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Kootenay Rockies, British Columbia, Canada

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What are the activities at Kootenay National Park ?

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Why choose a trail at Kootenay National Park?

Kootenay National Park is located in the Canadian province of British Columbia. The park is situated in the Rocky Mountains and includes parts of the Columbia River Valley. Kootenay National Park was established in 1920 and covers an area of 1,313 square kilometers. The park is home to a variety of wildlife, including grizzly bears, black bears, elk, deer, mountain goats, bighorn sheep, and wolves. The park also features a number of glaciers and hot springs.


What are the services on site?

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-115.9592101
50.9769367

What are the coordinates and address of Kootenay National Park?

Kootenay National Park
(250) 347-9505
British Columbia V0A, Canada

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Starting Point

The start of the trails at the Kootenay National Park in British Columbia can be accessed from Highway 93.

Why visit Kootenay National Park

The Kootenay National Park is located in the Canadian province of British Columbia. The park is situated in the Rocky Mountains and offers visitors a wide range of outdoor activities, including hiking, camping, fishing, and skiing. The park also features a number of historic sites, including the Radium Hot Springs and the Paint Pots.

Is Kootenay National Park in British Columbia a good place for the whole family?

Kootenay National Park is a great place for the whole family. There are plenty of activities to keep everyone busy, including hiking, biking, fishing, and camping.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Kootenay National Park in British Columbia are hiking, biking, and fishing.

1. Hiking - Kootenay National Park offers a variety of hiking trails, ranging from easy to difficult. Some popular trails include the Stanley Glacier Trail and the Numa Creek Trail.

2. Fishing - Kootenay National Park is home to a variety of fish, including trout, salmon, and char. Visitors can enjoy fishing in the park's many lakes and rivers.

3. Camping - Kootenay National Park offers a variety of camping options, from backcountry camping to RV camping. Visitors can choose from a variety of campsites, each with its own unique setting and features.

4. Wildlife Viewing - Kootenay National Park is home to a variety of wildlife, including bears, deer, elk, and wolves. Visitors can enjoy wildlife viewing opportunities throughout the park.

5. Boating - Kootenay National Park offers a variety of boating opportunities, including canoeing, kayaking, and rafting. Visitors can explore the park's many lakes and rivers by boat.

Where to eat?

1. The Kootenay Valley View Restaurant in Radium Hot Springs is a hidden gem, with stunning views of the Rocky Mountains.

2. The Old Salzburg Inn in Invermere is a charming Austrian restaurant with a cozy atmosphere and delicious food.

3. The Luchak Tavern in Luchak is a small, family-owned restaurant with home-cooked meals and a friendly atmosphere.

4. The Crazy Raven Cafe in Kaslo is a funky little cafe with amazing food and a fun atmosphere.

Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

No
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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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