Ride Nelson & Kootenay Lake: Part of the Kootenay Dirt Epic 8. Join Estelle as she explores 'Ledges' in the Kokanee trail network. Tackle the Epic 8 in one grand adventure or at your own pace. #kootenaydirt
6 communities. 25+ galleries. 15+ museums. 30+ festivals. Unlimited culture. The famous "Kootenay vibe" runs through the arts, heritage and people of this region. Kootenay Art works for everyone: artists, locals, communities, and visitors. #kootenayarts
Imagine a place where nature feeds your body and soul, where clean air encourages outdoor recreation, and where fresh flavours delight the senses.
Calling all cross-country skiers! The Nelson and Kootenay Lake region offers a variety of nordic and skate options. On either groomed or ungroomed trails, the region has wilderness or resort skiing, backcountry loops over forestry roads and abandoned railroads, or gentle golf course trails with incredible mountain vistas.
At the 2018 Craft Beer of the Columbia Basin Film Competition, hosted by Nelson Civic Theater, 16 films were submitted and shown on the big screen. There was laughter and some profound learning experiences, about beer, of course. Here is our submission for Angry Hen Brewery in Kaslo, BC.
Get cozy and settle into our unique rendition of a classic yule log video. Presented by Whitewater Ski Resort and Nelson Kootenay Lake Tourism.
What an amazing 10 days of Winter Kickoff Festival! We want to say a HUGE thank you to everyone who came out to all of our events and of course to all of the people and businesses that made this happen. Stay tuned for Winter Kickoff Festival 2019 dates and details!
#FindingAwesome is easy when you travel to the beautiful Nelson and Kootenay Lake region. Visit Nelson, Kaslo, Ainsworth Hot Springs, or Balfour, British Columbia for a truly unique experience in the West Kootenays.
FOOD & CULTURE AT THE SAVOY HOTEL: Every corner of this beautiful property is bursting with creativity, culture, good food, great drinks and infectious music and dance energy. Join Jenna Raider Skidmore as she spends an exciting day and restful night in one of the twelve boutique rooms.