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Gorgeous lake

Because the lake is not adjacent to any major highways or large population centers, it does seem... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2018
Kamloops, Canada
Best kept secret!

We just purchased a little cabin steps off Twin Bay Beach on Kootenay Lake. We just love it... read more

Reviewed April 3, 2018
Calgary, Canada
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Sep 16, 2018
“Gorgeous lake”
Apr 3, 2018
“Best kept secret!”
225 Hall St | Nelson, BC, British Columbia V1L 5X4, Canada
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Reviewed September 16, 2018

Because the lake is not adjacent to any major highways or large population centers, it does seem fairly wild and remote. That said, there are maybe 20,000 residents that live nearby, but because the lake is over 60 miles in length there's a lot of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed April 3, 2018

We just purchased a little cabin steps off Twin Bay Beach on Kootenay Lake. We just love it . Crystal clear water, sandy beach, protected bays, super friends community and all round amazing vacation home. So far it seems to be a locals only place...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

I went for a relaxation course at Yasodhara Ashram at the beautiful Kootenay Lake. The retreat gave me time to reflect and enjoy serenity and beauty. I loved the whole experience, top knotch accommodations and the meals were delicious.

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed September 3, 2015 via mobile

The wife and I came up for a long weekend to Nelson and Ainsworth hot spring. Kootenay lake is beautiful but it's also a little cold as its a pretty big lake. They rent steel ships at Kaslo shipyard

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed June 26, 2011

Book ahead camping at Kokanee Provincial Park. Tent, camper or tent trailer. Bring your bikes and hiking shoes. Great day trip (July- September) a full day (or overnight at Kokanee Lodge, bookings ahead required or tent outside with mozzies). Free ferry ride over to Kootenay...More

Date of experience: June 2011
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