Rambo is a fictional character and the protagonist of the Rambo series. He is a former United States Army Special Forces soldier who fought in Vietnam and served in the Green Berets.
Rambo first blood was a movie released on October 22, 1982. It was directed by Ted Kotcheff, who also directed another Rambo movie – Rambo 3. This film stars Sylvester Stallone as John James Rambo, who defends himself from local law enforcement and later fights Soviet soldiers during the Soviet war in Afghanistan.
Filming mostly took place in the small populated town of Hope in BC, Canada. With other locations such as Pitt Meadows, where Rambo smashes his way through a cop car barricade when making his way back to the small town of Hope for the big finale.
Did you know, as of 2016 the population of Hope is only 6,181 according to Townfolio.
Water Ave, Hope, British Columbia, Canada (Rambo enters Hope)
Google Maps Co-ordinates: 49.372202, -121.442678
939 Water Ave, Hope, British Columbia, Canada (Rambo & Teasle’s first encounter)
Google Maps Co-ordinates: 49.375677, -121.442160
Fraser Avenue, Hope, BC, Canada (Rambo fleeing the town on a motorcycle)
Google Maps Co-ordinates: 49.380452, -121.444308
452 Hudson Bay St, Hope, BC V0X 1L4, Canada
Google Maps Co-ordinates: 49.379290, -121.436942
Othello Tunnels, Hope, BC, Canada (Cliff Jump Scene)
Google Maps Co-ordinates: 49.377466, -121.369305
325 Wallace Street, Hope, British Columbia, Canada (Police Station)
Google Maps Co-ordinates: 49.379939, -121.441431
760 3 Ave, Hope, British Columbia, Canada (Ammunition Shop – The Outpost)
Google Maps Co-ordinates: 49.380027, -121.442429
14325-14295 Harris Rd, Pitt Meadows, BC V3Y 2T2, Canada
Google Maps Co-ordinates: 49.263853, -122.689330
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3 responses to “Rambo: First Blood (1982) Film Locations”
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Travelled here and it looked and felt like such a nice place. Very kool to step in to the same locations.
Loved it and would love to go back.
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