Kootenay National Park | Kari Medig


Where mountain culture and outdoor adventure thrive

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Grounded in mountain culture and artistic lifestyles, the locals in Revelstoke, Nelson, and Rossland welcome visitors to explore their backyard and settle into their uniquely relaxed vibe.

Enormous snowy peaks, clear lakes, and waterfalls characterize this mountain playground in southeastern British Columbia that is home to backcountry adventures, singletrack mountain bike trails, mineral hot springs, and small towns with vibrant arts and culture scenes.

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The Kootenays

Surrounded by the Selkirk, Monashee, and Purcell mountain ranges, the communities of the Kootenays are known for thier friendly, eclectic vibe and easy access to adventure.

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