Where to Golf
Coquihalla Country Route ATTRACTIONS
MERRITT ‘Country with Attitude’ MERRITT • “A lake a day as long as you stay” • Back Country Horsemen Rendezvous • Country Music Hall of Fame • Canadian Rally Championships • Country Music Walk of Stars • Cruisers & Vintage Car Show & Shine • Country Music Murals Project • Farmers' Market • Courthouse Art Gallery • Golf Tournaments • Cross Country Skiing • Little Britches Rodeo • Douglas Lake Ranch • Merritt Art Walk • Fishing, Boating, Camping • Merritt Country Christmas • Historic Baillie Property • Merritt Country Run • Horseback Riding 5k, 10k & Half Marathon • Indian Digs & Pictographs • Merritt Speedway • Interpretive Grasslands Site • Music in the Park • Kettle Valley Railway Trail • Nicola Valley Pro Rodeo • Mountain Biking, Hiking • Nicola Valley Dog Show • Nicola Valley Museum • Nicola Valley Fall Fair • Rally Car Races • Pacific Forest Rally - Off Road Race • Ranch Tours • Rockin' River Music Fest • Snowmobiling • Slow Pitch Tournaments • Spius Creek Salmon Hatchery Merritt is the heart of the Nicola Valley, and is surrounded by hundreds of lakes and rivers. An ideal spot for the avid fisherman or boating enthusiast. Spend an afternoon at the Country Music Hall of Fame and then check out the many Country Legend Murals on buildings around town. Travelling east along Highway 97C, Coquihalla Connector, towards Peachland will bring you past the Pennask Summit, the highest spot on this tour at 5,669 feet.
Sage Brush Route From Keremeos travel north along Hwy 3A to make your way to Penticton. You will pass Olalla, a friendly, small farming and ranching town. A short ways from here is a great spot for fishing at Yellow Lake. Continue along the winding road and you will come to Hwy 97, head north past Kaleden and along Skaha Lake to Penticton.
CHAMPIONSHIP COURSES Fairview Mountain Golf Club, Oliver Merritt Golf & Country Club, Merritt Nk'Mip Canyon Desert Golf, Oliver Osoyoos Golf Club, Osoyoos Penticton Golf & Country Club, Penticton Princeton Golf Club, Princeton Twin Lakes Golf Resort, Kaleden Skaha Meadows Golf, Penticton Sonora Dunes Golf Course - Osoyoos - 250-495-4653 Summerland Golf Club, Summerland
Circle Route Drive Times
EXECUTIVE COURSES Pine Hills Golf Club, Penticton - 250-492-5731 St. Andrews-By-The-Lake, Kaleden Sumac Ridge Golf Club, Summerland Wow Golf Club, Penticton
Princeton to Penticton Princeton to Osoyoos Peachland to Osoyoos Keremeos to Princeton Keremeos to Penticton Oliver to Osoyoos Osoyoos to Keremeos Merritt to Peachland Merritt to Princeton Rock Creek to Osoyoos
1.3 hrs. 1.3 hrs. 1.5 hrs. 45 min. 35 min. 20 min. 30 min. 1 hr. 40 min. 45 min.
Due to weather, road conditions and routes taken these times may vary.
Land of the Lakes Route
A more adventurous route from Princeton to Merritt is north along Hwy 5A. Watch for wildlife as you pass by hundreds of lakes just waiting to be fished. As you get closer to Merritt there are rolling hills covered in bunch wheat grass, home to dozens of ranches.
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From Osoyoos head west towards Princeton on Hwy 3. Along the way you will follow the Similkameen River, which carries placer gold. Keremeos is filled with agriculture, from fruit and wines to honey and gardens. Stroll along a friendly small town Main Street, take in a rodeo, and enjoy the bountiful fruit and vegetable harvest while you are here. As you continue along Hwy 3 you will pass the historic town Hedley, once a thriving mining town. While in Hedley visit the Heritage Museum or take a tour of the recently restored Mascot Mine. Princeton has many attractions awaiting you any time of the year. Horseback trail riding, gold panning, fishing, biking and snowmobiling are just some of the activities you will find here.
