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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.

Enjoy the Bold and the Beautiful at the B&Bs in Castlegar

By |2020-09-18T17:46:36+00:00September 6th, 2020|Categories: Front Page Feature|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Castlegar is an extraordinary place where bold cultures settled a mighty land and created something truly beautiful. Visit the area's B&B's and find out for yourself why the little city in the valley is both beautiful and bold.

BC Ale Trail Features Castlegar Beer and Mountain Biking

By |2020-09-07T20:56:44+00:00August 27th, 2020|Categories: Front Page Feature|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The BC Ale Trail website has featured the beer and biking trails in Castlegar and said it offers "the best of both worlds."

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!

It’s a Patio Party! Here are 14 of the Best Patios in Castlegar

By |2020-08-08T21:47:13+00:00July 17th, 2020|Categories: Front Page Feature, The Authentic|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Castlegar enjoys 220 days of sunshine annually, which is why there are so many excellent patios in the city. These are our favourites.

Get Lost and Found On Castlegar’s Golf Courses

By |2020-09-02T13:02:41+00:00July 10th, 2020|Categories: Front Page Feature|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

It's easy to get lost in in the wonders of Castlegar.  And it's wonderful the secret things that can be found on the city's world-class golf courses.

14 of The Best Dinner Restaurants in Castlegar

By |2020-07-10T13:01:18+00:00July 3rd, 2020|Categories: Front Page Feature, The Authentic|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.

FishingBC Features Castlegar Angling

By |2020-07-10T13:01:07+00:00June 22nd, 2020|Categories: Front Page Feature|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

One of the most definitive websites about fishing in British Columbia has featured the angling opportunities in Castlegar, specifically on the world-famous Columbia River.

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.