Visiting Nelson BC

Nelson2Nelson is known for its diverse culture and absolute beauty.  Originally a mining town, then becoming a forestry town, and now thriving as a tourist destination.  Nelson truly is your 4 season get-away.

From world class fishing, to unbelievable skiing and back country hiking, and amazing golf courses all around the area.  There is always something to do around here.

During the summer months there is:  world class fishing, whitewater rafting, extreme mountain biking, fantastic hiking trails, water skiing & swimming, golfing, and camping.  We have it all.

And during the winter months it is a great place to be also with:  world class fishing, top rated ski hills, cat skiing, heli-skiing, x-country skiing,  snowmobiling, or just relaxing at the hot springs.  It’s always worth the trip.

With over 40 restaurants to enjoy, there is a taste to suit your needs.  Also the numerous shopping opportunities available on historic Baker Street and throughout the town help draw people to our area.

Come check it out!  You won’t be disappointed.


Where To Buy Your Gear:Nelson3

Barren Sports in Kaslo
Gill & Gift Tackle/Souvenir Shop
Kootenay Lifestyles (hand-tied flies & gear)

Places to Stay Nearby:

Kokanee Glacier Resort
Alpine Motel
Hume Hotel
Best Western Baker Street Inn
Dancing Bear Inn Hostel
Kootenay Lake View Lodge
Peak Freaks Mountain ChaletNelson1

Kaslo Hotel

Wing Creek Resort

Other Activities Nearby:

Nelson Whitewater Rafting
Ainsworth Hot Springs
Whitewater Ski Resort
Baldface Lodge

More Interesting Sites:

Discover Nelson
My Friends at Mo Fisch Charters in Montana
Kootenay AnglerBalfour sunset
B&B World Wide Fishing Adventures Canada’s Vacation Guide Since 1996.

Nelson Leafs Hockey
Kootenay Ice Hockey

Local Weather

The Ferry Schedule For Kootenay Lake

Buy Fishing License Online