Quesnel is a city in British Columbia, Canada. Quesnel is situated between Prince George and Williams Lake. Quesnel was earlier called Quesnelle Mouth but the name was shortened to Quesnel in the 1900s. Quesnel is a small city with a population of less than 10,000 people. Because of the small population, Quesnel has a vibrant and strongly knitted community and the people are welcoming. The industry of Quesnel is nature based. The people of Quesnel regard the nature as being a way of life, not just a part of life. Because of this, many activities in Quesnel are nature based. The city of Quesnel was first inhabited by the Dakelh people thousands of year ago.