Services of Bella Coola

While in Bella Coola, talk to the locals & they will point you in the direction for whatever you need.

Visitor Information Booth

MacKenzie Street, Bella Coola, BC V0T 1C0

The Visitor information Booth is located in the adjacent to the Kopas Store down town Bella Coola. 

Drop in to discuss trails, bear safely and general questions. 


Essential Services

Maps, brochures and travel guides are available there and our friendly tourism personnel are ready to assist you. Maps & brochures are also at most accommodations.

Both Bella Coola & Hagensborg have essential services including retail outlets for groceries & hardware, gas stations and repair shops, Canada Post offices, gift shops & places to purchase fishing licenses. Organic foods can also be found in the Valley at both grocery stores & Mountain Valley Organics.

Contact the Bella Coola Harbour Authority regarding boating regulations & assistance. The Bella Coola General Hospital has a walk-in clinic and a pharmacy. There is no full-time veterinary service in the Valley.

For for fishing  regulations, limits, openings & closures, visit this link for the Department of Oceans & Fisheries website.

Banking can be done at the Williams Lake & District Credit Union in Bella Coola, ATMs can be found at Williams Lake Credit Union, Thunderbird Store & Tallheo Gas Bar. Hagensborg’s ATM is in Shop Easy.

Car rentals are available by contacting Bella Coola Vehicle Rentals, some accommodations also provide car rentals. Be sure to confirm rental vehicle availability with your accommodation provider at time of booking.

Guides, Vehicles, Repair Shops, Travel Agencies, Government & Service Organizations are all here in Bella Coola.

Listed Services


Kopas Store

The Kopas General Store is a historic landmark in Bella Coola, BC. It was established in the early 1900s and has served as a hub for the local community ever since. The store offers a wide variety of goods, including Sporting Goods, Marine Charts, Topo Maps, Fishing Licences, Clothing, Footwear, Toys, Giftware & many other Souvenir Items. It is a popular spot for both locals and tourists.
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Bella Cafe

Bella Cafe is a small family-owned business located in Bella Coola, British Columbia. They serve organic coffee and delicious baked goods while also selling souvenirs, clothing, and accessories. The cozy atmosphere and friendly staff make it a popular spot for both locals and visitors to the area.
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Mountain Valley Organics

Mountain Valley Organics is a family-owned organic market located in Hagensborg, British Columbia. They provide a variety of organic products, including vegetables, fruits, and herbs, as well as eggs and honey. They are committed to sustainable farming practices and providing high-quality, nutrient-dense produce to their community. They also have a selection of Beer, wine and spirits!

Hagensborg Mercantile

Hagensborg Mercantile Store is a family-owned and operated grocery store located in Hagensborg, British Columbia, Canada. The store offers a wide range of products, including groceries, meat, produce, and baked goods, as well as household items and basic hardware supplies. The store is committed to providing quality products and friendly service to the local community.

Fawn Gunderson Personal Real Estate

Fawn Gunderson Real Estate is a real estate agency located in Bella Coola, British Columbia, Canada. The agency specializes in the sale of residential and commercial properties, as well as land and rural properties. Fawn Gunderson is committed to providing professional and personalized services to clients, with a focus on meeting their unique needs and goals.

Bella Coola Transit

This is a General Community Service Available to Anyone in the community. There are no restrictions on who can use the service or for what trip purpose. We will do our best to accommodate medical trips for specialists’ appointments. The Bella Coola Valley Transit System operates as a Dial-a-Ride transit service. This means the service is door-to-door service for persons with a disability, and curb-to-curb service for others.
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Bella Coola Harbour Authority

The Bella Coola Public Wharf is a government-owned dock facility located in Bella Coola, British Columbia, Canada. The wharf provides public access to the ocean and serves as a docking station for fishing boats, ferries, and other vessels. The facility also features a public boat launch and is an important hub for the local fishing and tourism industries.
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El’Con Service Station

El'con Service Station is a gas station and convenience store located in the Bella Coola Valley of British Columbia, Canada. The station offers a range of services, including gas, diesel, propane, car wash, and convenience items such as snacks, beverages, and basic automotive supplies. The station is open seven days a week and provides friendly and efficient service to both residents and visitors.

Government and Public Services

Bella Coola offers a range of public services to both locals and visitors, despite being a small community. The town is committed to providing everything necessary to meet the needs of its members and tourists alike.

Bella Coola Vehicle Rentals

Bella Coola Vehicle Rentals is a car rental company located in Bella Coola, British Columbia, Canada. They offer a variety of rental options including cars, SUVs, and trucks. They also offer pick-up and drop-off services and have a range of rental periods available. Reservations can be made online or by phone.

Bella Coola C0-OP

The Bella Coola Valley Co-op is a community-owned grocery store that offers locally sourced goods such as groceries, produce, and meat, as well as a fuel station, liquor store, and hardware store. The co-op supports local producers, promotes sustainable practices, and contributes to the economic and social development of the Bella Coola Valley community.