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Nelson

Tourists often come to Kootenay Rockies to savor its spellbinding scenery. Nelson is a good destination to set up base.

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The national capital, Ottawa, lies 1,950 mile to the east of Nelson.

If you enjoy exploring Mother Nature, visit one of the Nelson region's natural environs. Cody Caves Provincial Park is 20 miles away from Nelson, while Kokanee Creek Provincial Park lies 11 miles away.

Put on some snug gear and head to the slopes at the ski resorts near Nelson. Kimberley Alpine Resort and Whitewater Ski Resort are 60 miles and 7 miles away, respectively.

Don't forget to visit Lakeside Park and Nelson Whitewater Rafting Co.

You should consider going to Ymir, 14 miles away, or Slocan Park, which is 15 miles away.

The regional hub of Castlegar, just 20 miles southwest from Nelson, is where all the action is. It has a variety of attractions worth making the distance for, such as Castlegar Golf Club, Doukhobor Discovery Centre and Kootenay Gallery. Selkirk College and Alberni Pacific Railway are two more options available here.

Are you looking for something a little more active? How about tobogganing? Or there's snowmobiling if that's more to your liking.

Even though you shouldn't wear your housecoat, cycling and shore fishing are calming ways to relax and take advantage of the outdoors in the Kootenay Rockies area.

Travelers who like to try everything should think about signing up for some organized activities. Guided nature walks and wildlife spotting tours are the most popular options in the region.

You might like to try sky diving in Kootenay Rockies to get a new perspective of its undulating landscapes.

Swimming and wind surfing are two of the fun reasons to get wet in Kootenay Rockies.

If you adore wintertime fun and games, grab your warmest jacket and indulge in some of the available options like snowboarding or skiing.

As the sun sets on your Kootenay Rockies vacation, don't be surprised if you find yourself making plans to soon return to this stunning destination.

The closest airport, Castlegar Airport, is 20 miles to the southwest.


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£80
Hume Hotel & Spa

Hume Hotel & Spa

422 Vernon St, Nelson
4.2
of 5, from 244 reviews
3.5 out of 5.0

Located in the heart of Nelson, this spa hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Nelson & District Community Complex and Cottonwood Falls Park. Lakeside Park is 1 mi (1.6 km) away.

£91
Prestige Lakeside Resort Nelson

Prestige Lakeside Resort Nelson

701 Lakeside Drive, Nelson
4.3
of 5, from 124 reviews
3.5 out of 5.0

Located in the heart of Nelson, this spa hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Nelson & District Community Complex and Lakeside Park. Cottonwood Falls Park is 0.9 mi (1.5 km) away.

£47
Prestige Inn Nelson

Prestige Inn Nelson

1301 Front St, Nelson
3.5
of 5, from 279 reviews
3.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Nelson, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Lakeside Park and Nelson & District Community Complex. Cottonwood Falls Park is 1.2 mi (2 km) away.

£61
The Adventure Hotel

The Adventure Hotel

616 Vernon Street, Nelson
4.0
of 5, from 221 reviews
3.0 out of 5.0

Located in the heart of Nelson, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Nelson & District Community Complex and Cottonwood Falls Park. Lakeside Park is 1 mi (1.5 km) away.

£68
Best Western Plus Baker Street Inn & Convention Centre

Best Western Plus Baker Street Inn & Convention Centre

153 Baker Street, Nelson
4.3
of 5, from 217 reviews
3.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Nelson, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Cottonwood Falls Park and Nelson & District Community Complex. Lakeside Park is 1.3 mi (2.1 km) away.

£53
Alpine Inn & Suites

Alpine Inn & Suites

1120 Hall Mines Road, Nelson
4.0
of 5, from 67 reviews
2.5 out of 5.0

Located near to the slopes, this Nelson motel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Cottonwood Falls Park and Nelson & District Community Complex, and is convenient for winter sports, such as skiing lessons. Lakeside Park is 1.6 mi (2.6 km) away.

£50
North Shore Inn

North Shore Inn

687 HWY 3A, Nelson
3.8
of 5, from 65 reviews
2.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Nelson, this motel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Lakeside Park, Nelson & District Community Complex and Cottonwood Falls Park. Kokanee Creek Provincial Park is 11.4 mi (18.4 km) away.

£57
Cloudside Hotel

Cloudside Hotel

410 Victoria Street, Nelson
4.8
of 5, from 33 reviews
3.0 out of 5.0

Located in the heart of Nelson, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Nelson & District Community Complex and Cottonwood Falls Park. Lakeside Park is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) away.

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