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Coast Hillcrest Hotel, Revelstoke

Coast Hillcrest Hotel, Revelstoke

You’ll be hard pressed to find a place in the world more beautiful than Revelstoke. At least in our humble opinion. And at the Coast Hillcrest Hotel, you’ll be able to appreciate the gorgeous views this area offers, even after you return from your daily adventures. Nestled at the base of the spectacular Selkirk and Monashee Mountains, you’ll feel away from it all while being just a few minutes drive from Revelstoke’s city center. We provide the perfect jumping off point for hiking, fishing, heli-skiing, rock climbing, mountain biking, and a whole lot more. Our full-service hotel features two superb restaurants to choose from, depending on your mood: The Begbie Dining Room showcases local and international cuisine, and the Mountain Guides Lounge for a more casual, hearty fare. Or, maybe you just want to relax in the privacy of your own room and enjoy the view. If so, our room service won’t disappoint. While you’re here, be sure to take advantage of the outdoor Jacuzzi, Repose Day Spa and fitness center.
The Coast Hillcrest Hotel recently completed a multi million dollar renovation to all 75 guest rooms. With the leisure and business traveler in mind, the guest rooms include a well-designed work area, an ergonomic chair, task lighting and electrical outlet’s where guests need them. The guest rooms now have laminate floors and stand up glass showers available in all rooms. To complement the new design we have incorporated the use of granite and marble throughout each room, from the bathroom counters to the thresholds. Inspired by nature the room décor features organic patterns and fresh colors, blending wood tones with bright pops of color

We are certified “Pet-Friendly” www.hillcresthotel.com

The Best of Revelstoke Summer 2016

The Best of Revelstoke Summer 2016

This video presents “The Best of Revelstoke” a panorama of tourist attractions from Revelstoke to Sorrento, along the Trans-Canada highway. Prepare to be enchanted and amazed by a dazzling combination of natural wonders, a vibrant heritage, and a dynamic economy! It’s a revelation! It’s Revelstoke, in the heart of beautiful British Columbia!
So, what’s your summertime pleasure? Hiking, mountain biking, riding the trails on an ATV, fishing , water sports you’ll find it all in Revelstoke! Wander downtown and take in unique shops and dining spots! Explore the Farmers’ Market in Grizzly Plaza with its fresh local produce, scrumptious baked goods, and fine crafts! Say, you may have to stay awhile to take it all in and we can take care of that, too! So, away we go into Revelstoke, “gateway to mountain adventure!”

Walk Around Salmon Arm 2016

Walk Around Salmon Arm 2016

The city of Salmon Arm is situated half way between Calgary, to the east and Vancouver, to the west on the Trans Canada Highway in the interior of beautiful British Columbia, Canada. Shuswap Lake, with its 1000 kilometers of contiguous shoreline, draws hundreds of tourist each to the clean, uncrowded beachs. Boating and watersports make the area a mecca for those who would like to be close to nature. Salmon Arm is the professional hub of the Shuswap…a great blend of unique small shops and nationally franchised businesses – all located in a warm, unhurried and hospitable small-town atmosphere that prides itself on “big town” services and professionals to meet all your needs.
How many places have you visited lately that boast of their very own lake complete with fountain and people-friendly wildlife just a few steps away from the downtown core?  This walking tour video shows just a few of the many pleasant surprises awaiting your approval and enjoyment in friendly downtown Salmon Arm. The retailers featured in the tour look forward to seeing you at there fine establishments.

Haney Heritage Village, Salmon Arm

Haney Heritage Village, Salmon Arm

Step back in time with a visit to the R.J. Haney Heritage Village & Museum.  See Salmon Arm as it might have looked a century ago. Stroll through lovingly-restored buildings – including a church, school, firehall and family homestead – in a beautiful natural setting.  And there’s dinner theatre, too – Wednesday, Friday and Sunday nights thru July and August.

The RJ Haney Heritage Village & Museum is open Wednesday through Sunday – 10-till-5.  Check our web site at www.salmonarmmuseum.org for special events or phone 250 – 832 – 5243 for free village tours.

