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Columbia Brewery

1220 Erickson St, Creston, British Columbia V0B 1G0, Canada
+1 250-428-1238
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Fun summer visit

We were so surprised at the scope of this visit. We were treated very well and learned a great... read more

Reviewed November 9, 2015
317bonnieh
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Salmo
Neat tour

Great place to stop and take a tour and grab a beer. Even if you don't take the tour, stop in at... read more

Reviewed September 9, 2015
ktharg
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Calgary, AB
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The Kokanee Beer Gear Store operates brewery tours of the Columbia Brewery, home of Kokanee
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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1220 Erickson St, Creston, British Columbia V0B 1G0, Canada
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Reviewed November 9, 2015

We were so surprised at the scope of this visit. We were treated very well and learned a great deal. The fact that the beer was brewed right in front of us was awesome. Well done Creston.

Thank 317bonnieh
Reviewed September 9, 2015

Great place to stop and take a tour and grab a beer. Even if you don't take the tour, stop in at the gift shop to browse. Lots of history, great tour guide, and overall a fun side trip if you are passing through.

Thank ktharg
Reviewed July 28, 2015 via mobile

We like to go to breweries and my wife loves Kokanee, so this was a great surprise for her to begin our trip...great guide and very tolerant of my many questions...free samples too...how can you beat that...oh plus we found Bigfoot...grin

Thank maddwolf_1
Reviewed July 10, 2015

We were fascinated with the process right from the start of the tour. Our guide Heather started outside with a history of the Columbia brewery - an amalgamation of four smaller breweries in the area. They chose Creston because of the water. A lot of...More

Thank Hartario
Reviewed July 4, 2015 via mobile

We visited intending to go on a tour but decided not to after all as we had our children with us (2.5 years and 7 weeks). Had been several years ago. Many times since we've come by and they were closed. I often expected them...More

Thank SweetMisses
Reviewed May 27, 2015

Well worth a day stay over in Creston . There is a RV park across the street from the Brewery, a short distance away is a Water Park for the family or a walk in the Centennial Park.All of this is a short two Blocks...More

Thank Jack P
Reviewed April 6, 2015

We really, really enjoyed our visit of the Columbia Brewery, the makers of Kokanee Glacier Beer, in Creston, B.C.! The beer that comes out of the ice cold vats is way better than the beer in the bottles and cans that we get here in...More

Thank KimB007
Reviewed January 30, 2015

We've drove by the Columbia Brewery previously but because we got there late we missed their tours. Tip is for you to plan ahead and see when their tour hours are so you don't drive all the way to be disappointed. Finally we made it...More

Thank Andy C
Reviewed October 25, 2014

The tour of the brewery was very informative. You have to climb up and stairs for the tour. Good shoes and stamina. Excellent info on the process from start to finish. Recycling glass bottles etc. great souvenir shop.

Thank joseph g
Reviewed September 17, 2014

Fell in love with Kokanee on a trip summer 2013 and swore to make it to the brewery on this year's motorcycle trip. Mission accomplished! The tour is extremely informative and the brewery is exceptionally clean. Our tour guide Nastassia really knows her stuff when...More

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