Abbotsford, British Columbia
The district of Abbotsford was the creation after the merger in the year 1972 with the District of Sumas and Abbotsford. The District of Matsqui then amalgamated with the District of Abbotsford during the year 1995, making Abbotsford City.
Fraser Valley's unique urban setting and its land areas provide varied outdoor experiences and adventures. The Matsquio Regional Park can be a haven for camping, biking, fishing and hiking. It could also be a good location to do some parachute jumping to see a bird's eye view of the whole Fraser Valley. Three mini golf courses and go carts at Castle Fun Park is a wonderful place to spend the afternoon. They could also go and visit a working farm, touch various types of animals like for example fish, cattle and goats. The Mighty Fraser Country is likewise a good place for down hill skiing, hiking, visiting theme parks / beautiful gardens, white water rafting, enjoying hot springs and sturgeon fishing...