Category - Winter Activities

In the Okanagan hiking at any time of year can be beautiful, but getting outside to take in the gorgeous snowy vistas of a winter walk in the wilderness can't be beat. Depending on the conditions, a winter hike can be best done with snowshoes or simply good boots. Before the snow melts, get outside and check out a few of my favourite winter trails.

5 Reasons to Visit Kelowna During Winter

Monday, February 6, 2017 11:00 AM by Meghan Reading

Kelowna is a well renowned summer destination, but the cooler months also beam with seasonal activities that satisfy the outdoor adventurer, culinary enthusiast, and explorer in all of us.

Here are 5 reasons you should visit Kelowna in the winter.

For those who don't think winter is the right time to paddleboard, I might be able to change your mind. It's true that there's ice on the lake, snow on the beach, and the water is super cold, but if pick a nice day and you’re geared up properly – you’ll have an unforgettable winter SUP!  Here is what we did: 

Kelowna is the place to be for New Years Eve! With plenty of events that cater to all ages and tastes, you're guaranteed to have a blast ringing in the the new year. 

Christmas in Kelowna

Wednesday, December 21, 2016 1:00 PM by Nic Collar


It's merry and bright in Kelowna. #exploreKelowna this holiday season with friends and family. 

The past couple weeks have seen the mercury drop in Kelowna and while we all bundled up, the icy cold weather brought something magical and quintessentially Canadian to our local vineyards. 

The Perfect Winter Activity in Downtown Kelowna

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 9:00 AM by Matt Ferguson

For those coming to Kelowna for a winter vacation, or coming home for the holidays to visit friends and family, the ice rink at Stuart Park is a must do and it’s one of my all time favourite Kelowna winter activities. Don’t worry if you didn’t pack your skates, there are rentals right on site.