Valemount is a village of 1,150 people in east central British Columbia, Canada. It is situated between the Rocky, Monashee, and Cariboo Mountains. It is the nearest community to the west of Jasper National Park, and is also the nearest community to Mount Robson Provincial Park, which features Mount Robson, the tallest mountain in the Canadian Rockies. Prince George is 300 km driving distance to the west, Kamloops 320 km to the south, while to the east is Jasper 120 km and Edmonton 495 km.
Outdoor recreation is popular in summer and winter--hiking, skiing, snowmobiling, and horseback riding are common activities.