Art and Culture.

Gift Gallery


We are a destination for those seeking a mixture of original First Nation crafted works, featuring local artists. The gallery is filled is art and culture. The selection is ever-changing. so stop by and check out what's in store. Slow down and give yourself time…you’ll need it!



The Tla'amin Convenience Store provides you with the best neighborhood shopping experience. Our one-stop-shop includes Gas & Diesel fuel, gift gallery, Wild Smoked Salmon grocery, books, tourist info, fresh Deli items, and the home of the Sli-City Grill. 



Bringing Community Together


The Tla’amin Convenience Store is located on Highway 101 North of Powell River and is a convenience not only for the Sliammon community, but also for the thousands of travelers headed for their holidays in Desolation Sound. The store is the last gas station on highway 101, which extends over 16000kms to Chile.


Owned and operated by Sliammon community members Gail Blaney-Chiulth and Erik A. Blaney-Tiy 'ap thote, the rebuilding of the landmark store was a community effort with members stopping by to help with cleanup and restoration, and offering ideas for products and services.


The Tla'amin Convenience Store is proud to be in the BC Business Awards Top 5 for Best Community Impact for 2016 and in the Top 10 for the same award out of 699 businesses in 2017. This is award recognizes companies that truly make a difference in their community by taking positive action to invest in their community and making social responsibility as an integral part of the business’ success.


5245 Highway 101

qathet Regional District

British Columbia



Tel: 604-414-0269