PRINCETON • Bird & Wildlife Viewing • Canoeing, Fishing & Camping • China Ridge - Cross Country Skiing & Mountain Bike Trails • Cycle the Kettle Valley Railway • Fossil Collection at Museum • Gold & Coal Deposits • Gold Panning & Rock Hounding • Gold Rush Trails • Historical Sites in: - Granite Creek, Coalmont, Blakeburn & Tulameen • Historic Cement Factory Ruins at Princeton Castle Resort • Horseback Riding • Manning Park • Mountain Biking • Princeton Museum • Skateboard Park • Snowmobiling • Trans Canada Trail • Waterskiing & Tubing HEDLEY • Hedley Museum • Mascot Gold Mine - 3000’ above village • Stamp Mill Site • Hiking, Canoeing, Kayaking • Wildlife Viewing KEREMEOS • Fruit Stand Capital • Agri-Tours • Ashnola River Recreation • Cathedral Provincial Park • Gold Panning & Rock Hounding • Grist Mill & Gardens - Waterwheel Driven Flour Mill • Historic Red Bridge • Keremeos Columns Prov. Park • Keremeos Museum • Tree to Me 250-499-9271
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Keremeos, Merritt, Okanagan Falls, Oliver, Osoyoos, Peachland, Penticton, Princeton, Rock Creek & Summerland A Town Directory Publication
PRINCETON • Christmas Light Up • Curling Bonspiels • Fat Dog 120 Trail Race • Golf Tournaments • Halloween Family Fun Night • Princeton Agricultural Fall Fair • Princeton Motocross Championship • Princeton Rodeo • Princeton Car Show & Shine • Princeton Drag Races • Princeton Mining Days • RCMP Musical Ride • Traditional Music Festival • Tulameen Family Days • Ultra 520K Canada Race HEDLEY • Farmers' Markets • Hedley Stamp Mill Day KEREMEOS • Bull Riding & Barrel Racing • Chopaka Rodeo • Christmas Light Up • Elks Rodeo and Parade • Grist Mill Events • Kars under the ‘K’ • Similkameen Sizzle Pepper Festival • Similkameen BBQ King • Taste of Our Valley • Wine Festivals - Spring & Fall
OSOYOOS • Anarchist Mountain View Point • Canada’s Warmest Fresh Water Lake • Desert Park Recreation Facility & Equestrian Centre • 2 Desert Sites - Osoyoos Desert Centre 250-495-2470 - Nk’Mip Desert Cultural Centre 250-495-7901 • Lakeshore Drive Pathway • Osoyoos Desert Model Railroad 250-495-6842 • Osoyoos Irrigation Canal Trail • Osoyoos Museum • Packing House • Pioneer Walkway • Roadside Fruit Stands • Skate Board Park • Spotted Lake • sẁiẁs (Haynes Point Wetlands) ROCK CREEK • Baldy Mountain Ski Resort • Canyon Bridge (Bridesville) • Canyon Creek Ranch • Canyon Tours • Dewdney Trail Canyon Crossing • Fishing, Camping • Fruit Stands • Gold Panning McKinney Creek • Gold Panning & Rock Hounding • Guided Kettle River Tours • Kettle River • KVR - Trans Canada Trail • Rock Mines & Shop
OSOYOOS • Art in the Garden • Arts & Culture Celebrations • Baldy Mountain Chair Festival • Blue Grass Country Festival • Cactus Jalopies Show & Shine • Cherry Fiesta & Parade • Christmas Craft Fair • Christmas Parade & Light-up • Easter Eggstravaganza/Parade • Festival of the Trees • Halloween Howl • Horse Racing at Desert Park • Lobster on the Beach • Market on Main • Meadowlark Festival • Music in the Park • National Aboriginal Day • Osoyoos Medieval Festival • Osoyoos Sailing Club Regatta • Oyster Festival • Romancing the Desert • Sailing Regatta • Spring & Fall Wine Festivals • Winter in Wine Country • Wine Country Drag Racing ROCK CREEK • Boogie Bash • Ponderosa Arts & Music Festival • Rock Creek Boundary Fall Fair • Rock Creek Farmers Market
Osoyoos has the warmest fresh water lake in Canada, Lake Osoyoos. This attracts the outdoor enthusiast who likes boating, fishing and swimming. Osoyoos has two desert sites. Osoyoos Desert Centre offers daily tours along the 3 km boardwalk complete with 3 interpretive kiosks and exhibitions. Nk’Mip Desert Cultural Centre has a new interpretive centre and theatre along with hands-on exhibits, desert tours, programs and displays. Rock Creek is east along Hwy #3. Try your hand at gold panning at the Canyon Creek Ranch or maybe cycle the Trans Canada Trail which runs through Rock Creek. Fishing, camping, horseback riding, hiking and wildlife viewing are just a few of the many other outdoor activities found in the Rock Creek area.
