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Skaha Lake - Hiking

Thompson Okanagan, British Columbia, Canada

By lydia.crawford

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What are the activities at Skaha Lake ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at Skaha Lake?

The Skaha Lake is located in the Okanagan Valley of British Columbia. It is a beautiful, clear lake that is perfect for swimming, boating, and fishing. The surrounding area is also great for hiking and camping. There are several campgrounds located around the lake, as well as a few small towns. The Skaha Lake is a great place to spend a summer vacation!


What are the services on site?

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-119.5876416
49.419637

What are the coordinates and address of Skaha Lake?

Skaha Lake
Skaha Lake, British Columbia, Canada

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Starting Point

The start of the trails at the Skaha Lake in British Columbia can be accessed by driving south on Highway 97 from Penticton. The trailhead is located on the east side of the lake, just north of the city of Okanagan Falls.

Why visit Skaha Lake

The Skaha Lake is located in the Okanagan Valley of British Columbia. It is a beautiful lake that offers plenty of activities for visitors. The lake is great for swimming, boating, fishing, and camping. There are also several parks and campgrounds located around the lake. The scenery is stunning, and the lake is a great place to relax and enjoy nature.

Is Skaha Lake in British Columbia a good place for the whole family?

Skaha Lake is a great place for the whole family. There are plenty of activities to keep everyone busy, including swimming, fishing, boating, and hiking. The scenery is beautiful, and the locals are friendly and welcoming.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Skaha Lake in British Columbia are swimming, fishing, and boating.

-Hiking: There are a number of hiking trails in the area, ranging from easy to difficult.

-Biking: There are a number of biking trails in the area, ranging from easy to difficult.

-Boating: There are a number of boat launches around the lake, and the lake is a popular spot for boating and fishing.

-Swimming: The lake is a great spot for swimming, and there are also a few beaches in the area.

-Camping: There are a number of camping spots around the lake, and the area is popular for camping.

Where to eat?

1. The Kettle Valley Railway Trestle - This is a hidden gem located in Penticton that offers a unique dining experience. The Kettle Valley Railway Trestle is an old railway trestle that has been converted into a restaurant. It offers stunning views of Skaha Lake and the surrounding mountains.

2. The Old Fire Hall - The Old Fire Hall is a restored fire hall that has been turned into a restaurant. It offers a unique dining experience with its eclectic decor and charming atmosphere. It is located in downtown Penticton and is within walking distance of Skaha Lake.

3. The Penticton Farmers' Market - The Penticton Farmers' Market is a farmers' market that offers fresh produce, baked goods, and local crafts. It is located in downtown Penticton and is within walking distance of Skaha Lake.

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Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

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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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