This sleepy town overlooking the Okanagan
Lake is located in the district of Lake Country
which is 30km north of Kelowna
and 30 km south of Vernon
. The town and surrounding areas have amazing panoramic lake views with a mild climate in the winter
and ideal summer temperatures. Vacation rentals and condo rentals are in abundance and accommodations are on offer with a lake view, country side or executive style.
The country features towns with fantastic lake views, a clean environment and is a nature lovers paradise.
Carrs Landing is a small community which is the ideal setting for a relaxing family holiday, yet you will be close to the big city atmospheres of Kelowna and Vernon. Pixie Beach is a very popular sandy beach close to town. Lodging is available year round and this country offers some of the most breathtaking accommodation and vacation rental in the area.
Kopje Regional Park is 3.2 hectares of lakefront property
, close by. Nestled in Lake Country, the park is a great place to visit and offers a glimpse of the past through the artifacts in the historical museum. It features Gibson Heritage House, a playground, picnic area and beachfront with swimming area. Also in the country is Gladstone Provincial Park, an area with 32 kilometers of trails, old-growth cedar and forests, wildlife and numerous beaches. It is home to Christina Lake, one of Canada's warmest and clearest lakes.
Both are open year-round.
Many attractions revolve around agri-tourism. It is becoming very popular by combining a working farm with a learning experience, the concept of agri-tourism accompanied by farm stays and accommodations, is becoming very popular.
The annual Okanagan Fall Wine Festival
takes place over a 10-day period early in October. The Festival has over 100 events that take place throughout the Okanagan. There are 2 wineries in the area. Arrowleaf is a small family-owned winery, open for visitors from May 1st to November 15th. The Gray Monk Estate Winery offers a large list of wines ranging from red, white, blush and dessert wines. After a leisurely wine tasting, head back to your vacation rental or condo rental to enjoy the local wines from the comfort of your accommodation.
Beaver and Deer Lakes are the perfect places to get to know local fauna and flora. Combine excellent vacation rentals along the lakes with some great trout fishing, nature walks and family time on the beach.