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Castlegar is at the Center of the West Kootenay Ski Scene

By |2020-11-09T22:36:12+00:00November 6th, 2020|Categories: Outdoor Activities, Skiing, The Free Spirit|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Castlegar is equidistant from three skill hills, two of which were awarded best downhill resorts in North America. Situated in British Columbia’s beautiful Columbia Valley, Castlegar is an easy 40-minute drive from Red Mountain Resort in Rossland, Whitewater Ski Resort near Nelson and the Salmo Skil Hill.

14 of The Best Dinner Restaurants in Castlegar

By |2020-11-16T03:08:29+00:00July 3rd, 2020|Categories: Front Page Feature, The Free Spirit, The Gentle Traveller, Winter Inside|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

There are many excellent dining establishments in Castlegar, many of them family-owned and some that have been around for decades. These are our 14 favourites.

Everything You Need To Know About Snowmobiling in Castlegar

By |2020-11-16T03:01:03+00:00January 10th, 2020|Categories: Front Page Feature, The Free Spirit, Winter|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

There are many reasons sledding is a popular winter activity in Castlegar. Here's everything you need to know about snowmobiling in Castlegar.