Winter Adventures

Hit The Slopes With Copper Point Resort

  • Indulge your sense of adventure and experience the Columbia Valley year-round.

Tucked between the Purcell and Rocky Mountains, Invermere’s luxury hotel is the perfect complement to winter outdoor fun and athletic appetites.

Escape the city. Escape to Kootenay ski country luxury. Plan your next family ski holiday and stay in newer, more elegant accommodations than you’ll find at neighbouring ski areas. The quiet uncrowded space here makes it easy to unwind.

Copper Point Resort is less than a 20-minute drive from both Panorama Mountain Village and Fairmont Hot Springs ski hills. Wake up in a sleek new Copper Point suite and be on the slopes in no time. When the lifts close, the resort’s cozy in-suite fireplaces, indoor pool and steamy indoor and outdoor hot tubs are so close. Come Ski The Kootenays!

Columbia Valley Winter In Motion Festival

A celebration of Winter and all there is to see, do and experience in the Columbia Valley, British Columbia!

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Skate the World’s Longest Ice Skating Trail

The world’s longest ice skating trail boasts over 30km of picturesque ice-skating as well as groomed skate and classic ski trails. WATCH VIDEO

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Invermere Hot Springs

In any season, immerse yourself in three nearby hot springs: Radium Hot Springs, Fairmont Hot Springs and Lussier Hot Springs in Whiteswan Lake Provincial Park. These soothing mineral-rich pools are located in stunning settings amid canyons, hoodoos and lush forested wilderness.

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Ice Fishing

Build your own hut or enjoy the crisp mountain air. Ice fishing is another favourite winter activity on Lake Windermere.

Ice Skating & Skate Skiing

There are several popular ice rinks on Lake Windermere but you can also cross-country ski on it. The Toby Creek Nordic Ski Club clears the ice, grooms the skate skiing track and maintains a 15km track that circles the lake.

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Explore the beautiful Purcell Mountains and spot wildlife on a full-day or half-day tour with Toby Creek Adventures.

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Take your game up a notch. RK Heliski runs daily heli-skiing and heli-boarding adventures for beginners and more experienced powder hounds.

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