Fort Steele, BC

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Fort Steele, BC: A Small Town With a Big Personality

FORT STEELE, BRITISH COLUMBIA – Canada. Originally called “Galbraith’s Ferry” after John and Robert Galbraith that started a cable ferry across the Kootenay River. The community was later renamed Fort Steele in honour of Sam Steele of the North-West Mounted Police.

Follow Highway 93/95 16 km north of Cranbrook.

Great Activities and Things to Do in Fort Steele, Canada

Rafting is also a very popular activity in Fort Steele, British Columbia. There are tons of resources that you can use to find the perfect rafting adventure for you and your family. We highly recommend Mistaya Rafting for a one-of-a-kind whitewater experience.

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