Local Attractions

Written by Etienne Bley
Monday, 11 August 2008 15:14


East Shore Attractions



Golf: Riondel Golf Club, 9 hole, par 3 (5 minute drive)

Kootenay Springs Golf Resort, 18 hole championship golf course (20 minute drive)

Fishing: Kootenay Lake, record size rainbow trout, kokanee (land-locked salmon),

cutthroat trout, dolly varden, burbot, and whitefish.

Motorcycling: Kootenays and Selkirk Loop

Hiking: We have a book with trails and topographical maps at the house.

Fantastic nature/wildlife viewing

Cross-country skiing: Many local trails and both golf courses allow skiing,

Kootenay Springs Golf Course has groomed track.

Swimming: Riondel beach,(5 minute drive) Crawford Bay beach, (20 minute drive)

Aquatic: Boating, kayaking, canoeing, scuba-diving (rentals available)

Restaurants:  Bob’s Pub and Grill, Riondel, has live music from time to time.

Shopping: Crawford Bay (20 minutes south) is an artisan village with amazing local talent.


Places of Worship: Catholic, Pentecostal churches.

Last Updated ( Friday, 06 February 2009 22:44 )