Avalanche Canada Winter 2015

Avalanche Canada Winter 2015

Avalanche Canada is a non-government, not-for-profit organization dedicated to public avalanche safety. We issue daily avalanche forecasts throughout the winter for much of the mountainous regions of western Canada, providing this free information via our website and our app, Avalanche Canada Mobile. We also coordinate and deliver avalanche awareness and education programs, provide curriculum and support to instructors of Avalanche Canada training programs, act as a central point-of-contact for avalanche information, and work closely with many different avalanche research projects, both at home and abroad. Go to our website www.avalanche.ca

The Shuswap Road Show 2015

The Shuswap Road Show 2015

The Shuswap Road Show is a video designed for tourist.  It showcases “things to see and do” along the Trans Canada Highway from Chase, BC to Revelstoke, BC.  The video focuses on tourist attractions, restaurants, pubs and bistros.  You’ll also experience some of British Columbia’s breathtaking scenery.  How do you describe the Shuswap? Find out for yourself, The Shuswap Road Show will show you.  The area consists of several interconnected lakes that together offer over 1000 km of shoreline scattered with a number of picturesque provincial parks. Sicamous and Salmon Arm are the main urban centres in the Shuswap and each boasts first-class accommodation and dining facilities.  The Shuswap is a destination of choice for families, adventurers, golfers, hikers and bikers, winter sports enthusiasts, snowmobilers, and all types of water sports.

Shuswap Dragon Boat Festival 2014

Shuswap Dragon Boat Festival 2014

This Dragon Boat Festival video is brought to you by the Shuswap Association for Rowing and Paddling. The only Paddling and Rowing club in the Shuswap that offers: Dragon Boating, Outrigger Canoeing, Kayaking, and Rowing. We are a registered non profit society.
Mission Statement: To promote a healthy, happy lifestyle and to build a stronger community through promoting and developing paddling and rowing activities. Check out our website at www.shuswaprowingandpaddling.com

 

Shuswap Lake Estates

Shuswap Lake Estates

A lifestyle dream come true! Affordable lakeview properties amid spectacular mountain vistas! Shuswap Lake Estates is a complete community – with everything you need – there’s a medical clinic on the way! – and plenty of ‘perks,’ right outside your front door! Stop by the sales office, just off the Trans Canada Highway, for more information on the community and the fully serviced lakeview properties that are available for sale at this time. Enjoy an 18-hole championship golf course with a well stocked pro shop, tennis courts, the Bayside Marina and sandy beaches. For neighbourhood shopping there’s the Blind Bay Market Place including a regional library, grocery store, liquor store, restaurant and a variety of shops. Over at the Community Centre, there’s lots to do and fun for all – everything from playing pool, to socializing with friends and neighbours. There’s also a model airplane club and field. And as the sun sets beyond the magnificent Monashee range – sip a cocktail or two at the Duffer’s Den, then dine at the Log ‘N Hearth restaurant. Ah, this is the life – at Shuswap Lake Estates – east of Sorrento, on the Trans-Canada highway!  Check out our website at www.shuswaplakeestates.com

Shuswap Wineries

Shuswap Wineries

The Shuswap has five award winning wineries‚ one of the best kept secrets in our region! These wineries are all family run businesses that produce distinctive cool climate wines that are generally not available in other areas in British Columbia. Although the Shuswap region is considered part of the Okanagan wine growing season, the climate here is cooler than the southern interior regions of BC and therefore creates unique challenges (and incredible tastes) for these producers. The wineries in this region have now perfected a combination of growing techniques and plant selection that enhances the aromas and flavors of their wines and makes these cool climate wines distinctive and worth a visit to the Shuswap‚ you’re guaranteed to be tastefully surprised!

Grand & Shuswap Theatres 2014

Grand & Shuswap Theatres 2014

Enjoy first-run features on four big screens at the Salmar Grand! And on those hot summer afternoons, take in a movie matinee in cool comfort! You can also enjoy the Film Society’s festival series at the Salmar Classic. Because the Salmar theatres are community -owned and operated, their profits stay in the community and help fund other local services. It’s Hollywood – Salmon-Arm style – at the Salmar Grand! And across the street from the Salmar Grand, is the home of live stage productions in Salmon Arm Shuswap Theatre.

