WDCAG 2020: Finding our Way in the Twenties, and Why Geography Matters More than Ever
March 13-14, Prince George, BC, Canada. CAG Western Division.
The conference overlaps with at least two events – the 2020 World Women’s Curling Championship and the Prince George Dance Festival – that will attract many out-of-town visitors. You are strongly encouraged to book accommodations as early as possible.
Please note, this is not a complete list of guest accommodations in Prince George. [PDF Download]
Conference Group Rates
The following hotels have set aside rooms for conference attendees for up to a 3-night stay (including Thursday March 12, for those wanting to attend field trips). Rates are per night, taxes not included. Please note the deadlines for booking rooms at reduced rates and the code you will need to quote when booking.
Courtyard by Marriott Prince George
900 Brunswick Street
Located downtown (10-15 minutes from campus)
15 rooms with King and sofa bed, $139
5 rooms with two Queen beds, $139
Group name: UNBC – Geographers
Book online using the following link:
Book your group rate for UNBC - Geographers
Cut-off date: February 12, 2020
2990 Recreation Place
Located along Highway 16 near the Highway 97 intersection, only 10 minutes from campus.
12 rooms with double occupancy, Queen beds, $144
8 single-occupancy suites, King bed, $144
Group Name: Western Canadian Association of Geographers
Cut-off date: February 29, 2020
1790 Highway 97 South
Located at the intersection of Highways 16 & 97, only 10 minutes from campus.
20 rooms with double occupancy, Queen beds, $129
10 rooms with single occupancy, King bed, $129
Block name is Western Canadian Association Geographers.
Cut-off date: February 29, 2020.
444 George Street
Phone: 250-563-005 or toll free at 1-800-830-8833
Located downtown (10-15 minutes from campus).
2 Premiere rooms, Queen bed, $116
4 Traditional rooms, Queen bed, $116
2 Traditional rooms, King bed, $116
7 Traditional suites, King bed, $116
3 Traditional suites with Jacuzzi, King bed, $149
Group rate name is WESTERN CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF GEOGRAPHERS
Group code is CGPG_2499
Cut-off date: February 20, 2020
1151 Commercial Crescent
Located near the intersection of Hwy 97 and 15thAvenue (10 minutes from both campus and downtown)
15 double rooms, Queen beds, $95
5 single rooms, King bed, $95
Call directly to reserve rooms
Cut-off date: February 19, 2020.
Other hotel suggestions
770 Brunswick Street
Located downtown, close to Trench Brewery (site of the Social on Saturday evening), the Civic Centre, Library, Art Gallery, shops and restaurants (approx. 10-15 minutes from campus)
2005 Highway 97 South
Located at the intersection of Highways 97 and 16 (Treasure Cove Casino).
Motel suggestions (each 10 minutes or less from campus)
4222 West Highway 16
1502 Highway 97 South
901 W Central
1391 Central Street
Phone: 250-563-0102 or toll-free 1-800-563-0102
Canadian Association of Geographers
Address: 60 University Private,
Simard Hall, Room 031
Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5