Castlegar: Like Nowhere Else!

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Allure Of The Mountains

November 28th, 2018|0 Comments

Picture the outdoorsy B.C. lifestyle with no traffic, a growing tech industry, affordable living… According to a recent article in the most issue of Invest In BC, Katly Holloway comments on the wave of [...]

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Commercial hub for the West Kootenay region

October 26th, 2018|0 Comments

While affordability, natural beauty and outdoor recreation (boating, fishing, hiking, mountain biking, paddleboarding and more) are some of the draws for people seeking quality of life to this city of 14,000, so are business opportunities. [...]

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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.

Doukhobor Discovery Centre
Verigin’s Tomb