Revelstoke Golf Club

Revelstoke Golf Club

Golfers go weak at the knees – when they behold the spectacular Revelstoke Golf Club. This 18-hole public championship course meanders over 6-thousand yards along the Columbia River – with snow-capped mountains framing your every stroke! The Revelstoke golf club features a full practice facility — and lessons. Check out the beverage cart, it’s always somewhere on the course.  ‘Swing’ by the Pro Shop for a custom club fitting – and the latest golf fashions.  A ‘slice’ of golf heaven awaits you at the Revelstoke Golf Club!
Had fun on the course? Now relax at The Last Tee! Open to the public for breakfast, lunch & dinner. Refuel with a quick snack or sit down and enjoy the stunning views and relaxed atmosphere of our restaurant and patio. Lots to see and do The Last Tee at the Revelstoke Golf Club! Check out our web site at www.revelstokegolfclub.com

Barley Station Brew Pub, Salmon Arm

Barley Station Brew Pub, Salmon Arm

Welcome to the Barley Station Brew Pub… come enjoy our fine food and some of the best beer found anywhere.

Our head brewer uses recipes created exclusively for us using the finest ingredients available. We start with water that has been purified by our in-house reverse osmosis system and then add the right amount of minerals specific to each style beer. This water is combined with the finest malted grain from Europe and North America.

The addition of hops chosen for their aroma and bitterness and the best yeast for each style of beer all mean that you can now enjoy a variety of tastes in beers that will tempt you to try them all. During the year we will introduce some very special limited edition beers that will be on tap for a short time only. Be sure to ask your server for these seasonal beers when available.

All of our beers are made in house using the best ingredients available. We don’t filter or add any preservatives to our beer. Our beer only has to travel 50 ft. to get to your table, so feel good about doing your part to save the world one beer at a time. Relax and Enjoy Our Beer! Check out our web site at www.barleystation.com

Big Eddy Market, Revelstoke

Big Eddy Market, Revelstoke

A day on the trails has to start at the BIG EDDY MARKET!  Before riding out on your winter adventure, fuel up at the only licensed dealer of ‘marked premium’ in Revelstoke.  They also now offer diesel and snowmobile rentals.  Grab a ‘sub’ for a delicious lunch break  or,  drop in for a great breakfast at the new café.  The BIG EDDY MARKET – just off the Trans-Canada highway, west of town on Big Eddy Road  south of highway 23.

The Shuswap Lifestyle

The Shuswap

September 22, 2016

The Shuswap

The Shuswap, noted for its recreational lakeshore communities including the city of Salmon Arm. The name “Shuswap” is derived from the Shuswap or Secwepemc First Nations people, the most northern of the Interior Salish peoples, whose territory includes the Shuswap.  Shuswap Lake consists of four arms, forming a shape reminiscent of the letter H. The […]

Tourist Favourites

Coast Hillcrest Hotel, Revelstoke

May 5, 2016

Coast Hillcrest Hotel, Revelstoke

You’ll be hard pressed to find a place in the world more beautiful than Revelstoke. At least in our humble opinion. And at the Coast Hillcrest Hotel, you’ll be able to appreciate the gorgeous views this area offers, even after you return from your daily adventures. Nestled at the base of the spectacular Selkirk and […]

The Best of Revelstoke Summer 2016

May 5, 2016

The Best of Revelstoke Summer 2016

This video presents “The Best of Revelstoke” a panorama of tourist attractions from Revelstoke to Sorrento, along the Trans-Canada highway. Prepare to be enchanted and amazed by a dazzling combination of natural wonders, a vibrant heritage, and a dynamic economy! It’s a revelation! It’s Revelstoke, in the heart of beautiful British Columbia! So, what’s your […]

Walk Around Salmon Arm 2016

January 1, 2016

Walk Around Salmon Arm 2016

The city of Salmon Arm is situated half way between Calgary, to the east and Vancouver, to the west on the Trans Canada Highway in the interior of beautiful British Columbia, Canada. Shuswap Lake, with its 1000 kilometers of contiguous shoreline, draws hundreds of tourist each to the clean, uncrowded beachs. Boating and watersports make […]

The Shuswap Road Show 2015

January 4, 2015

The Shuswap Road Show 2015

The Shuswap Road Show is a video designed for tourist.  It showcases “things to see and do” along the Trans Canada Highway from Chase, BC to Revelstoke, BC.  The video focuses on tourist attractions, restaurants, pubs and bistros.  You’ll also experience some of British Columbia’s breathtaking scenery.  How do you describe the Shuswap? Find out […]

