Stewart Info – Side Route

Situated at the end of the 90-mile-long Portland Canal, surrounded by majestic forestry and the Cambria Icefields, resides the small town of Stewart. 260 km north of the Hazeltons via Highway 37, the town offers wonderful recreational activities like fishing, hiking, kayaking, and wildlife viewing from both land and water.

Stewart is a tranquil community with views of the ocean and surrounded by glaciated valleys. The Visitor Centre has a self-guided auto tour that runs through the gorgeous region. Be aware, it will take you across the Canada – United States boundary. Upon return to Canada, all individuals must stop and report at the Canada Border Services Office, located between Stewart and Hyder. Photo ID and Birth Certificate and/or Passports required upon entry to Canada.