From Cranbrook to Kimberley and further afield to towns like Fernie, we are perfectly situated for adventures in all directions. Whether you head to the mountains, lakes, rivers or greens, there is something for everyone here in the Kootenays.
With guided trail rides, lessons and introduction sessions for kids, Spur Valley Adventures offers guests a chance to experience the area on horseback. Located across from St. Eugene, Spur Valley is a family-owned business that operates in the summertime from June to September.
Located on the St. Mary’s River and with 309 lakes and 1183 rivers in the area, our region offers some of the best fly fishing in Canada. In the summer, lakes and streams can be found stocked in abundance thanks to the Kootenay Trout Hatchery.
We are perfectly situated with the Purcell and Rocky Mountains at our doorstep. Hikers and bikers can find trails for all abilities and terrain. Learn about our wildlife on birdwatching tours and capture your sightings on photography excursions.
For guests looking for a little more thrill, the South Kootenays offer a wide variety of guided including whitewater rafting, ATVing and heli-tours.
Staying at St. Eugene offers guests a rare opportunity to immerse themselves in the indigenous history of the region. There are also a few other great activities for visitors looking to experience the historical industry in the area including Kimberley’s Underground Mining Railway, The Canadian Museum Of Rail Travel and Fort Steele’s Heritage Town.
For more information, please visit Tourism Cranbrook.