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Arrow Lakes - Hiking

Kootenay Rockies, British Columbia, Canada

By lydia.crawford

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Why choose a trail at Arrow Lakes?

The Arrow Lakes are a series of lakes in the Selkirk Mountains of British Columbia, Canada. The lakes were formed by glaciers and are now a popular tourist destination. There are several resorts and campgrounds located on the lakes, as well as opportunities for fishing, boating, and hiking. The scenery is stunning, with mountains and forests surrounding the crystal-clear waters.

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Arrow Lakes
Arrow Lakes, British Columbia, Canada

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Starting Point

The Arrow Lakes are located in British Columbia, Canada. The easiest way to get to the start of the trails is to drive to Nakusp and then take the ferry across the lake to Needles.

Why visit Arrow Lakes

The Arrow Lakes are a beautiful and serene place to visit in British Columbia. There are many activities to enjoy such as fishing, hiking, camping, and boating. The scenery is stunning with the mountains and forests surrounding the lakes. It is a great place to relax and enjoy nature.

Is Arrow Lakes in British Columbia a good place for the whole family?

Arrow Lakes is a great place for the whole family. There are plenty of activities to keep everyone busy, including fishing, hiking, and swimming.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Arrow Lakes in British Columbia include hiking, fishing, and camping. There are also several small towns in the area with shops and restaurants. Some things not to be missed include the Kootenay National Park and the Slocan Valley.

1. Hiking: There are plenty of hiking trails in the area, ranging from easy to difficult. Some popular trails include the Kinbasket Lake Trail and the Eagle Pass Trail.

2. Fishing: The Arrow Lakes are a popular spot for fishing, with plenty of trout and salmon to be caught.

3. Boating: The lakes offer great opportunities for boating, sailing, and windsurfing.

4. Camping: There are numerous camping spots in the area, perfect for those who want to enjoy the great outdoors.

5. Wildlife Viewing: The Arrow Lakes are home to a variety of wildlife, including deer, bears, and eagles.

Where to eat?

1. The Blue Canoe - A hidden gem on the shores of Arrow Lakes, The Blue Canoe offers a unique dining experience with stunning views of the lake and surrounding mountains.

2. The Old Saloon - A historic restaurant in Nakusp that's been serving up delicious food for over 100 years.

3. The Kootenay Cafe - A charming cafe in Burton that serves up fresh, homemade food with a focus on local ingredients.

4. The Lighthouse Restaurant - A waterfront restaurant in Castlegar with stunning views of the Columbia River and the Selkirk Mountains.

5. The Garden Bistro - A hidden gem in Nelson that serves up delicious, organic food in a beautiful garden setting.

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Lydia Crawford, an extraordinary woman with an insatiable zest for life, has become an inspirational figure to many through her adventures and infectious good humor. Born and raised in a small town nestled in the mountains, Lydia developed a love for the outdoors at an early age. Her childhood was filled with hiking, camping, and exploring the wilderness, experiences that shaped her into the avid outdoorswoman she is today.

She life was a celebration of adventure, joy, and the great outdoors. She lived with a fierce determination to enjoy every moment and to share that joy with others. Her legacy is one of laughter, exploration, and an unwavering love for the natural world. Lydia's spirit continues to inspire those who knew her and those who discover her story, reminding us all to embrace life with open arms and a heart full of joy.

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