There's No Shortage of Inspiration
The Kootenay Lake region is an inspiration hotspot. There's impressive history, heritage, arts, nature and people around every corner. Find out what makes our region so special, you're bound to find inspiration for your next trip.
The ‘Our Place’ series gives you an insight into the lives of a handful of the local legends who call Kootenay Lake home. Answering the question of what makes our region unlike any other, this series highlights just a few of the many reasons why arts, activities, and people in the Nelson and Kootenay Lake region are something special.
Every month a local photographer is showcased through our Photographer in Residence program. We have been successfully running this program since April 2021. Now you can take a peak through the lens of these photographers that call Kootenay Lake their home.
Have a listen to the Hear & There Podcast for a taste of what our region has to offer. These byte-sized podcasts are quick and easy to listen to, so you can get your fix of Kootenay Lake goodness anywhere, anytime.
The Kootenay Lake region is committed to responsible travel. Please review our visitor code of conduct to help us protect and preserve our beautiful region.
Looking for some inspirational travel stories? We've got plenty of them! Our collection of stories about the region will help you get to know it better and might even give you some inspiration for your next vacation.
Get inspired by the various events happening around Kootenay Lake. The region's daily events are listed on the Kootenay Calendar. Click on the button below and filter by Category, Community or Day.
WHERE TO STAY & WHAT TO DO
Visit our Reservation System that provides you hotel rates and seasonal specials with a direct booking link to the accommodator. An additional feature is a list of attractions to make it easy for you to book direct.