Social Therapy

Blogs & Stories From Columbia Valley

Unwinding means many things, to many people. Below you’ll find a collection of stories that speak to those along with in-the-moment captures of people enjoying the best of the Columbia Valley, British Columbia’s best-kept secret. If you tune into a unique way to unwind on your next visit remember to tag us with either @TravelColumbiaValley or #travelCV.

Accommodation

Accommodation

The Columbia Valley is excited to welcome back our guests for overnight stays. Find availability, information about operating accommodations and cleaning protocols. Read More

Activities & Attractions

Activities & Attractions

With so many adventures, activities and attractions open in Radium, Invermere and Fairmont, the tough part is choosing what to do! Let us help with this quick guide to what's open. Read More

Restaurants & Dining

Restaurants & Dining

Our restauranteurs are so excited to be welcoming guests back to enjoy some of the best and most unique dining in BC. Check here for a list of establishments that are open and operating with enhanced safety protocols. Read More

Travel Information

Travel Information

The Columbia Valley is excited to welcome back our visitors! Find helpful resources for accommodation, camping, activities and restaurants that are open. Read More

Paddle Adventures in the CV

Paddle Adventures in the CV

The Columbia Valley is the ideal place to head out on the water on a kayak, canoe or paddleboard. Whether you are looking for a full day trip or just a quick paddle, here are a few of our favourites on Lake Windermere, Columbia Lake, Lake Lillian and the Columbia River. Read More

Golfing in the Valley during COVID-19

Golfing in the Valley during COVID-19

Locals and visitors rave about the gorgeous weather and valley golf experience. The mountains frame the courses and make this is one of BC's best-kept secrets. Here is your guide to course status and enhanced safety protocols. Read More

Forest Bathing in the Columbia Valley

Forest Bathing in the Columbia Valley

Forest bathing is an opportunity for people to take time out, slow down and connect with nature... we couldn't imagine a more "Columbia Valley" thing to do! Learn more about this Japanese-inspired mindfulness activity. Read More

Coffee Shops of the Columbia Valley

Coffee Shops of the Columbia Valley

The Columbia Valley is in love with coffee! With more than a dozen incredible cafes across the valley and a signature event to celebrate this beloved beverage, if you love your java, then the Columbia Valley is the place to be - here are a few local tips on where to find a great brew. Read More

Inspiring Winter Photos from the Columbia Valley

Inspiring Winter Photos from the Columbia Valley

Winter can be an exciting time to get outside, explore the Columbia Valley, expand on your photography skills, and connect with nature. We're showcasing a few of our visitor images to highlight everything from the heavy frosted trees of the hot springs to the perfect landscape view from a hike high above the town. Read More