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.
ARTISANS AT WORK
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.
LET'S GO SHOPPING
Here are a few quick links to help with your shopping:
LOCAL MAKERS BOUTIQUE SHOPS LOCAL MARKETS KOOTENAY MARKETPLACE
Thank you for buying local and making our communities a success!
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Kaslo Saturday Market
Saturdays at 9am-1pm from June to September.
430 Front Street, Kaslo, BC
Kline's Creekside RV Park
Full service sites, open year round, located 3 km south of Nelson.
3218 British Columbia 6, Nelson, BC
Chalets, motel, & campground in Crawford Bay.
15981 BC-3A, Crawford Bay, BC
Kokanee Creek Provincial Park
Large Provincial Park with campgrounds and beach.
Highway 3A, Nelson, BC
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
High quality & organic products. Ready-to-eat food with seating area.
777 Baker Street, Nelson, BC
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 Waterfront Chalets and RV Sites
Waterfront log chalets and RV sites.
12625 Highway 3A, Boswell, BC
Kootenay Lake Provincial Park - Davis Creek
Rustic campground with day use area and beach access.
Highway 31, Lardeau, BC
Kootenay Lake Provincial Park - Lost Ledge
Campground with day use area, beach access, & boat launch.
Highway 31, Lardeau, BC
Read our visitors guide online or order a copy of the official visitor's guide and map for our region.