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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...more
Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-469-8500
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Plenty of beach, parks, take the family or enjoy solo, the water is breathtaking, if you are qualified rent a boat get on the lake see everything from another view, be careful as the wind can pick up and give a different experience,head south to...More

Thank V8592JXtims
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a beautiful lake nestled between two sets of mountains. Summer has a great deal of boating and sailing

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed 3 nights at a condo on yhe lake in late September. The change of seasons provided great color. There are many small towns worth visiting around the lake. The drive is very scenic. It was easy to fill up 3 days of sight...More

Thank tennisbum60
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited a business associate at his home in Peachland overlooking the lake. Simply amazing and memorizing!

Thank akdreimer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The lake is 80 ? Miles long .the boardwalk is a pleasure to saunter along with a bird reserve and tourist board to visit In the summer water sports ,ferry boats, swimming ,beaches etc. . Very relAxing waterfront but summer must bring tourists seeking fun...More

Thank 733doctor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at a provincial campground right on the lake, it was warm, clean, beautiful and inviting. I can't think of a better place to spend a few relaxing days with fun things to do within a short drive, we will be back!

Thank Jolene S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited Kelowna in June. Weather was perfect to enjoy the views, gorgeous flowering gardens, winery tours, patio bars and restos, sailing and kiting. Later in the season the risk of forest fires goes up, so I recommend May, June early July as best months...More

Thank uptowngirl33
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We drove around lake Okanagan from Penticton through Kelowna to Vernon. A beautiful lake with lots of things to see and do in the area.

Thank Edwin F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such a gorgeous area to visit! Great food, plenty of water sports available for playing. Wineries abound so days and evenings are full of fun.

Thank Sherry T
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Lake Okanagan offers cool views surrounded by valleys and farm lands which is worth visiting over and over again. The weather is temperate, and the region is famous for wineries as well as various fruits. No wonder it is a playground of the rich due...More

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February 3, 2017|
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Response from janccd | Reviewed this property |
Exerpt from fisherman in the Okanagan: "Okanagan Lake Home of the Ogopogo, our very own “lake monster” and located in BC’s beautiful Okanagan Valley, Okanagan lake stretches 110 km from Vernon, through Kelowna and ends in... More
July 25, 2016|
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Response from Dave S | Reviewed this property |
Yes as long as you know to go to shore when and if whitecaps occur.