Winery Tours & Tastings
Boundary Country Route
For more information on a community event or attraction please contact the Chamber of Commerce or Visitor Centre in each community. Hedley Visitor Centre 250-292-8787 Keremeos Visitor Centre 250-499-5225 Merritt Chamber 250-378-5634 Merritt Visitor Centre Baillie House, Downtown 250-378-0349 Okanagan Falls Visitor Centre 250-497-6260 Oliver Visitor Centre TF: 844-896-3300 778-439-2363 Destination Osoyoos Visitor Centre 250-495-5070 Peachland Visitor Centre 250-767-2455 Penticton Visitor Centre TF: 800-663-5052 250-276-2170 Penticton Chamber 778-476-3111 Princeton Visitor Centre 250-295-0235 South Okanagan Chamber 250-498-6321 Summerland Visitor Centre 250-494-2686 Thompson Okanagan Connector V. C. 250-767-6679
Similkameen Country Route
Beginning in Penticton, head south on Hwy 97 towards Osoyoos. It is a scenic drive as you wind along past Skaha Lake to Okanagan Falls. As you near Oliver, you will pass Vaseux Lake (a bird watchers paradise) and McIntyre Bluff. Between Oliver and Osoyoos the valley is full of vineyards and orchards full of fresh fruit.
SOUTH OKANAGAN • Over 130 Award-Winning Wineries • Golfers Paradise - 14 Golf Courses PENTICTON • En'owkin Centre • Float River Channel • Giant Peach Concession • Hiking & Biking Trails • Hoodoo Adventures 250-492-3888 • Japanese Garden • Kid’s Playworld & Splash Park • Kiwanis Walking Pier • Leir House Cultural Centre • Ogopogo - Legendary Lake Monster • Munson Mountain View Point • Paddleboarding • Penticton Farmers Market • Penticton Museum 250-490-2451 • Rose Garden • Sandy Beaches • Skaha Bluffs - Rock Climbing • Skateboard Park • SS Sicamous Marine Museum 250-492-0403 • Trans Canada Trail • World’s Largest Sundial OKANAGAN FALLS • Okanagan Falls Museum/Bassett House • Bird Watching • Hiking, Cycling • Spray Park OLIVER ‘Wine Capital of Canada’ • Area 27 Motorsports Park • Balancing Rock - McKinney Rd. • Big Horn Sheep • Bird Sanctuary (Vaseux Lake) • Canoeing, Fishing, Hiking • Cross Country Skiing • Hike & Bike Oliver’s Back Country • International Hike & Bike Trail • Kinsmen Water Park • McIntyre Bluff & Pictographs • Oliver Archives • Oliver Museum • Roadside Fruit Stands • Skateboard Park
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SOUTH OKANAGAN • Spring and Fall Wine Festivals PENTICTON • Bridge Tournament • Christmas Craft Faire • CrossFit Competition • Dragon Boat Festival • Elvis Festival • GranFondo Axel Merckx • Meadowlark Festival • Okanagan Fest of Ale • Okanagan Hockey School • Peach City Beach Cruise • Peach Classic Triathlon • Penticton Peach Festival • Pentastic Hot Jazz Festival • Penticton Scottish Festival • RibFest • Rotary Wheels Car Show • Santa Claus Parade • Square Dance Festival • Super League Triathlon • Ultra 520K Canada Triathlon OKANAGAN FALLS • 4-H Club Cattle Show & Drive • Okanagan Falls Days - Parade & BBQ • Skaha at the Falls Show & Shine OLIVER • Baldy Mountain Chair Festival • Cask & Keg Festival • Christmas Light Up & Fireworks • Festival of the Grape • Freak'n Farmer Obstacle Race • Garlic Festival OSOYOOS WINERIES • Moon Curser Vineyards 250-495-5161 • Half Corked Marathon • Hockey Tournaments PENTICTON WINERIES • Meadowlark Festival • BC Wine Info Centre • Music in the Park & Market • Bench 1775 Winery 250-490-4965 PENTICTON DISTILLERY • Oliver 3K & 10K Race • Maple Leaf Spirits 250-493-0180 • Oliver Half Iron & Aquabike • Oliver WCOC Triathlon SUMMERLAND WINERIES • Paint Dash 5K Colour Run • Back Door Winery 250-800-1199 • Pig Out • Dirty Laundry 250-494-8815 • Sunshine Festival & Parade • Sleeping Giant 250-494-0377 • Winter in Wine Country • Summerland Estate 250-494-9323
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Peachland is a picturesque community nestled on the hills above Okanagan Lake. Activities such as swimming, boating, fishing or simply walking along the 11 km of beachfront can be enjoyed by all. As you head south on Hwy 97 you will come upon the quaint town of Summerland. Jump on board the Kettle Valley Steam Railway for a journey into the past, take a quiet walk on the beach or hike up Giant’s Head Mountain, there is something for everyone to see and do. As you travel south again you will reach Penticton, known best for its peaches and beaches and now for its festivals and Triathlons.
