roads, through road reclassification (distinguishing main roads from 4wd roads and deactivated roads) as well as providing our users with road names very few other maps illustrate.
Geographical Land Features
[Terrain contours, cliffs, mountain ranges, mountain peaks, valleys, islands]
Whether used as reference points or exploration destinations, our Base Map provides you with all the geographical features you need to get outdoors and play. These key features have been the backbone of our maps since their inception and we are thrilled to share them with yo through our BRMB Navigator Base Map.
[National, provincial, regional, & municipal parks, conservancy’s, ecological reserves, & protected areas]
Whether you’re searching for tranquility or an action-packed getaway, the BRMB Navigator Base Map combines numerous datasets to showcase all of your favourite parks along with recreation areas very few have even heard of.
[Lakes, rivers, coastline, streams, creeks, dams, reservoirs, wetlands, marsh’s, bogs, rapids, glaciers]
Whether you like to fish, paddle or just enjoy the scenery while cruising on a boat, BRMB maps are known for featuring more lakes, streams and other water features than other maps. Through our extensive research and knowledge of the backcountry, you will have access to countless water adventures with our Base Map.
[Railways, cutlines, pipelines, ferry routes, transmission lines, gates, & Trans Canada Trail]
While these utility corridors are often taken for granted on most maps, to the keen backcountry enthusiast they are the pathway to limitless adventures and discoveries. Whether used as reference points or as a means to get to an adventure hot spot, our Base Map will have you covered.
[3-D terrain shading, contours &elevations]
From spectacular mountains to narrow river valleys, British Columbia offers some of the most dramatic scenery in the World. Included with our Base Map are 3-D terrain shadings, detailed topography highlighting the areas’ terrain, using industry leading contour lines and relief shading which allow you to read the lay of the land effortlessly.
[Protected & restricted Areas, First Nations land, tree farm licenses, mining areas, conservancies, ecological reserves]
Perhaps as an avid backcountry explorer, you have pushed the boundaries when it comes to discovering new adventures. Now with these essential features at your fingertips, you know where to play and which areas you should avoid.
The British Columbia Adventure Layers Offer You:
BC Adventure POI Highlights
- 800+ Backroad Attractions
- 2,700+ Fishing Lakes and Streams locations
- 700+ Boat Launches and Marinas
- 225 Hunting and Wildlife Management Unit areas
- 500+ Points & 16,000+ km of paddling Routes
- 3,100+ Parks and campsites
- 1,100+ Recreation Sites
- 2800+ Multi-use Trailheads & 32,000 km of Trails
- 180+ ATV Trailheads & 14,000+ km Trails
- 220+ Snowmobile Trailheads & 17,000+ km Trails
- 300+ Wildlife Viewing hot spots
- 270+ Winter Recreation locations
- 125 Golf Clubs
- 3,600+ City, Town and community locations
- 61,000+ searchable land and water geographic features
BC Adventures POI Features
- Fishing & Hunting Regulations
- Fish Species & Stocking Info
- Game Species & Seasonal Info
- Tips &Techniques
- POI Descriptions
- Access & Directions
- Facilities & Amenities
- Recreational Activities & Tips
- Trail Length, Elevation Gain & Difficulty
- Trail & Nearby Activities
- Snowshoeing, Downhill & Cross-country Skiing Areas
- Urban & backcountry Attractions
- Viewpoints & Wildlife Viewing Areas
- Park & Backcountry Campsites
- Picnic & Recreational Areas
- National, Provincial & Urban Parks
- Lake, River & Ocean Paddling
- Hot springs, Waterfalls, Big Trees, Caves, Glaciers
- Historic Sites & Museums
BC Searchable Categories
- Backcountry Camps
- Boat Launches
- Land Features
- Paddling – Routes
- Parks – National
- Parks – Provincial
- Parks – Urban
- Public Services
- Recreation Sites
- Snowmobile Routes
- Visitor Centers
- Water Features
- Wildlife Viewing
- Winter Recreation
- Wildlife Management Units