Forestry, tourism and agriculture form a diversified economic base for the area. Forestry is the dominant industry; however tourism is expanding the quickest. The phenomenal growth of tourism is characterized by a substantial increase in tourism based businesses throughout the area and the recognition as a destination vacation spot. Agriculture, though small in scale, still represents substantial importance to the local economy.
For more information on business please refer to the Clearwater and District Chamber of Commerce website or by calling 250-674-2646.