Castlegar, located in British Columbia, Canada, is known for being the perfect base for tourists to enjoy a wide range of adrenaline-filled outdoor activities. Castlegar’s large lakes and mountains offer unlimited possibilities for partaking in outdoor activities, such as fishing, kayaking, hiking and skiing.
- Castlegar Station Museum
- Zuckerberg Island
- Doukhobor Discovery Centre
- Try your hand at golf at the Castlegar Golf Club
- Relax on the beach at Syringa Creek Provincial Park
- Go skiing at Red Resort
Castlegar boasts hot summers and cold winters. Temperatures in Castlegar have been known to reach average highs of 28ºC in July and averages lows of -5ºC in January. Precipitation occurs all year round; the greatest levels of precipitation are experienced between November and January.
Getting There & Around
Tourists to Castlegar are likely to fly into either Calgary International Airport or Vancouver International Airport, both of which are located 600 km away on Highway 3. Tourists flying into Vancouver will find the terminals to be served by YVR–Airport Station, a Canada Line terminus.
Both Budget and National car rental agencies have offices at various points around town. A limited bus service is in operation by BC Transit. These buses serve the majority of the surrounding area.
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Offering the charm of classic atmosphere combined with the comfort and modern technology, the Sandman Hotel Castlegar provides a sensation of unique well-being sustained by excellent service. ... More
Featuring peaceful location, Casa Alpina Lodge Rossland is ideal for those seeking mixture of family hospitality, comfortable accommodation and very quite location. GeneralAfter a great day of... More
BEST WESTERN PLUS Columbia River Hotel Trail offers comfortable accommodation for business and leisure travellers in a prominent location. Conveniently located on Highway 3B in Trail, this hotel... More
Whether business or leisure brings you to Castlegar, a warm and friendly welcome awaits your arrival at the Quality Inn Castlegar with exceptional accommodation and superior service. ... More
At Super 8 Motel Castlegar, guests can experience high quality service, relaxing atmosphere and comfort stay. Travellers can explore area's several attractions such as Kootenay Gallery of Art,... More
Glenwood Motel invites backpackers and travellers to simply furnished accommodations located along a main highway in Trail, British Columbia. Holidaymakers in this cosy motel enjoy afternoon... More
Located closest to the lifts at Red Mountain Resort, these 2, 3 & 4 luxury Condo units are the ultimate in comfort. Full gourmet kitchens, living areas with fireplace, private bedrooms and a... More
4 Bedroom stand alone homes, nestled in the trees at the base of Red Mountain. Ski in, ski out accommodations, with private hot tubs. Please note RED Mountain Resort includes a NEW 1,000 acre... More