It’s that time of year to start layering up so you can keep exploring the great outdoors! The Columbia Valley’s extended autumn season allows for you to enjoy the fun of fall a little bit longer than most places in BC. Here is some inspiration to make the most of the Columbia Valley before the snow starts to fall.
Rise and Grind
Begin your day with that perfect first sip of coffee in the morning. The coffee culture in the valley falls nothing short of impressive. With a variety of cozy little cafes to choose from, you’ll be able to pair your favorite hot beverage with the perfect treat.
Hit the Happy Trails
There truly is something for every skill level in the Columbia Valley. Whether you are looking to hike or bike, there are endless trails and backcountry destinations that will guarantee you a fill of fresh mountain air, photo ops and exercise. Grab your rental gear from Far Out Adventure Hub and embark on a new guided adventure with Playwest Mountain Experience.
Want to find out more about the are? Pop into one of the Visitor Information Centers to help plan your next trek, bike route, and get the latest updates on conditions. Whether it’s wetlands, waterfalls or wildlife you’re after, the Columbia Valley has you covered.
Tee Off into Fall
Autumn is an amazing time of the year to hit the greens! With pristine temperatures and extra availability for tee times, you’ll find that the Columbia Valley is a hole-in-one for incredible settings. There are also many “stay and play” packages that are offered by the nearby golf resorts such as, Greywolf at Panorama, Radium Golf Group and Copper Point Resort who are here to make sure you get the most out of your trip!
Soak in the Springs
There truly is no better way to escape the chilly weather than soaking in a natural mineral hot springs. No matter if you are north or south of the Columbia Valley, there are two prime locations, Fairmont Hot Springs and Radium Hot Springs who offer just that and will leave you feeling relaxed and rejuvenated during your stay.
Wine and Dine
Choose form one of our many top-notch local restaurants to reminisce on your adventure filled day. From farm to table, BBQ cookout, to fine dinning, the Columbia Valley cuisine will tantalize your taste buds with unique dishes that will make you come back for seconds.
Rest and Relax
Accommodations are bountiful in the Columbia Valley. Looking to fulfill your glamping dreams? How about taking in million dollar views from beautiful hotels? Whatever kind of lodging you are looking for, you’ll find the perfect fit and more right here.
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