BC is a booming place to spend your early years. With near endless activities extending from the depths of the ocean to the highest snow covered peaks, there is so much opportunity to truly experience the great outdoors. And with Vancouver at the heart of it all, we really have the best of both worlds.

As you grow older, there are definitely some things you'll need to check off if you want to consider yourself a proud British Columbian by the time you hit 30. Here is the official list of those things, and remember, you are only as old as you feel.

1. Ski at Revelstoke

2. Rock climb in Squamish

3. Skinny dip at Wreck Beach

4. Kayak in Telegraph Cove

5. Take the ferry to Victoria

6. Scuba dive in the Southern Gulf Islands

7. Surf in Tofino

8. Hike the West Coast Trail

9. Camp on Haida Gwaii

10. Wakeboard on Lake Okanagan

11. Mountain bike at Whistler

12. Deep sea fish off Prince Rupert

13. Take a float plane to Nimpo Lake

14. Explore Upana Caves near Gold River

15. Dine on the top of Grouse at The Observatory

16. Soak in Keyhole Hot Springs near Pemberton

17. Skydive in Abbotsford

18. Take a hot air balloon ride in Kelowna

19. Canoe in Bowron Lakes Provincial Park

20. Hit up every club in Vancouver

21. Whitewater raft Hells Gate on the Fraser River

22. Sail the beautiful Sunshine Coast

23. Attend a Canucks game

24. Visit the impressive Takakkak Falls

25. Cliff jump at Lynn Canyon

26. Catch a glimpse of the elusive Spirit Bear in the Great Bear Rainforest

27. Swim in Tribune Bay on Hornby Island

28. Summit Black Tusk Mountain in Garibaldi Provincial Park

29. Spot the majestic orca in the magical waters of the Salish Sea

30. Heli-ski the slopes of the Bella Coola Valley

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