Live in West Kelowna
West Kelowna is a city perfect for people who want to enjoy the perks of Kelowna without being surrounded by the constant rush of the city. Gated communities in West Kelowna are especially calm and it’s not hard to find plenty of trails to explore or cozy, relaxing wineries to escape the busyness of the downtown core.
West Kelowna offers plenty of luxurious lakefront property options in addition to some truly beautiful homes further up the mountainside. When you’re choosing where to live in West Kelowna, consider the drive you’d prefer to access Kelowna’s amenities in addition to your preferred location close to the water or higher up for views across the Okanagan Valley.
Activities in West Kelowna
West Kelowna wineries can’t be missed as they are some of the best in the Okanagan Valley and perfect for planning a variety of events at as well. Mission Hill Winery is one of the most popular, but others like Quail’s Gate and Indigenous World Winery are also some of the best local choices to explore and experience.
As previously mentioned, West Kelowna has plenty of spectacular trails to discover. Rose Valley has some incredible hiking that offers jaw-dropping views. Bear Creek Provincial Park should also be on your list—with easy to more challenging trails and a park with a picnic table area for families to sit down for meals or snacks.
The city isn’t just great in the summer though. Glide across the snow during the wintertime on the Telemark Nordic Club cross-country skiing trails. With great views and trails for all levels of cross-country skiers, it’s a go-to place during the winter months.
Of course, you can always enjoy the beaches in West Kelowna and splash around in Okanagan Lake. With only a short drive to Kelowna you can enjoy the perks of two cities while getting the select benefits you want from one!