There are ancient creatures lurking in the depths of the Columbia River but luckily these White Sturgeon prefer mollusks to human toes.
Castlegar is world-class destination when it comes to freshwater angling. Whether your preference is fly fishing for trout in mountain streams, jigging for walleye in rivers or casting for lake lunkers, there's something for every angler who lives in or visits Castlegar. Take Graham Cloutier for example. He moved to the area from Northern British [...]
The Castlegar Nordic Ski Club trails offers the best cross-country skiing on the Paulson Pass that incorporate 45 kilometres of groomed trails. These are our favourite trail loops.
Six hockey players hailing from Castlegar were drafted into the NHL playing for teams ranging from the Vancouver Canucks to the New York Islanders.
Whether you prefer skate skiing for fitness, or relaxed cross-country through untouched snow, there is something for every nordic skier living in, or visiting, Castlegar.
Lasting from December 1st to the 15th, the Snowplace Like Home Festival in Castlegar features indoor and outdoor events every day and night to help you get exited for the winter season.