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Castlegar Hosts TransRockies Singletrack 6 Mountain Bike Race

The TransRockies Singletrack 6 Mountain Bike Race returns to the West Kootenays July 11-16 and Castlegar will host one of the stages.

Why Castlegar Is An RV Dream Destination

Castlegar is an RV dream destination because of the many scenic campsites, outdoor recreation, and cultural attractions.

Meet Musician and Photographer Yanive Feiner

Yanive Feiner is a musician, photographer, teacher, and a big fan of Castlegar. Find out what inspires him as an artist in this interview.

Meet Castlegar Photographer Josh Fogal

Meet Josh Fogal. He's only been doing photography for 3 years but he already has his work hanging in the Kootenay Gallery.

Bike Mag Features Riding in Castlegar

Bike magazine has featured Castlegar mountain biking in a recent article claiming it's worth a long-weekend visit at the very least.

Castlegar Mountain Bike Trail Voted Best In The World

One of the world's most popular mountain bike websites, Pinkbike, has rated a Castlegar trail as the best on the planet.

Out There Outdoors Magazine Features Winter in Castlegar

Out There Outdoors has featured the Castlegar in its article about winter in the West Kootenay region of British Columbia.

Top 5 Things to do With Your Family in Castlegar in the Winter

There are so many fun things to do in Castlegar with the family during every season throughout the year. And winter is no exception. Here are the top five things to do with your family in Castlegar in the Winter.

Two Experts Share The Best ATV Trails In Castlegar

There are so many excellent ATV riding areas around Castlegar. These two experts help determine which ones are the best.

Meet Castlegar’s Pygmy Goat Fishing Guide

Kootenay Mountain Culture magazine has featured Castlegar's Green Eggs and Ham, the only pygmy goat fishing guide in Canada.

Borscht Cook-Off Returns This Month

We're excited to announce the Doukhobor Discovery Centre will once again be hosting its Borscht Cook-off on October 14, 2022.