Kootenays

Kootenays

Creston and Area

Creston Valley’s local outfitter for outdoor adventures, Summit Cycles & Sports carry gear for all seasons to help you get ready to explore the Creston Valley!

From spring to fall...

Nature and Recreation
Creston and Area

A one stop shop located in Wynndel, BC. Find all your fishing and hunting needs here as well as licenses, gas, snacks, drinks, groceries and lottery tickets.

Open daily, 6am...

Nature and Recreation
Creston and Area
With endless trails leading into the beautiful Selkirk and Purcell mountains cradling the Creston Valley, ATV enthusiasts will find themselves begging for more time to explore all that the valley...
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Creston and Area
Located in the rolling hills and fields of Lister, the Blueberry Patch is a family owned farm specializing in growing blueberries, strawberries and fresh cut flowers without the use of...
Food and Wine
Creston and Area
Located in picturesque Creston, the Columbia Brewery is part of the rich brewing tradition of the region tracing its heritage to the Fort Steele Brewery established in 1898. Columbia Brewery...
Food and Wine
Crawford Bay and Area
A demonstrating pottery studio/gallery in Crawford Bay, Dog Patch Pottery carries an impressively wide variety of pottery made in house before your eyes by owner Lea Belacourt as well as...
Arts and Culture
Applies to all regions
Arrive filled with questions and leave with the gift of knowledge by Ilana Cameron I was anticipating the stories and the beauty of the lake but I didn't expect to...
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Creston and Area
Located along Highway 3 in Erickson's orchard district, this fruit stand sells locally grown cherries, peaches, plums, vegetables, apples, as well as their own fresh-pressed apple cider. Stop by between...
Food and Wine
Creston and Area
Fly in the Fibre is a fibre hub located in downtwon Creston, dedicated to yarn, fibre, local art, women's accessories, home decor and excellent Oso Negro coffee. A place to...
Arts and Culture
Crawford Bay and Area

At the northwest corner of Kianuko Provincial Park, Haystack Mountain Trail is a relatively accessible back-country hike that follows along Sanca Creek before opening up into at a serene...

Nature and Recreation
Creston and Area

Ka Papa Cedars Trail is a new loop trail located on Highway 3, toward Kootenay Pass. The trail wanders through an old growth Cedar Grove, affectionately named Ralph's Grove.

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Nature and Recreation
Crawford Bay and Area
Watch as blacksmiths forge hot iron into objects of beauty at the Kootenay Forge in Crawford Bay! Located in a demonstration studio and gallery clustered nearby other artisans in the...
Arts and Culture
Creston and Area
Meet Wayne and Denise Harris at their on-farm cheese shop where you may taste the cheese, make purchases and learn more about how the delicious Nostrala, Mountain Grana and Alpindon...
Food and Wine
Creston and Area
I find it easy to assume that the vast Kootenay backcountry is a portal to another time. Not even all that long ago, the Ktunaxa peoples roamed the forests, using...
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Crawford Bay and Area

Pilot Peninsula is an easy 12 km shoreline hike along Kootenay Lake through the Pilot Bay Provincial Park, providing access to to multiple beaches along a wide well maintained trail!...

Nature and Recreation
Creston and Area
Jeremiah and Micah Wassink produce a distinctive line of pottery at Pridham Studio. They have established themselves as a creative production team with Jeremiah as the potter and Micah as...
Arts and Culture
Creston and Area
Located on 26 acres of agricultural land in Erickson, Spectrum Farms is a social enterprise project providing meaningful employment and learning opportunities for persons with disabilities. The farm sells fresh...
Food and Wine
Creston and Area
Wloka Farms Fruit Stand is owned and operated by Barb and Frank Wloka alongside their wonderful staff. The stand opens in July and runs into December or longer, depending on...
Food and Wine
Creston and Area
Master Distiller Pat Meerholz and his wife Jeanette Meerholz are the proud owners of Wynndel Craft Distilleries. Using a variety of local fruits and without any artificial flavours, Wynndel Craft...
Food and Wine