Fireside Inn & Conference Centre
Travel Blogs from Castlegar
... up views of the incredible mountain sheep. In the evening we relaxed in the hot springs, followed by a long sleep and lazy morning. Again unsure of our exact destination we waited for a ride and along one came! Naresh was headed home to Calgary, and as we saw such beautiful sights of the mountains during the ride we opted for the city either than the tourist town of Banff. Another generous soul, he gave us keys to his place and ...
After a great few weeks in central BC area it was time t start making our way back down to the US to Montana.
Tossing up a few options for places to go on the way we decided on Rossland BC where we would ride Red Mountain Resort.
After a solid snowfall overnight in Kelowna the drive was both spectacular with great scenery and a little scary with the snow icing up then turning to slush.
On arrival into Rossland ...
Here we are in the west Kootenay's charming town of Nelson. We had a lovely time wandering up Baker Street viewing the beautiful architecture of the old buildings. Most of the buildings date back to late 1800, early 1900's constructed during the town's silver rush boom. The court house and bank buildings are, of course, the most impressive. We dined at the Hume Hotel, which at this point is a rather plain square brick building ...
Castlegar, where I ended up after 250 miles of wonderful mountain biking, is a small town at the confluence of the Columbia and the Kootenay -- two of the major rivers of the Northwest. The scenery is splendid. The rivers are huge. There is a strong Russian influence on this town (who would have known) and a group called the Doukhobor settled here at the end of the 19th ...
... to get lodging through a website called couch surfing. Couch surfing is a website with a community of people, who share their couch. This is a really neat idea! I have only message one person so far to see if I would be able to stay with then for a couple of days in Sydney I hope that they accept so I don't have to look for other people to ask.
Well that's it for now. I will post something new when I get close to my ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking
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Traveling from Kelowna to Cranbrook pick Castlegar to stay as it was about half way.
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