Kokanee Glacier Resort
Travel Blogs from Nelson
9.30 - I wonder what today will bring? We have no plans other than drive out of Alberta and into BC to Nelson and we will decide along the way what to stop and investigate.
10.30 - Leitch Colleries, Provincial Historical Site. An old mine that closed down in 1915 by the banks.
11am - over the border and back into British Columbia (time …
... hitch to Kimberley, an unplanned winging it kind of journey. Len drove us into town and gave us his details so if we didn't find a placebo stay we could phone; so generous! We had a lovely afternoon in the cute Bavarian town, with homemade beer, great burritos and cool cafes. Just when we called len to accept his offer, Zack came bounding up to us! How is it possible to bump into him yet again! Turns out Kimberley is his hometown and ...
... like it would be awesome terrain for a powder day, but these apparently are very rare. I did 4-5 runs and ended up coming inside, all the injured were sleeping/drinking at the bar again so I joined them and had a feed. Not long before departure I was crook and vomiting in the toilets, but back onto the bus we went. I found myself some Advil for my headaches and some cough lollies which helped a little bit. I fell asleep on the bus for a short ...
... Nelson’s lovely setting and active arts community would be a good place to make this change in her life at this time. She was an appropriate person for me to meet today given my overall purpose for this journey, and my “sermon” in yesterday’s blog update. In fact, she commented to me that I seemed to be quite “optimistic and full of life”, to which I replied that my sabbatical must ...
... interesting interior. It was a large elegant building with scrollwork and turrets when it was constructed in 1896; however, a new owner decided to give it a major facelift in the 1920's to make it more modern. And converted into a grey stone building with no interesting architectural features. It fell into disrepair in the 1960's, but was carefully restored by the present owners in the 1980's. Our accommodation was in the ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Kids activities or Babysitting
TravelPod Member ReviewsKokanee Glacier Resort Nelson
Absolutely Fabulous place, wish we could stay longer!
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