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Located 36 km (22 mi) east of Osoyoos on Crowsnest Highway 3, the town of Rock Creek was founded when two soldiers traveling through the area discovered gold and launched one of the most important gold rushes in the history of the province. After the gold boom died out, agriculture, ranching and lumber became the mainstays of the economy. For the visitor, the highlands are ideal for hiking, biking, horseback riding, fishing, bird watching and hunting. Kettle River Park offers a place to fly fish or spend a day or two of guided paddling.

Fossen's Bar 7 Bed and Breakfast | Rock Creek | Location: Gold Canyon Highlands Tourism, Hwy 3 RR 1, Rock Creek British Columbia V0H 1Y0 Telephone 250-446-2455 Fax 862

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06/06 Coming to The Rock Creek area
Leavenworth Spring Bird Fest Leavenworth WA May16-19 Learn about the wide variety of migratory birds that come here for a brief, but important part of their year: the breeding season. Hear the songs sung only during the breeding season.