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Explore the many reasons people around the world consider the Kootenays one of the best places to visit.

British Columbia is one of the most famous travel destinations in Canada. It comes as no surprise since it’s packed with tons of breathtaking attractions, including stunning mountain peaks, dense rainforests, attractive towns, world-class skiing, and beautiful pristine lakes. New Denver, on the other hand, is intimate and secluded, spending time here will make you feel like you have been let in on a wonderful well-kept secret.

It’s truly a magical place that everyone should explore and discover. If you want to know more about its attractions, as well as the exciting activities it offers, you’re in the right place! We’ve prepared some guides and blogs for you to explore.

Explore the many reasons people around the world consider the Kootenays one of the best places to visit.

British Columbia is one of the most famous travel destinations in Canada. It comes as no surprise since it’s packed with tons of breathtaking attractions, including stunning mountain peaks, dense rainforests, attractive towns, world-class skiing, and beautiful pristine lakes. New Denver, on the other hand, is intimate and secluded, spending time here will make you feel like you have been let in on a wonderful well-kept secret. It’s truly a magical place that everyone should explore and discover. If you want to know more about its attractions, as well as the exciting activities it offers, you’re in the right place! We’ve prepared some guides and blogs for you to explore.
The Ultimate Benefits of Yoga and Meditation

The Ultimate Benefits of Yoga and Meditation

Despite a common misconception, yoga is more than just a series of physical stretching and flexibility exercises. Yoga also includes…
An Essential Guide For Your Wedding Vow Renewal Ceremony

An Essential Guide For Your Wedding Vow Renewal Ceremony

Being in a marriage is a big deal, so there is no reason to limit the celebration to just one…
The Ultimate Step-By-Step Wedding Reception Timeline

The Ultimate Step-By-Step Wedding Reception Timeline

To guarantee a seamless wedding day, establish a thorough, step-by-step wedding day reception timeline. Doing so will help you stay…
Skiing and Snowboarding Safety Tips For the Family

Skiing and Snowboarding Safety Tips For the Family

As with any athletic endeavor, skiing- and snowboarding-related injuries are pretty common. Both are excellent core exercises that require speed,…
How to Plan a Destination Family Reunion

How to Plan a Destination Family Reunion

Getting together with extended family has been on your to-do list for a long time. Perhaps, you’ve missed hugs and kisses…
Hiking 101: Fundamental Guide for Newbies

Hiking 101: Fundamental Guide for Newbies

If you’ve always wanted to go hiking but have never tried it, now is the time. Hiking provides the opportunity…
The Wild Valhalla Mountains are your neighbors to the west!

The Wild Valhalla Mountains are your neighbors to the west!

From the large picture window in the great room of the New Denver Lodge a spectacular scene can be witnessed…
Slokan Lake. The most beautiful of lakes!

Slokan Lake. The most beautiful of lakes!

The New Denver Lodge is fortunate to find itself located on Slokan Lake. This lake is considered to be one…
Cross-country Skiing in the Kootenays

Cross-country Skiing in the Kootenays

The Kootenays and its lodges like New Denver Lodge are very fortunate indeed to have several former railway paths in…
The Nikkei Internment Memorial Center in New Denver is a National Historic Site

The Nikkei Internment Memorial Center in New Denver is a National Historic Site

The New Denver area is filled with just so many exciting outdoor things to do from downhill skiing, cross-country, biking,…
Canoeing and Kayaking in West Kootenay

Canoeing and Kayaking in West Kootenay

Canoe trips in BC that understandably get the most publicity involve paddling down the Rocky Mountain trench. Flanked by the…
Sandon

Sandon

In 1891 huge amounts of Galina were discovered here. Galina is a natural mineral form of lead that also contains…
Ghost Towns are all around you

Ghost Towns are all around you

The 1890’s ushered in a giant boom in silver mining as well as zinc and other types of rich mineral…
First Nations in the Kootenays

First Nations in the Kootenays

For thousands of years the Indigenous inhabitants of Western Canada and British Columbia have called the land their ancestral home.…
Hiking in the Valhalla Ranges of the Selkirk Mountains

Hiking in the Valhalla Ranges of the Selkirk Mountains

Hiking choices from New Denver Lodge in the Slocan Valley and surrounding areas include some of the best you will…
During the summer season golf is a great option at the New Denver Lodge!

During the summer season golf is a great option at the New Denver Lodge!

Just 1km from the lodge is the beautiful Slocan Lake Golf Course. Nestled in the Selkirk Mountains with great views…
Surprisingly, the Kootenay's are an excellent Wine Growing Region

Surprisingly, the Kootenay's are an excellent Wine Growing Region

At first blush, Canada, with it colder climate zones, would not appear to be a likely candidate as a wine…
Things you need to know about New Denver

Things you need to know about New Denver

New Denver is located along British Columbia’s Slocan Lake with Valhalla Mountain peaks rising some 6,900 feet on the opposite…
Ainsworth Hot Springs and Creston Valley

Ainsworth Hot Springs and Creston Valley

Like so many of the most worthwhile attractions in the Kootenay region, the Ainsworth Hot Springs were discovered by First…
Average Temperature, Rainfall and Snowfall in New Denver 

Average Temperature, Rainfall and Snowfall in New Denver 

The climate in the southeastern corner of British Columbia is difficult to generalize.  The area is filled with many different…