Welcome to the Similkameen Valley | British Columbia, Canada

Swimming in the Similkameen River, Similkameen Valley, BCRugged. Rustic. Real.

Summer sizzles in the Similkameen Valley, with long days and temperatures that can reach over 40C (104F). Discover our mountains on adventure-filled days hiking, mountain biking, or ATVing our wilderness trails. Our mountains are alive with meandering wildlife migrating to higher elevations all summer long. 

Cool down in our river and lakes. Wash your cares away by fishing, tubing or drifting down the river. Explore more than 100 organic certified farms and find out why Keremeos is the fruit stand capital of Canada. Then you can winery hop all afternoon, pairing your fruit stand finds with award-winning Similkameen wine. Experience summer in the Similkameen your way. Learn more.