Recommended accommodations near the Slocan Valley Rail Trail.
Two straw bale cottages set among flower- fruit and veggie gardens with functional and whimsical art featuring a solar- off the grid- bath house for guests. Seasonal, open from last frost to first frost, more or less. (May to September)
Rabia-Art: At the Artful Lodger – 5 acres on the river – you will find Rabia-Art, an eclectic variety of sculptural pieces, mosaics, glass and mirror, ceramics, bronze, banners and large as life steel sculptures. A virtual sculpture park. We are located on the Lower Appledale Road in Winlaw. Best to call ahead for a visit 250-226-7972 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Address: 6447 Paradise Valley Rd, Winlaw, BC
Phone Number: 250-226-7304
This comfortable and beautiful guest house is located 4 km from the trail up a mountain road into the aptly named Paradise Valley. There are 2 bedrooms and a sleeping porch, a fully equipped kitchen, laundry and internet. On the spacious covered deck is a claw foot bathtub where you may enjoy a bubble bath in the trees. It’s called Paradise for a reason.
Contact Linda Rae Grabler for more information.
The Frog Peak Café can be found in the oldest remaining heritage building in the Slocan Valley. Built originally by George Borgeios in 1896 the Frog Peak Café was restored by its owners Matthew Theoret and Laurel Glasson in 2003. The café offers a great selection of paninis, soups and salads as well as savoury treats and specialty coffees and has a great outdoor patio for seasonal use as well as a play area for young children. We’re located in the south end of the Slocan Valley at km 2 of the historic Slocan Valley Rail Trail. Whether you’re skiing, cycling or walking, we’re here to help make your adventure more enjoyable.
Frog Peak Guesthouse suite available with full breakfast.
Address: 5730 Cedar Creek Rd, Winlaw, BC
Phone Number: 1-888-452-7428
Website: Karibu Park Cottages & Campground
Karibu Park Cottages & Campground is a nature lover’s choice for a getaway, with 8 comfortable, fully equipped housekeeping cottages and 30 treed campsites, with hookups available, to suit all budgets. Centrally located in the Slocan Valley, and within easy walking distance to the village of Winlaw, Karibu Park has its own access to the Slocan Valley Rail Trail on the pristine Slocan River. Recreation areas, gardens, a large gazebo, and spa facilities provide travellers with many opportunities for relaxing, gathering and enjoying the surroundings. We’re a comfortable base from which to explore the abundance of natural beauty that the area has to offer.
The Lodge is a Post & Beam 10 bedroom Lodge with a cozy atmosphere. We have Licensed Casual Fine Dining, Cabin Rentals and a 26 site campground. When in the Lodge, accommodations include a full breakfast. We are also open for Dinner, Thursday thru Sunday, 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. by reservation. For Guests, staying with us, we are open 7 days a week. Home away from Home, you can relax and enjoy the tranquil setting and great food. We are a home base for a variety of outdoor activities and are located on Kennedy Road, which is 9 km south of the Village of Slocan off Highway 6 . Come join us, we serve only the best, just for you.
Are you looking to rent a private, fully furnished vacation home for your family and friends? We offer a deluxe vacation rental home at the center of the Slocan Valley. It is located on a peaceful 3 acre, forested setting in Winlaw. It sleeps 8 and can accommodate couples or single persons with ease. All you need to bring is your groceries!
It has 3 bedrooms, 2 large bathrooms, veranda, sleeping loft, and a spacious kitchen & living area. It has: a large fenced yard, a big brick patio, BBQ, fishpond & gardens. It is complete with excellent kitchen and laundry facilities, & free Wi-Fi. You can ride your bike to the Rail-Trail and 2 café’s from here!
Check out our fantastic website ! It has local photography, information, guest reviews & our calendar. Call us any time!
Spend a night or a week in our beautiful Slocan Valley in the heart of beautiful British Columbia. Enjoy the countless activities or simply take in the breathtaking scenery of the West Kootenays. We specialize in offering the cycling enthusiast a truly unique opportunity to experience all aspects of the surrounding area.
The 50 km Slocan Valley Rail Trail and many mountain trails make for a great cycling vacation. Hiking, swimming, kayaking, tubing, canoeing and golfing are all within 10 minutes. For awesome hiking choose from the Valhallas, Kokanee Glacier or the White Grizzly Wilderness Provincial Parks.
Your hosts: Deborah and Dennis Stefanik
Address: 1020 Giffin Ave, Slocan, BC
Phone Number: 250-355-2266
Website: Springer Creek Campground
If you’re riding the Rail Trail, the Village of Slocan offers a great campground to use as your base for exploring. With hook up as well as tenting sites, free wi-fi, showers and more, it’s a great place to call home for a day or a week! Visit the Village of Slocan website for directions and more information about the north end of the Slocan Valley Rail Trail.