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5 Ideas To Do on your Rest Days while on the Powder Highway

February 26, 2020

Powder, powder, powder may be a challenge for a few people in your ski group to accomplish 7 to 10 days in a row on... Read More

Winter Lunch, Snowshoe & Spa at Island Lake Lodge

January 27, 2020

When you're know as a superlative setting for the cat-ski crowd, there's little doubt that heaps of snow and plenty of outdoor exploration are on... Read More

Kootenay Winter Traditions: Along the Powder Highway

January 23, 2020

We're winter lovers in the Kootenays along the Powder Highway. We look forward with anticipation for the first flakes to fall in autumn, rejoice in... Read More

6 Things To Do with the White Stuff in the Kootenays

January 13, 2020

Like true Canadians, we take our winter in stride - but we take them outside.  Since we have a true-love for the outdoors, hibernating is... Read More

Family Fun on the Powder Highway

January 9, 2020

It was tradition in our house to go skiing every weekend in Kimberley... the house would be a buzz with five of us trying to... Read More

Invermere's Whiteway: And All Things Winter

January 7, 2020

The Whiteway on Lake Windermere is the World's Longest Skating Path, a 34-km (21 mile) groomed track that runs all the way around the lake and... Read More

Meet Josie: The Brand-new Luxury Boutique Hotel at RED Mountain

November 20, 2019

The story of RED Mountain and Rossland go way back into the history books.  Once a mining territory (1890) to hosting the very first downhill... Read More

9 Things to Aspire To Do on the Powder Highway

November 19, 2019

#1 - Get a birds-eye view over the terrain at RED Mountain Resort by tandem paragliding with the Get Lost Adventure Centre in Rossland. Launching... Read More

Kootenay Craft Brew Winter Road Trip

November 14, 2019

As the evenings grow deeper alongside the snowbanks, it's time to trade in those shallow, happy-go-lucky summer traditions for deeper pleasures. This applies to clothing,... Read More

A Kootenay Coffee Road Trip: Meet the Locals

October 15, 2019

The sun isn't up yet, but you are. With all the vistas and adventures you want to see and do while on this Kootenay road... Read More

Kootenay Made

October 3, 2019

We have an abundance of delicious craft breweries, distilleries, cideries, wineries and coffee roasters in the region that offer some of the world's best refreshments. ... Read More

Wet Your Whistle: Along a Kootenay Road Trip

September 23, 2019

The beauty of the Kootenays in the fall, with the larch (tamarack) trees turning golden-yellow, makes for a fabulous time to take a road trip.... Read More

Welcome To Alpine Nirvana: Kaslo, BC

September 10, 2019

Some of the most memorable experiences while travelling take place when you slow down and take the time to experience your surroundings on a deeper... Read More

Revelstoke Dazzles: Luna Arts Festival

August 9, 2019

Like magic -- Revelstoke's downtown centre was transformed. Artisan Kate Tupper's Heavenly Bodies installation; photo by Marissa Tiel Last year, more than two dozen installations dazzled onlookers at... Read More

Put it in Drive: A Golden Triangle Road Trip

July 23, 2019

If your idea of a Sunday drive includes scenic highways and the occasional bird-call, it's time to take it to the wilds; Kootenay Rockies-style. Shift... Read More

Family Adventures On & Off the Beaten Track

July 17, 2019

The Kootenays is the perfect place to enjoy an adventure on and off the beaten track. Here's the top 5 unique experiences encompassing the huge... Read More

Creston Cru: Get a Taste of these Vineyards

June 27, 2019

Dawn creeps over the Purcell mountains to the east, slowly bringing Creston Valley's songbirds to life. Between the protection of the range and the Kootenay River... Read More

Kootenay Rockies: Farm to Fork

May 29, 2019

With the support of consumers and chefs who are dedicated to buying local ingredients whenever possible, farm to-fork is what locals and visitors crave. Whether you live... Read More

4 Reasons to Drive BC's Hidden Route: The Slocan Valley

May 23, 2019

The road less travelled highlights many of the area's finest attractions and activities in the Kootenays as we follow Highway 23/6 from Revelstoke to Nelson,... Read More

Kootenay Farmers' Markets: Good for the Mind, Body & Soul

May 16, 2019

The taste of honey still warm from the hive, the happy racket of a friendly crowd and the tangy scent of fresh sourdough joyfully bombard... Read More

David Thompson Exploration: Paddle with the Eagles

May 2, 2019

The Columbia River holds a history and a heartbeat. Paddle into the past, as we travel on the David Thompson's 1811 historic route along a... Read More

Our Kootenay Spirits

April 23, 2019

Farm to table with a little kick, the increasing number of new Kootenay distilleries are making their home in the Kootenays.  And why not, our... Read More

Where the Locals Hang-out in the Kootenays

April 9, 2019

Wondering where to meet a few of the Kootenay locals during your visit? Check out our community's unique vibe over a signature menu item or... Read More

4 Quirky Communities along Kootenay Lake

March 26, 2019

One unique fact about Kootenay Lake is it never completely freezes in the winter, so at any time during the year, you could enjoy typical... Read More

New Places to Stay in the Kootenays (2019)

March 11, 2019

Looking for a new experience this spring? From secluded glamping to high-end hotels, here are 12+ new accommodation options in the Kootenays. BED AND BREAKFAST An award... Read More

Fishing Kootenay Lake: A Story of the Catch

March 5, 2019

Eugene stood waiting as my car pulled into the lot. The day was warmer than expected for early March and a break in a row... Read More

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