The varied terrain of British Columbia offers something for everyone. From its mountainous terrain, to its coasts, lakes, rivers and forests, British Columbia is enjoyed for its hiking, camping, rock-climbing, mountaineering, hunting and fishing. Water sports are also a favorite past-time and sea-kayaking is especially popular near its coastal fjords. The winter months offer skiers excellent terrain at popular tourist destinations like Whistler Blackcomb. British Columbia also touts a variety of parks and protected areas including seven of Canada?s national parks.