FINDING AWESOME GOLF: #FindingAwesome is easy when you travel to the beautiful Nelson and Kootenay Lake region. Visit our region for a truly unique golf experience in the West Kootenays.
Riding the Highwire was written to shed light on mining history in the Kootenays. This project captures some of the excitement, pride, and daily struggles of a miner in the Kaslo area in the early 1900's.
A breathtaking new video that celebrates Nelson Kootenay Lake Tourism's four seasons with a focus on the region’s spectacular scenery, culture, activities and landscapes. Sit back, relax and enjoy!
WHY DO IT? BIKING: In keeping with the Nelson Kootenay Lake culture, our mountain bike trails appeal to the spirit of mountain biking. From gentle railway grade to steeps, rocks, and roots we've got it all.
WHY DO IT? NORDIC SKI: 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.
WHY DO IT? PADDLE KOOTENAY LAKE: Here's our collective story: 7 days, 100 kms and 150 paddlers paddling Kootenay Lake. Come experience the magic!
WHY DO IT? EXPLORE KASLO: because it's amazing! The activities and adventures in Kaslo and the Nelson and Kootenay Lake area are endless. Hiking, biking, paddling, skiing, festivals, events, markets and more. Come visit Kaslo!
WHY DO IT? ZIPLINE: because it's amazing! The activities and adventures in the Nelson and Kootenay Lake area are endless. Come check out our newest attraction: Kokanee Mountain Zipline.
WHY DO IT? MARKETS: because it's amazing! The activities and adventures in the Nelson and Kootenay Lake area are endless. Come check out our amazing selection of local farmers', artisans', and garden markets.