Vineyard at Nk'Mip Cellars
(Vincor International photo)


Water Activities

View of lake (Picture BC photo)

View of lake (Picture BC photo)

Osoyoos Lake reportedly boasts the warmest freshwater lake in Canada with an average summer temperature of 24°C/70°F. Its hot sand beaches and easy-access marinas attract sun worshipers and water babies.

It's no accident that families return to Osoyoos year after year, generation after generation, for swimming, water skiing, wakeboarding, wake surfing, jet skiing, parasailing, windsurfing, kayaking and fishing. Rent everything from sport boats and jet skis to kayaks and paddleboats.

Private & Public Beaches

Many hotels, resorts, B&Bs, RV parks and campgrounds lay claim to their own slice of sand on private beaches around Osoyoos Lake. But there's plenty of public access as well. On the west side, Legion Beach is tucked into a cove southwest of the Channel Bridge.

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