Locally Made

From basics to boutique businesses across the region have that unique Kootenay-style flair. At the bottom of the page view our local shopping experiences or visit our map and listings page!


There's no shortage of things to do in our region, but supporting local has a special place in our hearts. You can find everything you could need on our streetS, from retail stores, to boutique shops and of course bustling markets and more.


Our region is lucky to have a thriving artisan scene, bursting with creativity and open studios for you to visit. Find that extra special memento of your trip, a git or something for yourself - you're sure to find something truly unique. 

You can find everything from handmade ceramics, fine jewelry to sustainably made clothes, and even brooms (as seen in the Harry Potter films!) Stop by Craft Connection in Nelson for an ever revolving showcase of the great artists of our area. 

 Find out about our artisans        


We are lucky to have three of our local artisans featured in the globally recognized ÉCONOMUSÉE Artisans at Work program. You can visit the Nelson studios of Lillie and Cohoe, a 30 year old hat making studio, Earth Community Studios and the iconic Kootenay Bakery Cafe Cooperative


Here are a few quick links to help with your shopping:    


Thank you for buying local and making our communities a success!


Locally made


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Kaslo Manor Lodge

Kaslo Manor Lodge

A great place to stay while enjoying Kaslo's beautiful surroundings!

105 Washington St, Kaslo, BC

Kaslo Municipal Campground

Kaslo Municipal Campground

Lakefront campground with showers and a sani-dump.

A Avenue, Kaslo, BC

Kaslo pharmacy during the winter.

Kaslo Pharmacy

403 Front St, Kaslo, BC

Kaslo Saturday Market

Kaslo Saturday Market

Saturdays at 9am-1pm from June to September.

430 Front Street, Kaslo, BC

Kline's Creekside RV Park

Kline's Creekside RV Park

Full service sites, open year round, located 3 km south of Nelson.

3218 British Columbia 6, Nelson, BC

Kokanee Chalets

Chalets, motel, & campground in Crawford Bay.

15981 BC-3A, Crawford Bay, BC

Kokanee Creek Provincial Park

Kokanee Creek Provincial Park

Large Provincial Park with campgrounds and beach.

Highway 3A, Nelson, BC

Kootenay Bakery Caf̩é

Kootenay Bakery Caf̩é

Wholesome, organic baked goods, soups, and lunches. They are part of the international Économusée, creating an environment for you to experience first hand traditional techniques and know-how, and in this case, bread making.

377 Baker Street, Nelson, BC

the outside of the Kootenay Co-op in Nelson, BC.

Kootenay Co-op

High quality & organic products. Ready-to-eat food with seating area.

777 Baker Street, Nelson, BC

Kootenay Lake Historical Society

Kootenay Lake Historical Society

Kaslo Visitor Centre and SS Moyie Sternwheeler National Historic Site Museum

324 Front Street, Kaslo, BC

Kootenay Lake Innovation Centre

Business development centre steps away from Kootenay Lake.

312 4th Street, Kaslo, BC

Kootenay Lake Lodge.

Kootenay Lake Lodge Waterfront Chalets and RV Sites

Waterfront log chalets and RV sites.

12625 Highway 3A, Boswell, BC

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