District of Clearwater

The District of Clearwater was incorporated in 2007. As the “Gateway to Wells Gray,” Clearwater is a service centre for its own residents and the travelling public, including tourists from around the world. Clearwater is a thriving community with an economy based in forestry and tourism.

Population: 2,388*
Land Area: 55.65 km2*
Private Dwellings: 1,145*
Dwelling Occupied by Usual Residents: 1,057*
Main Transportation Route: Yellowhead Highway (Highway 5)
*= 2021 Census data

TNRD Representative

Merlin Blackwell

Mayor, District of Clearwater
Tel.: 250-674-1504
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