Outdoor Activities

The 3 Best Family-Friendly Rock Climbing Areas in Castlegar

By |2020-09-18T19:50:43+00:00September 18th, 2020|Categories: Outdoor Activities|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Castlegar has quickly become the best city in the Kootenay region of British Columbia for rock climbing and there are many areas that are perfect for families. These are the three best for families of rock climbers.

How To Get The Family Fishing In Castlegar

By |2020-08-08T21:44:18+00:00August 7th, 2020|Categories: Front Page Feature, Outdoor Activities|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Fishing is an incredibly popular activity in Castlegar for anglers of all ages but how does one get to the stage when a child is reeling in a fish on the end of a line? In this article we explain the five steps to getting your family involved in fishing in Castlegar.

Places OPEN in Castlegar

By |2020-08-06T21:44:48+00:00July 27th, 2020|Categories: Front Page Feature, Outdoor Activities, The Gentle Traveller|Tags: , , , , , |

As British Columbia moves into phase 3 pandemic measures, here are the places in Castlegar BC that are open and ready to welcome you!

The Best Birdwatching Spots In Castlegar

By |2020-05-22T13:58:47+00:00May 21st, 2020|Categories: Front Page Feature, Outdoor Activities, The Gentle Traveller|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Castlegar is quickly rising in the ranks as one of the best areas in British Columbia for birders. Here are the best spots to birdwatch in Castlegar according to the experts.

Where To Enjoy Fine Art Paintings In Castlegar

By |2020-05-25T16:17:27+00:00May 7th, 2020|Categories: Front Page Feature, Outdoor Activities, The Gentle Traveller|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Castlegar is quickly rising in the ranks as one of the best areas in British Columbia for birders. Here are the best spots to birdwatch in Castlegar according to the experts.

The Best Kayaking Spots in Castlegar

By |2020-03-28T20:20:55+00:00March 28th, 2020|Categories: Outdoor Activities|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Castlegar is an amazing kayaking destination. Whether you prefer mellow floats on lakes with mountain views or exciting whitewater and standing waves, this area of the West Kootenays in British Columbia has it all.

11 Reasons To Move To Castlegar Right Now

By |2019-12-20T04:57:51+00:00December 20th, 2019|Categories: Front Page Feature, Moving To Castlegar, Outdoor Activities|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Castlegar was just showcased on MSN for its low cost of living and high paying jobs. Here are 10 other reasons why you should move here.

A Haunted Destination – Halloween in Castlegar

By |2019-10-19T18:24:52+00:00October 15th, 2019|Categories: Front Page Feature, Moving To Castlegar, Outdoor Activities|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

The days leading up to Halloween in Castlegar will be packed with haunted tours, costume parties and even some night-time swimming! Here's a list of all the activities.

What To Do After Visiting Castlegar’s Cannabis Dispensaries

By |2019-12-11T23:15:00+00:00October 14th, 2019|Categories: Front Page Feature, Outdoor Activities|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Castlegar now has four cannabis dispensaries in city limits. Here are some things to do after you've visited one of them.

Canada’s Best Rock Climber Calls Castlegar Festival The Best in the West

By |2019-10-16T18:17:26+00:00September 25th, 2019|Categories: Front Page Feature, Outdoor Activities|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Kootenay Rock Climbing Festival returned to Castlegar September 21-22, 2019, and featured Canada's best rock climber Sonnie Trotter. This is the eighth year the Festival has been held at the Lion's Head Pub in Robson, which is only a few minutes away from the Castlegar's downtown core and it's renowned as the only restaurant [...]