A variety of activities await the traveler here. Lakes Provincial Park offers exceptional canoeing; the Arrow Lakes chain sports some of the world's largest rainbow trout. If you prefer hot water, visit Ainsworth Hot Springs, or Nakusp Hot Springs, in the Selkirk Mountains.
Take the longest free ferry ride in the world at Kootenay Lake. Or visit Kokanee Glacier Provincial Park for some wonderful scenery and challenging hiking among glaciers and deep blue lakes. Adventurers can explore the caves at Cody Caves Provincial Park. Visit ghost towns of the late 1800's silver boom. The Selkirks and Monashees are both famous for their heli-skiing.