Travel Spotlight

Newgate

The remote community of Newgate is off the beaten path, near the Canada-US Border. The region offers a beautiful natural landscape unique to the Kootenay Rockies. There are numerous trails available to visitors who love the outdoors.

Wide shot of campsite at the Sunshine Houseboat Rentals in Newgate.

Location

Located near the Canada-US Border at the terminus of the Wardner Newgate Rd. There is no crossing to the US from here. From Gold Creek, travel 25 km (15.5 mi) south towards the US border.

A Step Back in Time

Very little is known about the history of this small community.

Contact Information

Kootenay Rockies Tourism

Newgate & Nearby Accommodations

26 Listings

Golden Golf Club RV Park
Sunshine Houseboat Vacations

Sunshine Houseboat Vacations

Newgate

Maximum 6 People. Reduced rate of 50% for Seniors and persons with Disabilities (*A person with disabilities is required to provide picture ID and must be designated as a Person With Disabilities under the BC Employment and Assistance Program). No reservations taken. Maximum length of stay 14 consec ... Read more
Red Tree Lodge

Red Tree Lodge

Fernie

With a central location in Fernie, Red Tree Lodge offers 43 comfortable guest rooms and an informed staff to create an enjoyable and relaxing visit. At our hotel we provide a variety of amenities, including complimentary breakfast snack, free WiFi, indoor swimming pool, hot tub, sauna, guest kitchen ... Read more
Fernie RV Resort

Fernie RV Resort

Fernie

This resort is nestled beside the majestic Elk River in picturesque Fernie, BC. It offers current state of the industry facilities, services and is designed to accommodate a complete range of recreational vehicles from the smallest to the most sophisticated plus an area for tent camping. The resort ... Read more
Mount Baker RV Park

Mount Baker RV Park

Cranbrook

Mount Baker RV Park is located alongside scenic Joseph’s Creek at 1501 1st Street South in Cranbrook, BC. The park is located within walking distance to downtown Cranbrook for convenient shopping and restaurants. We are close to the Cranbrook History Centre, Fort Steele Heritage Town and much more ... Read more
Fort Steele Resort & RV Park

Fort Steele Resort & RV Park

Fort Steele

Nestled in the heart of the Kootenay Rockies, Fort Steele Resort & RV Park is an ideal destination for guests wanting a relaxing and peaceful vacation. With endless recreational activities and wonderful weather, you will be returning year after year with the whole family. At our campground we have b ... Read more
Cranbrook/St. Eugene KOA

Cranbrook/St. Eugene KOA

Cranbrook

Situated at the beautiful St. Eugene Golf Resort & Casino surrounded by picturesque views of the Rocky Mountains, St. Eugene RV Park is a great destination for campers to enjoy the perks of resort amenities while sleeping in nature. The RV Park offers deluxe riverfront sites, both back-in and pull-t ... Read more
Mountain Shadows Campground

Mountain Shadows Campground

Sparwood

Nestled in a cozy forested setting just minutes from Sparwood, Mountain Shadows Campground offers fantastic family-oriented camping. We offer a variety of 63 serviced sites, ranging from tent, trailer and RV sites. For your convenience and comfort, we provide full hookup with water, power and some s ... Read more
Kimberley Riverside Campground

Kimberley Riverside Campground

Kimberley

RV resort nestled in the pristine St. Mary Valley. 130 spacious well-treed sites with scenic river and mountain views. Clean modern facilities, beautiful grounds, and friendly staff. Many golf and recreation opportunities including onsite playground and trails and a new 18-hole putting course! Enjoy ... Read more
Skookumchuck Motel & RV Park

Skookumchuck Motel & RV Park

Skookumchuck

Nestled in the heart of the Rockies, Skookumchuck Motel & RV Park is a fantastic location for guests travelling or wanting to unwind in nature. Near the Kootenay River, our RV lots accommodate for smaller RVs, fifth wheels and trailers. Pull-thru sites and full hookups with 30 amp electric, water an ... Read more
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The Super Camping / Select Lodging Guide

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