Shuswap Lake Estates

June 13, 2014

Shuswap Lake Estates

A lifestyle dream come true! Affordable lakeview properties amid spectacular mountain vistas! Shuswap Lake Estates is a complete community – with everything you need – there’s a medical clinic on the way! – and plenty of ‘perks,’ right outside your front door! Stop by the sales office, just off the Trans Canada Highway, for more […]

Hyde Mountain Golf

November 21, 2011

Hyde Mountain Golf

Torn from the primeval rock face – Hyde Mountain on Mara Lake Golf Course offers sweeping elevation changes, cliffside pin placements and spectacular vistas! Designed by Les Furber, this championship layout thrills and challenges all comers. Golfers arriving by water can hitch a ride at the dock and join their groups at the clubhouse. And […]

Winter in Revelstoke

October 27, 2011

Winter in Revelstoke

Welcome to Revelstoke, a winter wilderness and wonderland where mountain trails rise beyond and forever and pristine powder delivers ‘downhill’ thrills! Revelstoke is also a wilderness tamed! After a day of fun in the snow savour good cheer and delicious dining in one of Revelstoke’s many fine pubs and restaurants. And there’s ‘extreme shopping’ in […]

Burner Bar & Grill

September 8, 2010

Burner Bar & Grill

The fully licensed Restaurant and Liquor store are built inside a once fully operational sawmill waste burner. Now refurbished the 75 feet high and 75 feet wide burner houses an impressive collection of antique forestry equipment as well as massive wood beams and logs. Cozy up to the open log fireplace on a cold winters day or bask in the […]

D-Dutchmen Dairy

June 22, 2010

D-Dutchmen Dairy

Not only does D-Dutchmen Dairy make some of the finest ice cream you’ll ever enjoy – a visit to their Sicamous farm lets you see their amazing menagerie of animals and birds.  Their ice cream is also available all over the Shuswap.  Check out their website at www.dutchmendairy.ca

3 Valley Gap

June 22, 2010

3 Valley Gap

East of Sicamous, along the Trans Canada, at the Eagle River the magical Beardale Miniatureland delights visitors of all ages! Then back on the  highway, heading for  Revelstoke through the Eagle Pass watch for a spectacular sight the stately Three Valley Lake Chateau & Heritage Ghost Town.  Stay awhile at this gorgeous mountain retreat. Take […]

Revelstoke Railway Museum

February 28, 2010

Revelstoke Railway Museum

The place to re-live some historically momentous moments of the building of the railroad is the wonderful Revelstoke Railway Museum on Victoria Road. Here you’ll see the beautifully restored CPR locomotive #5468 – one of the largest steam engines ever used by the CPR and an awesome reminder of the great age of steam.  Actual […]

Hillcrest Coast Resort, Revelstoke

February 2, 2010

Hillcrest Coast Resort, Revelstoke

The Hillcrest Hotel, a Coast Resort, is located at the gateway to Glacier & Mount Revelstoke National Parks in between the Selkirk and Monashee Mountains near Revelstoke, British Columbia. Our mountain-side location is just 3 km from Revelstoke’s city centre, west of the world famous Rogers Pass, and right in the centre of the most […]

Haney Heritage Village

February 2, 2010

Haney Heritage Village

Step back in time with a visit to the R.J. Haney Heritage Village & Museum. See Salmon Arm as it might have looked a century ago. Stroll through lovingly-restored buildings including a church, school, firehall and family homestead – in a beautiful natural setting.  And there’s dinner theatre, too every Wednesday, Friday and Sunday nights […]

Houseboating Capital of Canada

January 26, 2010

Houseboating Capital of Canada

Sicamous, British Columbia, is located on the shores of two beautiful lakes; Mara Lake and Shuswap Lake and has earned the title of Houseboating Capital of Canada. Sicamous is an amazing place  a place where its possible to snowmobile, golf and houseboat all in the same weekend. The surrounding mountains offer travelers an extensive area […]

Walk Around Salmon Arm

January 26, 2010

Walk Around Salmon Arm

The city of Salmon Arm is situated half way between Calgary, to the east and Vancouver, to the west on the Trans Canada Highway in the interior of beautiful British Columbia, Canada. Shuswap Lake, with its 1000 kilometers of contiguous shoreline, draws hundreds of tourist each to the clean, uncrowded beachs. Boating and watersports make […]

