DESCRIPTION & LOCATION
The largest urban center within the Okanagan Valley’s most northerly region the City of Vernon has long time ties to agricultural farming, forestry and being a tourist destination. Centrally located within a flat valley between the tips of Okanagan Lake, Kalamalka Lake and Swan Lake this region offers unique living opportunities whether offering lake views, lakefront living, central neighborhoods within walking distance to amenities or properties perfect for agricultural requirements such as farming or livestock. A compact central business district features unique shops and restaurants. Residents have access to a newly renovated Vernon Jubilee Hospital. Vernon is easily accessible to Kelowna and the Kelowna International Airport via south on Highway 97. Okanagan Landing, Coldstream, Cousins Bay, Bella Vista and the Foothills are just some feature neighborhoods.
Amenities & Attractions
Residents naturally embrace year round outdoor recreation opportunities that the region is known for. Vernon is home to the winter playground of the world renowned Silver Star Ski Resort just north of BX Creek. Summer offers lakeside recreation as well world championship golf courses- both The Rise Golf Club and Predator Ridge Resort.
These offer some of the best topography, views and challenges to avid golfers. The regions many Wineries and Provincial Parks offer pleasant distractions from the grind of daily routines. Polson Place Mall offers indoor boutique shopping while Big Box Home Improvement stores can cover your home improvement ideas.