The City of Quesnel is located in the North Cariboo Region of the Central Interior, 660 km north of Vancouver and 100 km south of Prince George. The city has a population of 10,000 with approximately an additional 13,000 in the surrounding areas. Primary industries include forestry, mining and agriculture. It is a service centre for the communities of Wells/Barkerville, Nazko and Kersley. Learn more about the Quesnel area at City of Quesnel, Tourism Quesnel, Welcome to Quesnel and the Quesnel Chamber of Commerce.