Village of Chase

January 26, 2010

Village of Chase

This vibrant and progressive community with its small town charm has the amenities of a city amidst the spectacular setting of a lakeshore community. The quality of life in Chase is unparalleled with its variety of housing opportunities, retail and commercial businesses, recreational, health care and educational facilities. Boating, golfing, hiking, fishing, mountain biking, we […]

Local Favourites

Haney Heritage Village, Salmon Arm

November 3, 2015

Haney Heritage Village, Salmon Arm

Step back in time with a visit to the R.J. Haney Heritage Village & Museum.  See Salmon Arm as it might have looked a century ago. Stroll through lovingly-restored buildings – including a church, school, firehall and family homestead – in a beautiful natural setting.  And there’s dinner theatre, too – Wednesday, Friday and Sunday […]

Avalanche Canada Winter 2015

October 25, 2015

Avalanche Canada Winter 2015

Avalanche Canada is a non-government, not-for-profit organization dedicated to public avalanche safety. We issue daily avalanche forecasts throughout the winter for much of the mountainous regions of western Canada, providing this free information via our website and our app, Avalanche Canada Mobile. We also coordinate and deliver avalanche awareness and education programs, provide curriculum and […]

Shuswap Dragon Boat Festival 2014

June 23, 2014

Shuswap Dragon Boat Festival 2014

This Dragon Boat Festival video is brought to you by the Shuswap Association for Rowing and Paddling. The only Paddling and Rowing club in the Shuswap that offers: Dragon Boating, Outrigger Canoeing, Kayaking, and Rowing. We are a registered non profit society. Mission Statement: To promote a healthy, happy lifestyle and to build a stronger […]

Shuswap Wineries

June 12, 2014

Shuswap Wineries

The Shuswap has five award winning wineries‚ one of the best kept secrets in our region! These wineries are all family run businesses that produce distinctive cool climate wines that are generally not available in other areas in British Columbia. Although the Shuswap region is considered part of the Okanagan wine growing season, the climate […]

Grand & Shuswap Theatres 2014

June 11, 2014

Grand & Shuswap Theatres 2014

Enjoy first-run features on four big screens at the Salmar Grand! And on those hot summer afternoons, take in a movie matinee in cool comfort! You can also enjoy the Film Society’s festival series at the Salmar Classic. Because the Salmar theatres are community -owned and operated, their profits stay in the community and help […]

Revelstoke Golf Club

June 10, 2014

Revelstoke Golf Club

Golfers go weak at the knees – when they behold the spectacular Revelstoke Golf Club. This 18-hole public championship course meanders over 6-thousand yards along the Columbia River – with snow-capped mountains framing your every stroke! The Revelstoke golf club features a full practice facility — and lessons. Check out the beverage cart, it’s always […]

Barley Station Brew Pub, Salmon Arm

June 18, 2013

Barley Station Brew Pub, Salmon Arm

Welcome to the Barley Station Brew Pub… come enjoy our fine food and some of the best beer found anywhere. Our head brewer uses recipes created exclusively for us using the finest ingredients available. We start with water that has been purified by our in-house reverse osmosis system and then add the right amount of […]

Big Eddy Market, Revelstoke

December 12, 2012

Big Eddy Market, Revelstoke

A day on the trails has to start at the BIG EDDY MARKET!  Before riding out on your winter adventure, fuel up at the only licensed dealer of ‘marked premium’ in Revelstoke.  They also now offer diesel and snowmobile rentals.  Grab a ‘sub’ for a delicious lunch break  or,  drop in for a great breakfast […]

Regent Hotel

December 12, 2012

Regent Hotel

So much to see and do in Revelstoke,so why not stay awhile?  Make the Regent Hotel your home-base downtown, and enjoy every attraction to the fullest. Beautifully-appointed rooms– and warm, western hospitality – make the Revelstoke experience even more special. Delicious dining too – in the Mount Begbie Breakfast Café, the River City Pub, and […]

Candy Vault, Salmon Arm

July 10, 2012

Candy Vault, Salmon Arm

Just down the street on Hudson Ave is The Candy Vault – the sweetest shop in downtown Salmon Arm.  It’s your one stop for Foot Hills ice cream, Rogers chocolates, candy and much more. Phone 250-832-5341

