The Okanagan Valley is unique within Canada as one of the best wine making regions. Visit Okanagan Wine and BC Wine for more.
The Okanagan Valley has some of the most spectacular beaches in all of British Columbia. Each community has sandy beaches to enjoy all water activities in Okanagan Lake. Ask a local for directions to one of the hidden gems!
The Kettle Valley Steam Railway operates a heritage railway along a preserved 10-kilometre section in Summerland, British Columbia. This is the only active remaining section of the Kettle Valley Railway. Hop aboard and watch out for the the special train robberies!
Many of the Okanagan communities host major triathlon races & marathons. These races have grown to become major international competitions with participants from around the world.
SKAHA CLIMBING BLUFFS - Penticton, B.C.
Skaha Bluffs is a rock climbing area just south of Penticton, on a hillside above Skaha Lake. The climbing takes place in three parallel canyons. Notable climbing walls include Fortress, Red Tail, Doctors wall, The Great White Wall and The Grand Canyon.
MYRA CANYON - Kelowna
One of the most popular sections of the hiking trail along the former Kettle Valley Railway line is the section through Myra Canyon. Myra Canyon is located south of Kelowna on Okanagan Mountain Park. When the railway was built the railway required 18 wooden trestles and two tunnels in order to traverse the deep canyons.