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Recreation

Creston and Area

An outdoor and sporting goods company located in Creston, BC. First opened in 1915, it is most likely the oldest business in the Creston Valley. Stop by for all your...

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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...

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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...

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Creston and Area

Located in Canyon on the east side of the Creston Valley under the gaze of the Skimmerhorn mountains, Canyon Park is the perfect spot to camp, recreate, or host events....

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Crawford Bay and Area

Located in heart of Crawford Bay, surrounded local artisan shops and the Kokanee Spring Golf Resort, the park is a great location to park and take a break before exploring...

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Crawford Bay and Area

The Crawford Bay Wetlands Trail is an easily accessibly trail that meanders through the wetlands and along the beaches at the mouth of Crawford Bay, within the new Crawford Bay Regional...

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Creston and Area

Located in the centre of Creston, this world-class, award winning facility is a community hub of activity for recreation, entertainment, and events.

Indoor facilities include a lap and leisure pool...

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Creston and Area

The Creston Valley Wildlife Management Area is a  lush wetland habitat located 11 km west of Creston. Easy, year-round access to kilometrers of flat-top dyke trails offers amazing opportunities to view...

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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...

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First Hike Of The Season On Billy Goat Bluffs - Creston's Newest Trail! by Ilana Cameron As much as I do enjoy a multi-day trek through the mountains, sometimes all...
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Creston and Area

As beautiful as its namesake, the Ladyslipper Orchid, this trail offers a moderately challenging afternoon hike in a mostly shaded environment.

To get there turn off Lakeview-Arrow Creek Rd onto...

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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

This trail provides access to Plaid Lake, a large lake in an alpine basin ringed with significant ridge systems below Mt.Crawford. Spectacular views of Kootenay Lake and the West Arm...

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Creston and Area

Located in Stagleap Provincial Park at the top of Kootenay Pass, Ripple Ridge Trail is a relatively short and accessible hike that guarantees breath-taking views of the Selkirk Mountain range...

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Creston and Area

Part of the Creston Community Forest’s trail network on Mount Thompson, the Thompson Pack Trail is a 4.7 km (one-way) trail that parallels and meanders along Sullivan Creek. This...

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Creston and Area

The Thompson Rim Trail is the iconic Creston Valley hike, allowing hikers to do most of the hard work from their 4x4s before trekking on foot along the ridge of...

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