Barkerville emerged as BC's largest mining town during the Cariboo Gold Rush. A lively place to visit in the summer months!

After the great fire in Barkerville, this was one of the only houses left untouched.

Gold Prospecting, Gold Rush, Fur Trade, British Columbia, Abandoned, Transportation, Trail, Ss

A gold mining town. Said to be the largest town north of San Francisco.

Gold Rush

Gold Rush

A Cariboo miner sluicing for gold with a rocker box. BC Museum of Mining