Silverton is a picturesque village of 200 people, located in the pristine mountains of British Columbia
’s West Kootenays. Bordered by Lake Slocan and the spectacular Valhalla
Provincial Park, this quaint community is the second smallest municipality in the province, which can be accessed by a seven-hour drive from Calgary
. Visitors will find many parks, shops, great restaurants, a gallery and a museum
close to vacation rentals. A grocery store is also within walking distance of lodging.
Outdoor enthusiasts and adventure seekers will feel at homein their vacation rentals in Silverton, with many summer activities at varying skill levels, such as mountain biking, road biking, hiking and rock climbing
. There are hundreds of local trails with stunning scenery. White water rafting on the Slocan River
will interest adrenaline pursuers. The variety of activities makes this an excellent getaway for vacation rental accommodations.
Lake Slocan offers a fantastic swimming beach for cooling off and sunbathing. The playground will keep children active and amused. Canoeing, kayaking and fishing on the lake are ways to spend a pleasant day of relaxation
outside your condo rentals. Wind surfing and sailing from the dock are easily accessed from vacation rental and condo rental accommodation. Golf courses and natural hot springs are a short drive through scenic mountains, located at nearby Nakusp
Sports fans will appreciate Dewis Park, which is home to a baseball diamond, tennis counts, bocce courts for warm days and a curling rink
during the winter. Picnic tables overlook the gentle Silverton Creek.
In the winter months, Silverton becomes a snow packed paradise
, easily accessed from accommodations. Local trails are fantastic for cross-country skiing and snowshoeing
. Summit Lake Ski Hill, Whitewater Resort and Red Resort provide fresh powder on everything from beginner to challenging terrain, for alpine skiing and snowboarding. The Valhalla Mountains are chance to experience legendary back country skiing, with three meter snow depths covering bowls, glades and chutes
Accommodation of varying styles, such as vacation rental, condo rental and chalet rental offer a chance to experience the tranquil mountain village of Silverton.