PEACHLAND • 11 kms of Beach Front • Eight-sided Church - (Peachland Museum) • Hardy Falls • Heritage Park & Lakeside Park • Hiking Trails • Horseback Riding • Parrot Island Sanctuary • Peachland Little Schoolhouse • Rattlesnake Island • Spawning Kokanee SUMMERLAND • Agricultural Research Station • Art Gallery • Boating, Fishing & Swimming • Downtown Walking Tour • Fruit Stands & Orchard Tours • Giant’s Head Mountain • Great Beaches • Self-Guided Heritage Tours • Hiking Trails • Kettle Valley Steam Railway 250-494-8422 • Llama Adventures • Museum • Ornamental Gardens • Summerland Museum • Summerland Sweets 250-494-0377 • Sunoka Beach • Trout Hatchery • Trans Canada Trail
PEACHLAND • 'Bat Chats' at Visitor Centre • Canada Day Activities & Parade • Christmas Craft Fair • Christmas Light Up & Parade • Family Glow Run • Farmers' & Crafters' Market • Peachland Art Show • Peachland Beach Run 3 & 5K • Peachland Fall Fair • Polar Bear 5K Run / 2K Walk • Polar Bear Swim • Rattlesnake Island Swim • Rubber Ducky Race • World of Wheels Car Show SUMMERLAND • Action Festival & Parade • Endless Summer Show n' Shine • Farm & Craft Markets • Festival of Lights • Freeride Longboard Competition • Giant's Head Run • GranFondo Axel Merckx • KVSR Train Robbery • Man of Steel Triathlon • Ogopogo Bathtub Race • Polar Bear Swim • Spring & Fall Wine Festivals • Summerland Bluegrass Festival • Summerland Fall Fair • Ultra520K Canada Championship • Yacht Club Regatta
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People come to Penticton for many reasons, some come to enjoy the sunshine and beaches while others for the many festi- PENTICTON vals and events happening throughout the year. Water sports are a given with vast beaches at both, north and south ends of town and a river channel connecting the two lakes. If you’re looking for just a little relaxation, what better way SKAHA LAKE to relax than lying on the beach or taking a leisurely float down the channel and soaking up some sunshine, but don't forget your sunscreen. Looking for adventure? In the valley there is a wide range of biking and hiking trails from beginner to expert and it’s just a 30 minute drive to Apex Mountain Ski Resort for a fun filled day on the slopes, also open in the summer months for downhill cycling and hiking with spectacular panoramic views. If golf is your thing, there are plenty of courses for the beginner or pro golfer to try. Take the kids to LocoLanding Adventure Park for a round of mini golf, Go-Karting or Bumper Boats. Try indoor rock climbing at Hoodoo Adventures, they also rent kayaks for more outdoor fun. Is there a wine tour on your agenda? Award winning wines await the connoisseur at a multitude of wineries in the area. There are quite a number of fantastic distilleries in the Okanagan that turn the local fruit into wonderful spirits and liqueurs, we recommend Maple Leaf Spirits on the Naramata Bench. How about fresh picked fruit? Take a short drive to a fruit stand at one of the many orchards nearby to sample the freshest fruit you’ve ever tasted. Looking for just the right place to settle or retire? Penticton is well known for being just that place. These are just a few of the fun and exciting things to see and do in and around Penticton. We hope you enjoy your stay here in Penticton. Come and find a place for you to stay forever or a reason to return for more fun!
