The little mountain town of Invermere On The Lake is another sure-fire cure for the City Stress Disorder™ that ails you. How could it not be with its breathtaking lake, relaxing atmosphere and laid-back boutiques, galleries, art studios, book, grocery and specialty stores.
Another of the Columbia Valley's true year-round havens for fun and relaxation, it features no less than three stunning golf courses, and the largest natural hot springs in all of Canada – their crystal clarity has made them a legendary attraction for over 100 years. Slip into their soothing warmth, and let them dissolve stress, and wash away worries, while you gaze through the steam at stunning panoramic views of the Rocky Mountains. While there is plenty of choice when it comes to accommodation—at the heart of the community is the charming, full-service 140-room Fairmont Hot Springs Lodge and Spa. For the adventurous, there is guided horseback riding, mountain biking, white water rafting, all-terrain vehicle touring, snowmobiling and fishing all within easy striking distance.
From Hot Springs and Spas, to a latte or light lunch in a quaint village café, to an authentic European-style dinner in elegant surroundings, to excellent pizzas to go – there's something for everyone. For a quiet evening in, you'll find well-stocked stores with locally-raised and grown foods, and award-winning BC wines and beers. Throughout the year, there's no shortage of community events, festivals, and farmer's markets. For all styles of accommodations and relaxation, we've got you covered—without breaking your budget.
Panorama is one of Canada's most popular ski and golf resorts. Right in the heart of BC's famous "Powder Highway", winter offers downhillers lots of snow, hours and hours of sunshine, and one of North America's longest vertical descents. At the base is our ski in/ski out family-focused village, complete with a variety of hotel rooms, shops and restaurants. Surrounded by some of the most breathtaking mountain scenery anywhere, the world-famous Greywolf Golf Course at Panorama Mountain Village draws golfers from every corner of the globe. There's always lots for the whole family to share—along with alpine hiking. biking or ATV-ing in the mountains or white-water rafting on the beautiful blue-green waters of Toby Creek.