Castlegar: Like Nowhere Else!
The first outdoor bouldering competition in the Kootenays is being held in Castlegar on Saturday, September 22nd and competitors from across the province are expected to attend.
Castlegar is a hiking mecca. Whether you prefer long strolls beside the river or high alpine treks, this area of the West Kootenays in British Columbia has it all.
Get Rewarded for Exploring Castlegar!
Doukhobors In Castlegar: An Essential Part of Our History
Fleeing religious persecution in Russia, nearly a third of the original Doukhobor population came to settle in Castlegar in the early 1900’s and played a central role in building the city into a thriving and unique community. There are many opportunities in Castlegar to learn more about this rich and exciting time in Canadian history.