When a group of a dozen or so friends want to do something fun and active, we decided on something unique, messy, and hectic: a Medieval archery battle!
Safari Ridge Paintball Park has recently opened a new venue to supplement...
GLEN CANYON REGIONAL PARK (NORTH)
Notice: This park is closed until further notice due to Mt. Law wildfire. Please stay out of this area.
Distance/Duration: various routes; over 4 km/2 hours or less
Elevation Gain: 70 metres
Difficulty Level: moderate to difficult
GPS: 49.835192, -119.647489...
Distance/Duration: 1 km/1 hour or less
Elevation Gain: minimal
Difficulty Level: easy to moderate (a few stairs)
GPS: 49.815579, -119.623165
Access Points: Gellatly Road, across from the Westbank Yacht Club.
About this Trail: You will find a network of trails and bridges that follow...
GLEN CANYON REGIONAL PARK (SOUTH)
Distance/Duration: 2.2 km one way/2.25 hours for the Glen Canyon Green Way Trail
Elevation Gain: 80 metres
Difficulty Level: moderate (stairs)
GPS: 49.825429, -119.642256 or 49.827054, -119.636830
Access Points: Three access points: The main parking area at the south end of...
SHANNON LAKE REGIONAL PARK
Distance/Duration: 2 km round trip/1 hour or less
Elevation Gain: 0 metres
Difficulty Level: easy
GPS: 49.855102, -119.617646
Access Points: Parking lot off of Shannon Lake Road
About this Hike: This is perfect for a leisurely stroll as there are wide flat...
Distance/Duration: various routes; 0.5 km – 15 km depending on trails chosen/1-6 hours
Elevation Gain: 0 – 200 m depending on trail
Difficulty Level: easy to difficult – depending on trail
GPS: 49.862117, -119.71033
Access Points: 9 km from Hwy 97 along Glenrosa...
POWERS CREEK MOUNTAIN BIKE TRAILS
Duration/Distance: various routes; 2 to 8 km
Elevation Gain: up to 600 metres
Difficulty Level: difficult
Access Points: From Hwy 97 turn onto Glenrosa Road. This is the same road that heads out towards Crystal Mountain. You will pass...
BEAR CREEK PROVINCIAL PARK HIKING TRAILS
Distance/Duration: various routes; Canyon Rim Trail 2.5 km/2 hrs – Loop Trail 15 minutes
Elevation Gain: 90 metres maximum
Difficulty Level: moderate – trail is well maintained
Note: There are stairs on some routes.
GPS: 49.927696, -119.512632
Access Points: Turn...
FINTRY PROVINCIAL PARK - WEST KELOWNA
Distance/Duration: Various routes, Shorts Creek Gorge Trail 2-3 km/1-2 hours
Elevation Gain: 40 metres
Difficulty Level: easy to difficult (400 stairs)
GPS: 50.140402, -119.501435
Access Points: Fintry Delta Road, off Westside Road, approximately 34 km north of the junction...
SMITH CREEK GRUEL - MOUNTAIN BIKE TRAIL - WEST KELOWNA
Duration/Distance: 15 km (various routes) /1-4 hours
Elevation Gain: 400-700 metres (depending on route taken)
Difficulty Level: moderate
GPS: 49.856237, -119.662584
Access Points: From Hwy 97 follow Elliott Road to Smith Creek Road. Turn right...