Lake Effect, Salmon Arm

June 22, 2012

Lake Effect, Salmon Arm

On Hudson Avenue in Salmon Arm  is The Lake Effect for Home Décor, jewelry, the best greeting cards,  giftware and just great cool stuff!  Seriously beautiful gifts found in a store that strictly follows the doctrine that life is far too important to be taken seriously.  Featuring many Canadian designed and manufactured products. Environmentally friendly […]

Revelstoke Mountain Resort

December 19, 2011

Revelstoke Mountain Resort

For decades, helicopter and cat skiers from around the world have flocked to Revelstoke, BC, attracted by its perfect powder, varied alpine terrain and quaint mountain community. Selkirk Tangiers Heli Skiing was the company of choice for guests who wanted the ultimate heli ski vacation, with over 50 feet of annual snow, 200,000 hectares (500,000 […]

Mt Begbie Brewing Co, Revelstoke

November 23, 2011

Mt Begbie Brewing Co, Revelstoke

Mt. Begbie Brewing Co. is located in beautiful Revelstoke, a small town with rich history, in the heart of British Columbia’s spectacular Columbia mountain range. The company is named after Mt. Begbie, a majestic glacial mountain that dominates the Revelstoke skyline. In turn, the mountain is named after Matthew “Hanging Judge” Begbie, a colorful character […]

Halcyon Hot Springs

November 23, 2011

Halcyon Hot Springs

Halcyon Hot Springs Village & Spa is first class lakeshore resort located between Revelstoke and Nakusp, in the incredible Kootenay region of British Columbia, Canada. The hot springs at Halcyon have long been known to have world renowned healing waters. Come experience all this unique Canadian resort has to offer… outdoor activities, spa, gourmet dining […]

Moose Mulligans, Sicamous

June 16, 2011

Moose Mulligans, Sicamous

“The Moose in Sicamous” is Moose Mulligan’s Marine Pub and Dining Room From day one “The Moose” vision was one of relaxation and beverages overlooking beautiful Shuswap Lake.  We believe in fun, food and friends!  Stop in today to see why thousands choose us a must stop when visiting Canada’s tourist hot spot.  Whether you […]

Regent Hotel

February 2, 2010

Regent Hotel

At the Regent Hotel, the ‘magic number’ for delicious and elegant cuisine is ‘1-12’ -the One Twelve Steakhouse Bistro & Bar, Revelstoke’s premier eating establishment. The Regent also features the River City pub – great Lunch & Dinner, and a little refreshment after work or play! Later, Traverse Social Club is party central, with live […]

Prestige Harbourfront Resort

February 2, 2010

Prestige Harbourfront Resort

Overlooking Shuswap Lake, the elegant Prestige Harbourfront Resort and Convention Centre offers luxury rooms, kitchenettes, and specialty suites for business travel, a refreshing getaway or a honeymoon! Spectacular views of the lake and Bastion Mountain are a bonus. Superior dining is a given at the 4 ½  star Prestige Harbourfront Resort and Convention Centre located […]

Once called Trappers Landing

January 26, 2010

Once called Trappers Landing

Sorrento, British Columbia – this lovely vacation community was renamed by early settler James Kinghorn, because Copper Island in Shuswap Lake reminded him of the Isle of Capri, off Sorrento in Italy. Lovers of sun and water call it paradise and fans of folk music in overdrive flock to the Bluegrass Festival in August. From […]

Talking Rock Resort & Quaaout Lodge

January 26, 2010

Talking Rock Resort & Quaaout Lodge

Talking Rock Resort and Quaaout Lodge, the pride of the Little Shuswap Indian Band, is situated on the south shore of Little Shuswap Lake. You will be treated to an experience that is rich in Native history, culture and tradition, all set amidst an abundance of natural beauty. The resort offers the uniquely designed Quaaout […]

Three Valley Lake Chateau

January 25, 2010

Three Valley Lake Chateau

Nestled between the clear waters of Three Valley Lake and sheer cliffs of the Monashee Mountains, Three Valley Lake Chateau is an extraordinary Revelstoke resort destination. Whether you are looking for Revelstoke accommodations or attractions, Three Valley Lake Chateau is the place to visit. Our hotel boasts over 200 comfortable guest rooms, including family suites, […]