Kokanee Glacier Resort
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Kids activities or Babysitting
- Free parking
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TravelPod Member ReviewsKokanee Glacier Resort Nelson
Absolutely Fabulous place, wish we could stay longer!
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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 …
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Once again we headed out just before noon. The views along highway 3 are beautiful. We saw less and less snow, denser tree growth, small streams and lakes glistening under the clear blue sky and sunshine today. After an hour of driving we decided to stop in a pullout for lunch. Don managed to miss all the ones with great views ...
... the Nelson community where you can buy anything from herbal tea to a soul cleansing massage. A great place to listen to some folk music, drink some home made ginger beer and eat a vegetarian samosa.....so we did. Suitably cleansed we decided to finish the day at the local "beach". Which is actually on the banks of the Kootenay River near BOB, or the Big Orange Bridge which links North Nelson with Nelson. Anyway it's a nice place where the local students gather for beach volleyball ...
... scenic stretch of highway ever: BC 3A. Oh my goodness. I really reeaally REALLY like the Kootenay loop (no longer means just a bus loop in Burnaby for me - so NOT the same!) and the lake views from the passenger seat were breathtaking. I think this is where I taught Andrew the Tagalog word 'gigil'. I tried to find translations for this feeling and came across this ...
... we stopped at the bottle-o for booze. From then on, it became a party bus and everyone was up singing, dancing and having a good time. I kept quiet until we made it home at 9.00pm. Although crook, a great trip and nice to get off the mountain for a couple days. We were welcomed home by Amelia who had arrived from Vancouver early that day!! I had organised a lift from Kelowna for her, so I was very glad she had made it!! She will spend the next 5 days with ...