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Chris Shauf

Loving life in Kelowna and the Okanagan Valley. Originally from Saskatchewan, Chris traded the endless horizons of the prairies for valley, mountain, lake and super-natural views of Kelowna, British Columbia. Aside from working with Tourism Kelowna to bring visitors to the area, Chris loves hiking, playing volleyball, diving into the lake and checking out Kelowna’s incredible farm-to-table and drink scene.

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Why Spring Wine Touring in Kelowna is Incredible!

4 min read

Kelowna is the birthplace of BC wine (if you want to find out how it all started, watch this video). With over 40 wineries in and near Kelowna, West Kelowna, and Lake Country, it’s easy to visit a number of incredible wineries to enjoy your favourite wines or try some new ones…

Kelowna's FAB 5 Wineries have you set for summer!

6 min read

Wineries with big personalities, great events, live music, and wine pops; Kelowna’s Fab 5 Wine Trail is a perfect way to spend a summer afternoon. This past weekend, my partner and I took in one of Kelowna’s five Wine Trails. The Fab 5 takes you around East Kelowna to taste great local wines. And these 5 wineries are working overtime this summer to enhance your experience and take it to the next level.…