The Kootenay Rockies provides exhilarating mountain adventure both in winter and summer. Its majestic mountains and glacial lakes offer a backdrop to the charming towns nestled below. When you have made your destination choice, select your resort, motel, hotel, inn, cabin or lodge from those listed on this site.
Kootenay Lake in the southern part of the region offers plenty of boating, fishing and sandy beaches with Nelson, Balfour and Creston being good access points. Fort Steele Heritage Town is located near Cranbrook and heading north through the Valley of a Thousand Peaks is Fairmont Hot Springs and Radium Hot Springs with golfing, wildlife and of course those welcoming hot springs.
On the western side of the Kootenay Rockies you can follow the Slocan Valley from Castlegar on up through Nakusp to Revelstoke in the National Parks Corridor. Glacier and Mt. Revelstoke Parks have hiking trails, stunning vistas and an abundance of wildlife as well as the popular BC Hydro Revelstoke Dam.
Need a place to stay, the lodgings in the Kootenay Rockies listed below can be searched for by activities such as ‘hot springs", "hiking" or "skiing" or in geographical terms such as "Nelson" or "Invermere".
Plan ahead by checking out the attractions and things to do in the main towns located in the Kootenay Rockies region.
Honeymoon seclusion and comfort for any two non-smokers on a quiet, idyllic lakefront property. Fully self-contained cottage with stunning views out every window, with a special queen bed, a full …more >
Background Photo Credit: Destination British Columbia