Winter Wonderland

Tucked between the Purcell and Rocky Mountains, Invermere is the perfect complement to winter outdoor fun and athletic appetites.

Your gateway to the best of the Columbia Valley

Visitors to the Columbia Valley have an endless number of winter activities to choose from. Skiing enthusiasts have 2,847 acres of terrain to choose from at the world class Panorama ski resort. Adrenaline junkies will love the snowmobiling and heli skiing opportunities available throughout the Rocky and Purcell mountain ranges. Exercise enthusiasts can get their fix cross country skiing or snowshoeing through the gorgeous scenery or try their hand on the Whiteway, the world’s longest ice skating trail on Lake Windermere. For the less adventurous a day spent relaxing in the rejuvenating Radium Hot Springs may be just what the doctor ordered.

The Village of Radium Hot Springs is pedestrian friendly and offers visitors a traditional small town experience with shopping along main street. Friday nights throughout the summer months in Radium Hot Springs feature live music and a farmer’s market right in the heart of the Village. Be sure to stop by the visitor’s information centre (just next to the Mountain Market) for answers to all of your questions about the area!

For detailed information on all activities in the surrounding areas please visit the Visitor Information Center located in the Village of Radium Hot Springs or look online.

Winter Activities

Snow Mobiling

Beginner and intermediate sledders will find lots to entertain them, while thrill-seekers will never run out of powder-filled playgrounds in the high alpine.


The Columbia Valley offers a range of maintained cross country skiing trails for both classic and skate skiers of all skill levels.


With 2,847 massive acres of terrain across 4,000 vertical feet of fall line perfection, you just might find a new favourite run with every descent.


The valley has consistent snowfalls, cool temperatures and massive mountain ranges translating to untouched powder, epic descents and diverse, wild terrain.


There are several popular ice rinks on Lake Windermere or you can skate the world’s longest ice skating trail boasting over 30km of picturesque ice-skating.


There are many great snow shoeing opportunities in the Columbia Valley for adventurers of all skill levels.

Radium Hot Springs.

Radium Hot Springs pool, located in British Columbia’s Kootenay National Park, features Canada’s biggest hot springs pool and offers something for all the family to enjoy.

Panorama is Pure Canada

Panorama Mountain Resort is a four season destination experience situated in British Columbia’s Purcell Mountains. Boasting nearly 3000 massive acres of terrain, an intimate village with all the amenities, Canada’s largest slopeside hot pools (it’s a big deal!) and a huge range of activities, Panorama offers one of the easiest mountain resort vacations you’ll ever experience.

There’s nearly 3,000 massive acres of skiable terrain across 4,000 vertical feet of fall line perfection. Glide down endless corduroy cruisers. Blast through Taynton Bowl’s freshly gladed, powdery paradise – it’s a former heli-skiing area. Or take the most memorable journey of all and learn to turn in the newly custom designed Discovery zone; perfect for first timers and families.

Explore Radium!

From a scenic round of golf at The Springs to world class skiing at Panorma, this quaint mountain village has it all!


Golf At The Springs
Breathtaking scenery. World-class Les Furber course design. Exceptional service. The Springs has earned its reputation as one of Canada’s premier golf destinations.


Panorama Resort
Panorama is Pure Canada. This mountain resort possesses one of North America’s Top 10 verticals, a brilliant climate and Canada’s largest outdoor on-hill hot pools.


Summer Activities
Radium offers a wide variety of summer activities including hiking, golfing, ATV tours, white water rafting and much more!


Winter Activities
Escape the city. Escape to Kootenay ski country luxury. The quiet uncrowded space here makes it easy to unwind.