Kokanee Salmon, Widemouth Bass, Rocky Mountain Whitefish, Dolly Varden and Gerrard Rainbow Trout can all be caught in the larger lakes of the Kootenay Rockies. Explore the region on your own or venture out with a certified fishing operator. (Photo by Best Impressions Photography).
Situated in the Columbia Mountains,Glacier National Park's1349km2of peaks, glaciers and forest straddle the crest of the Selkirk Range, an area of legendary snowfall. Visitors to the park will find ski touring terrain including glades, alpine bowls and icefields where descents of more than 1,500 metres are possible. All ski destinations in the park require knowledge of travel in avalanche terrain.Skiers are urged to wear avalanche transceivers and be ... GO TO
After an invigorating day of of exploring the mountains, rafting down a river, ATV down an abandoned backroad, visit to one of the nine natural hot springs (Ainsworth, Buhl, Canyon, Fairmont, Halfway River, Halycon, Lussier, Nakusp and/or Radium)found along the Powder Highway route. (Photo by Don Weixl).