Welcome to the Kootenays, British Columbia’s unique, mountain oriented vacation region, situated in the southeastern corner of the province.
The region includes five different, spectacular mountain ranges, including the Canadian Rockies, that create breathtaking mountain and river valleys each with their own character and each offering an incredible variety of unequalled recreational and getaway opportunities.
Visitors to the Kootenay Rockies region will truly experience the mountains of Canada – not just view the peaks from a distance. Vacations include clean, natural, uncrowded outdoor activities and experiences that reflect the lifestyle, the culture and the community of Canada’s West. Come discover why we are known as ‘British Columbia’s Mountain Playground’.
Ainsworth Hotsprings – Kootenay Lake
Resort features three odorless pools, 150 foot horseshoe cave, main lounging pool and stream-fed cold plunge. Hotel accommodation. Relax and enjoy some of West Kootenay’s majestic scenery – Purcell Mountains and Kootenay Lake