Thompson Okanagan Vacation Guide 2011 - (Page 58)

Greenwood Our unique past is our present to you! while you’re here...  or bike the scenic trans Cana hike trail or trek to Boundary Falls da  set up camp at Boundary Creek or Jewel Lake provincial park and swim, paddle or fish s  der among the old tombstone Wan of the phoenix Cemetery and just “listen” Canada’s smallest city is a living museum in the historic Boundary region The abrupt change from scenic countryside to turn-of-the-20th century boom town feels like passing through a time portal as you roll into Greenwood. Startlingly well-preserved commercial buildings lining Highway 3 and residential side streets sporting columned porticos, gothic windows, multi-faceted turrets, decorative cornices and gingerbread trim speak of a prosperous mining and smelting heritage. Visit the Greenwood Museum for details and discover more about the town’s surprising past. Then beam back to the future and hike, bike, camp and fish.  re the ruins of the BC Copper Explo Company smelter  ee historic architecture on a s  isit the museum and learn V self-guided walk through the city surprising facts about Greenwood’s role as a mining boom town, World War II internment camp and hollywood movie set new HoRIZon motel In beautiful CHRISTINA LAKE Come for the trails, the golf and the lake; stay because it feels like coming home. tf 1-888-859-0159 1-800-567-2275 Greenwood Visitor Centre 214 s copper st t 250-445-6355 BounDArY | GReenwood 58

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Thompson Okanagan Vacation Guide 2011

Thompson Okanagan Vacation Guide
How this Guide Works
North Thompson
Clearwater & Wells Gray Country
Lower North Thompson Valley & Barriere
Sun Peaks Resort
The Shuswap
South Thompson
Gold Country
Logan Lake
Nicola Valley
North Okanagan
Armstrong and Spallumcheen
Central Okanagan
West Kelowna & Westbank
Lake Country
South Okanagan
Penticton & Wine Country
NK’MIP Resort
West Boundary, Greenwood & Grand Forks
Golf in the Thompson Okanagan
South Okanagan Golf Trail
Golf Kelowna
Golf Kamloops
Golf Summerland
Golf Directory
Food & Wine
Shuswap Wineries
South Okanagan Wineries
Naramata Bench Wineries
Summerland Wineries
Kelowna Area Wineries
Vernon & Lake Country Wineries
Similkameen Wineries
Arts & Culture
Festivals & Events
Spa & Wellness
Winter Sports
Outdoor Adventure
RV & Camping
RV & Camping Directory
Travel Directory
Visitor Centres
Regional Map

Thompson Okanagan Vacation Guide 2011