Baseball / Softball - Playing fields are located throughout the town. Get a group together for a game.
Bird Watching - A variety of species unique to Northern B.C. can be sighted. These species include bald eagles, Canada geese, Stellar's jays, and many more.
Boating, Canoeing & Kayaking - Enjoy quiet boating on one of our many lakes in the area. Bring a rod and camera and take in the wilderness beauty.
Bulkley Valley & Morice River - Two famous fly fishing rivers meet at Houston. Their legendary steelhead runs provide much of the recreation including fishing for spring and coho salmon.
Bulkley Valley Wildlife - Black bear, deer, moose, weasels, porcupines, coyotes, and many more can be found in the area.
China Knows Mountain - This hike rewards you with panoramic views and opportunities to spot many different plant and wildlife species, including ladyslippers, ferns, mountain goats, black bears, bald eagles, and more.
Circle Tours - Scenic tours from Houston to Babine Lake & Houston to Francois Lake.
Curling - Forum for both bonspiels & club play
Farmers Market - Open to everyone, June 1 - September 30, 10:00 am - 3:00pm in Steelhead Park on Highway 16.
Fitness Center - Keep in shape on your vacation at Houston's leisure facility!
Fly Rod - World's largest fly rod at 18 meters (60ft) long and 364 kg. (800lbs.) can be seen at Steelhead Park.
Four Seasons Park - Rodeo grounds and baseball diamonds are located here.
Freshwater Fishing - Fish our lakes and rivers for species such as trout, salmon and steelhead.
Golf - Local 9 hole course or try mini-golf.
GT-ing - A fun, popular winter sport for all!
Hiking Trails - An abundance of hiking trails offer breath taking scenery, and a chance to enjoy the wildlife.
Ice Skating - In winter, go skating at the Claude Parish Memorial Arena.
Jamie Baxter Park- Includes a ball park, Skateboard park and a playground.
Mountains - Morice Mountain and the Telkwa Range give beautiful views, in addition to offering hiking & snowmobiling.
Mountain Biking - Bike along Houston's community walking trails while taking in the scenery.
Nightlife - Enjoy our pub and bars for a friendly atmosphere and good food.
Photography - What better way to remember your vacation than with your own photographs? Take advantage of our beautiful mountain ranges, wildlife, flora and fauna.
Playgrounds - Houston has several playgrounds located throughout the town, which offer fun and relaxation for all.
Public Library - The Public Library offers abundance of information about the town and surrounding area.
Restaurants- Enjoy ethnic and Western cuisine in one of the many different restaurants.
Rock Climbing - Owen Hat offers great rock climbing.
Shopping The Houston Shopping Mall and Downtown area have a variety of stores to fit your individual needs.
Skiing - Take in the winter scenery while cross-country skiing on groomed cross country trails and other nature trails around the area.
Snowshoe - Experience the challenge of snowshoeing while in a winter wonderland.
Soccer Fields - Gather some friends and a ball for a great game of soccer.
Special Events - Pleasant Valley Days (May), Canada Day (July), Drag Races (July), Mud Racing ( July) and Christmas Light-Up (November).
Sunsets - Spectacular sunset are a treasured natural feature; Capture the beauty on film!
Swimming - For outdoor enthusiasts, go swimming in one of the area lakes. For those who prefer the indoors, visit our brand new Leisure Facility with a 4-lane 25m pool, leisure pool with lazy river, hot tub, sauna and fitness gym.