Summer Activities:

The Kimberley and surrounding area offer some of the best outdoor activities in British Columbia. A variety of trails for hiking, biking and bird watching are virtually right outside your door. Our local rivers offer the possibility of both scenic rafting floats and/or challenging white water rafting, and of course, world class fly fishing. For those less interested in outdoor recreation, Kimberley also hosts a number of events throughout the summer.


Golf

GolfCourseThe local golf courses are increasingly gaining in popularity for the challenge and offer magnificent scenery. More details on Kimberley Golf

 


High Speed Quad

chairliftOpen from June 30th to Sept 3rd, 2006. Travel 2100 vertical feet in just 7 minutes. This quad lift provides excellent access to all on mountain activities including mountain biking, hiking and mountain Top BBQ lunch at the Kootenay Haus. The views of the Canadian Rockies from here is truly spectacular. More details on Summer Quad Lift


Mountain Biking

BikingKimberley offers an excellent array of Mountain Biking trails. From the cardio climbs of the 2000 acre Kimberley Nature Park to the steeps and drops of Bootleg Mountain, Kimberley challenges the most avid of mountain bikers. Take your bike up the quad lift for the steeps and stunts of Fisher Trail. Visit the summer trail map for trail details.


Hiking

HikingThe Purcell Mountains offer some of the best hiking in British Columbia. From day hikes in the Kimberley Nature Park to multi day adventure hiking in the Purcell and Canadian Rockies, Kimberley offers easy access to an array of Hiking trails. Take the quad lift and hike the trails from the top of the ski hill -Musser’s Plateau, a local favorite. Visit the summer trail map for hiking around the Kimberley ski hill. More details on Hiking


Rafting/Fishing

ElkAug07018The local rafting company has been in operation for 8 years. This company offers rafting and kayak trips on the beautiful St. Mary’s River. More details on Rafting

 


Events

samba2006Kimberley has developed a number of events for the summer months. Please visit this page to see the times and dates of the different events throughout the summer. More details on Upcoming Events