Lakes, rivers, and creeks, oh my! With plenty of activities on the water, you’ll find summer days in the Columbia Valley aren’t quite long enough.
Hop on a canoe, kayak, or paddleboard and explore the lakes and rivers of the Columbia Valley. Take in the snow-capped mountains on a leisurely paddle, observe a few of the 250 species of birds sighted in the Columbia River Wetlands, or enjoy a mild to wild river trip!
Columbia River Paddle
Far Out Adventure Hub
Kootenay River Runners
Nipika Mountain Resort
Enjoy more time on the water with a boat rental.
Located in Athalmer (Invermere), Pete’s Marina offers boat and seadoo rentals. Choose your own adventure by heading out on Lake Windermere with a ski boat, seadoo, or pontoon boat after receiving a safety lesson from skilled rental staff.
Watersports & Lessons
Build your skills wake surfing, knee boarding, or waterskiing on Lake Windermere by booking a lesson.
Nauti Watersports, located in Windermere, offers full boat charter service that includes a professional NCCP-certified and insured driver/coach, plus all the surf, waterski, and wakeboard gear that your group needs to enjoy summer on the water.
Whether you are just starting out or looking for performance tips, Nauti instructors will deliver a great time on the lake!