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Lake Okanagan

Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
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Ranked #2 of 50 Attractions in Kelowna
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Type: Bodies of Water
Activities: Water-skiing, Motor-boating
Owner description: If you spot Ogopogo, the legendary lake monster said to inhabit these waters, you'll make headline news, but other than that, you're sure to enjoy all... more » Owner description: If you spot Ogopogo, the legendary lake monster said to inhabit these waters, you'll make headline news, but other than that, you're sure to enjoy all the recreational activities this 82-mile long lake has to offer: swimming, boating, parasailing and all types of water sports. « less
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Watlington, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
26 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 NEW

The drive to the Lake was long but well worth it. The wife bought a book from the widlife park about a mysterious creature that lives in the lake. So we decided to go there and have a look at the lake. The drive on the West side of the lake was outstanding but huge cliffs on side of the... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 NEW

I love coming to Lake Okanagan! It's a beautiful view and it is so much fun to swim around! They added extra things to do on the water like floaty water playgrounds. Super nice!

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canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

you can swim all summer long with many many beaches. the water can be up to 21 or 22 c. lots of water sports areas for water sports but they are extremely expensive. West kelowna, and Peachland have free good beach activites for all ages. ie: sip line to water, diving platforms, docks to swim to logs to roll on... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Bring the kids, they will play all day and facilities are excellent. Very clean and scenic!! Go to Gyro.

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Kelowna, Canada
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53 reviews 53 reviews
27 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

It's a crowded lake in the summer with all the boaters, it gets very warm in the late summer months, you can boat to Vernon or Penticton from Kelowna or vice versa. Most of the beaches are very nice and sandy, lots of cool hidden coves with picnic areas and some with facilities. Perfect lake for using a jet ski,... More

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Goderich, Canada
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38 reviews 38 reviews
23 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

The scenery is beautiful! Mountains and the lake. There are beaches and places to rent kayaks, etc. Also, parasailing is available.

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Fort McMurray, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

boating was good. We used paddle boat and was in the water for more than an hour. Reasonable price. Parking was easy. City is beautiful

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Vancouver, Canada
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8 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

260? wineries, Quail's Gate, Mission Hills, SummerHill, Cedar Creek, great relaxed people, views, climate,quails, good food, calm,...

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

go straight on the dock near park and rent from there much better stafff and service. They lot less paperwork and hassle for renters

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Kelowna, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

be careful, this is a park and you will see wildlife so don't be surprised when you run into them. Awesome trails for all levels.

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