Stewart, BC borders Hyder, Alaska, which has a population of less than one hundred people. Stewart and Hyder may be in two different countries, but they work together as one community.

Wildlife Awareness and Dumpster locations:

When traveling through Stewart and Hyder, please be aware that there is wildlife all around us. Here are a few tips to keep yourself and the wildlife safe: Respect all bears and their space – they can be dangerous.

  • Never approach a bear
  • Never attempt to feed a bear.
  • Never surprise a bear – be sure to be always on the defense
  • Take the time to learn about bears and try to avoid encounters.

For safety reasons we do ask that you use the garbage containers at your camp site, or one of our many dumpster locations to dispose of your garbage. Here is a map of locations of our dumpsters: