Cancellation Policy

Event Cancellation by BCHF
BCHF reserves the right to cancel an event due to low enrollment, inclement weather or other circumstances which would make the event non-viable. If BCHF cancels an event, registrants will be offered a full refund.

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Conference Registration

Registration has now closed.

Registration Fees

Full Conference (Thurs-Sat) $250

Full Conference Package includes: Thursday lectures, Thursday welcome reception, Friday opening lectures, keynote, Friday evening movie night, Saturday AGM, Media Panel, afternoon lectures, book fair, lunches on Friday and Saturday, BCHF Book Prize Gala, Sunday cemetery walk, downtown heritage tour. NOTE: Does NOT include any tours.

Friday Only $120

Friday Only: includes Friday opening lectures, keynote, lunch, and Friday evening movie night. NOTE: Does NOT include any tours.

Saturday Only $135

Saturday Only: includes Saturday AGM, Media Panel, lunch, afternoon lectures, book fair, and BCHF Book Prize Gala. NOTE: Does NOT include any tours.

Extra Gala tickets $60

Field Trips

Friday tours are only available to Full Conference and Friday Only registrants

Bus Tour: Ghost Town of Sandon and Nikkei Internment Memorial Centre in New Denver
11:00 am-5:00 pm
$25

Walking Tour: Downtown Nakusp and Heritage Tour and Historic Cemetery
11:00 am-1:00 pm
$10

Only available to Full Conference and Saturday Only registrants.

Tour One – Bus tour: Town of Trout Lake and Historic Halcyon Hot Springs
(no swimming, minimal walking)
12:30 pm -4:00 pm
Bus tour: Town of Trout Lake and Historic Halcyon Hot Springs with Marilyn Taylor (no swimming, minimal walking).
$20

Tour Two – Bus to Nakusp Hot Springs, visit source, and soak in pool
12:30 pm departure. Choice of three return times: 1:40 p.m., 2:40 p.m. or 4:00 p.m.
Bus to Nakusp Hot Springs with Rosemarie Parent, visit source, soak in pool. (minimal walking)
$20

Tour Three – Hike to Nakusp Hot Springs, visit source, see Kuskanax Falls and Covered Bridge, soak in pool
(8 km hike from town to hot springs)
12:30 pm-4:00 pm
$20

Cocktails, mingling, dinner, keynote, awards presentation and silent auction.
Extra tickets: $60