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Okanagan Falls is a quiet and friendly community located on the south shore of Skaha TAN AR SP Lake. Locals and visitors alike, enjoy such OKA NAG AN S activities as hiking, cycling, fishing, swimT ming or bird watching. E MAIN ST. AV CES There are N SNA SKAHA LAKE E E ST. M S DR. KA also award MEADOW IL DR. UE EV M BELL SI PA RD. RK winning winMILL DR LAKESIDE SAW . DR. E. CO AV eries to tour YO T TE TUC-EL-NUIT O L ER LAKE M and for the . SAGE RD TUCELNUIT DR. BLACK avid golfer, a VETERANS WAY Gallagher Lake variety of Oliver ‘The Wine Capital of Canada’ welcomes you to warm, dry weather and the natural golf courses beauty of our orchards, vineyards, lakes and mountains. Enjoy a tour of a winery, a swim in close by. one of the nearby lakes, bird watching at Vaseux Lake or go hiking and enjoy the view up OKANAGAN McIntyre Bluff. Enjoy the friendly hospitality Oliver has to offer. FALLS RV
SUMMER OPEN DAILY Lunch ~ 11 am - 3 pm Dinner ~ 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm WINTER closed Tuesdays
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Keremeos is an adventure waiting to happen. Explore the mountain wilderness, raft down the Similkameen River take in a rodeo or one of the many other events happening all year long like the Similkameen Sizzle Pepper Festival. The climate in Keremeos is ideal for growing a wide range of fruits and vegetables, such as peaches, cherries, apples, apricots, tomatoes and peppers to name a few. With so much produce OLALLA Keremeos is know as “The Fruit Stand Capital of Canada”.
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The town of Princeton is beautifully nestled in the foothills of the Cascade Mountains, in 40 the heart of the Similkameen Y HW Valley and at the junction of the Tulameen and Similkameen rivers. The mountains, valleys and hundreds of miles of back country roads make it a natural setting for outdoor activities including snowmobiling, hiking, mountain biking, bird watching, wildlife photography, rock hounding and cross-country skiing. Either of the two rivers is a natural choice for tubing, canoeing, kayaking, or gold panning. The 49 lakes in the area make Princeton a prime fishing destination in all four seasons. Embark on your hike or bicycle exploration of the Trans Canada Trail right in Princeton. To the West follow the Tulameen River through tunnels and over bridges to the communities of Coalmont, Tulameen, and Brookmere. To the North East, the higher elevation takes you through grasslands, lakes, and forests. Enjoy the spectacular views as you make your way towards Osprey Lake.
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Merritt is officially known as 'Country with Attitude'. The Nicola Valley boasts warm summers and moderate winters and is ideal for a variety of outdoor sports and activities year round, making Merritt and area a four season destination.
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The Town of Osoyoos is one of the most unique communities in the South Okanagan. Osoyoos is situated in Canada's only desert, with the hottest climate and 9130 Main St., Osoyoos, BC warmest freshwater lake in 250-495-2633 • 1-800-700-0092 the country. Learn about the natural flora and fauna of the area at the Osoyoos Desert Centre or the Nk'Mip Desert Cultural Centre. There are many activities such as golfing, hiking, mountain biking, swimming, boating, fishing, sampling fresh fruits, touring local wineries or letting the day slip away at the beach. Osoyoos literally does have something for everyone. You and your family will want to return to this vacation paradise year after year.
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Peachland is a picturesque community nestled by Okanagan Lake with Kelowna to the north and Summerland and Penticton to the South. Hardy Falls is the perfect spot for hiking and mountain biking as you meander through the forested network of trails and enjoy the scenery and wildlife of the Okanagan. Enjoy other activities such as swimming, boating, golfing, tennis, fishing or simply walking along 11 kms of beach front.
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Summerland is the perfect setting for a truly relaxing vacation or visit. An integral part of the Okanagan experience, Summerland’s natural beauty and small town warmth are a KETTLE VALLEY haven for the visitor who craves outdoor recreation, agri-tour- RAILWAY OKANAGAN ism opportunities and rich cultural activities. LAKE Heritage attractions include the historic Kettle Valley Steam Railway, which operates May through October; or you can tour the exquisite Ornamental Gardens, and the Agriculture Museum, which are located at the Pacific Agri-Food Research Centre. SUMMERLAND TROUT Another “must see” historic feature in Summerland is the 1913 CREEK Trout Creek Canyon Bridge, 238 feet high above the canyon floor. Experience more panoramic views from Giants Head Mountain Park or wind your way above Prairie Valley along the Trans Canada Trail. You’ll want to explore every nook in sunny Summerland, from touring and tasting at our premium estate and cottage wineries, to shopping, dining and browsing in our downtown core. Bring your golf clubs, hiking boots, and fishing rods and don’t forget your bathing suit – we have some of the most pristine beaches in the entire Okanagan Valley! Visit us soon.
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