It is a great place to stop for breakfast if you are heading north ... or anytime for a visit. Hope is nestled in the mountains at the entry to the Fraser River Canyon. In the 1800's, gold was found above hope and now lumber is the main occupation.
www.hopebc.ca/ Fishing, hunting and rafting on the river bring tourists.
You may have heard about a massive rock slide in 1965. Part of the mountain on one side of the valley slid over to the other side of the valley. The #3 hwy was covered and there are still some cars with victims buried there. It is the largest landslide in BC history.
The town has more than a dozen large wood carvings - some natural wildlife and some 'character' humans.