Local Attractions

Local attractions to do in Nelson:

  • Enjoy an  invigorating hike to Pulpit Rock to take in the sights of  Nelson and the Kootenay river
  • Stroll  the Nelson Centennial Waterfront Pathway through Lakeside Park
  • Enjoy a beach day at Lakeside Park
  • Take a 45 min. drive to Ainsworth  Hot Springs
  • Rent a Canoe or Kayak from Hellman Canoes and enjoy the Kootenay Lake
  • Golf at local golf courses such as Granite Pointe, Kokanee  Springs, and Balfour Golf course
  • Ski at Whitewater Ski resort just a 20 minute drive or Red Mountain 1 hour 30 minutes away
  • Experience the numerous mountain biking trails surrounding the Nelson area
  • Enjoy Nelson’s night life and local restaurants at your doorstep