Welcome to Tumbler Ridge
Tumbler Ridge is an innovative community that continues to redefine what opportunity and quality of life are in Northern BC. We are an active and exciting town of adventurers, entrepreneurs, tradespeople, clean energy and resource professionals. We have affordable housing and unlimited recreational opportunities in a community where work-life balance isn’t just a saying but a reality.
Tumbler Ridge Medical Clinic
220 Front Street
Phone: (250) 242-4251
Tumbler Ridge Community Health Unit
220 Front Street
Phone: (250) 242-5271
Tumbler Ridge Pharmacy
230 Main Street
Phone: (250) 242-3333
Education & Childcare
Tumbler Ridge Elementary School (Kindergarten – Grade 6) • 355 Monkman Way
Phone: (250) 242-5281 • www.sd59.bc.ca
Tumbler Ridge Secondary School (Grade 7 – Grade 12 • 180 Southgate Street
Phone: (250) 242-4227 • www.trss.sd59.bc.ca
Northern Lights College (Tumbler Ridge Campus) • 180 Southgate Street
Phone: (250) 242-5591 • www.nlc.bc.ca
Tumbler Ridge Children’s Center Society – Preschool/Daycare • 340 Front Street
Phone: (250) 242-4503 • www.trccs.ca
Utilities & Services
Phone: (250) 242-4242
Pacific Northern Gas
WorkBC / Horton Ventures Inc. (Chetwynd & Tumbler Ridge)
Phone: (250) 788-1025
www.workbccentre-chetwynd.ca | www.hortonventures.com
Hub International – 105-235 Front Street
Phone: (250) 242-5288
Phone: 310-3100 (no area code required)
Canada Post – 107-235 Front Street
Phone: (250) 242-4100
Rockin’ Rob’s Dollar Store & More (Purolator)
Unit 102 – 320 Iles Way
Phone: (250) 242-4312
District of Tumbler Ridge
Economic Development Office
Rentals and real estate are served through our local realtors. The District also has municipally-owned commercial, industrial and residential properties for sale, and are currently working to develop and expand rural residential opportunities in the community. In addition, Tumbler Ridge has substantial areas of provincially-owned Crown Land within its District boundaries that could be right for your venture.
Getting to Know Tumbler Ridge
Business Licences : All businesses operating in Tumbler Ridge must have a valid business licence or a valid Intercommunity Business Licence.
Community groups and organizations: Tumbler Ridge has many groups and organizations.
Dogs in Tumbler Ridge : You must licence all dogs over the age of four months each year. Find out where to get your dog licence and where your dog can enjoy off-leash time.
Emergency Preparedness : Extensive emergency preparedness plan has been developed to protect the health, safety and property of the community.
Fire Protection : In an emergency, dial 911. The Tumbler Ridge Fire Department provides fire, rescue, and first responder services within the District of Tumbler Ridge. This includes dealing with wood stoves, outdoor burning and smoke alarm maintenance.
Garbage Pickup & Recycling : Pick-up services are held three days a week in three different locations within the town.
Police : In an emergency, dial 911. The community of Tumbler Ridge is protected by a local detachment of Royal Canadian Mounted Police.
Property Taxes: We send annual property tax notices in mid-May to all registered property owners. Your deadline to pay is the first business day after July 1.
Recreation: The Tumbler Ridge Community Centre is a hub of leisure activities. Our facility features a pool, arena, curling facility, fitness centre, squash and racquetball courts, multipurpose rooms, indoor playground, library and restaurant.