Check out some of our Vernon BC Accommodations for 2011.

Please visit our website for more information and to see the rest of our Vernon BC accommodations. www.castleonthemountain.com

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Royal Wedding- Congratulations William & Kate!!!!

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Some cool things to see and do in Vernon BC this Summer.

Adams River Rafting

A destination for quality and innovative river adventures. We pride ourselves on personalized, professional and friendly service. We invite you to share the excitement of the dynamic white-water environment. Have a blast with a rock-n-roll raft adventure or immerse yourself in a drenching cata raftride.

3843 Squilax-Anglemont Highway Scotch Creek , BC Canada   [ map ]
Toll Free:  888-440-raft
Phone:  250-955-2447
Fax:  250-955-2447
info@adamsriverrafting.com
www.adamsriverrafting.com

Allan Brooks Nature Centre

Located just 5 minutes from downtown Vernon, with its spectacular views of Greater Vernon and the 3 surrounding lakes, it is a great place to experience the diverse nature of the North Okanagan – A very popular attraction for bird & outdoor enthusiasts. Take a leisurely tour along the grasslands trail to learn more about the local wildlife and plant life and explore the wonders of the Discovery room with hands-on nature exhibits, and other fun and educational activities.

250 Allan Brooks Way Vernon, BC Canada   [ map ]
Phone:  250-260-4227
info@abnc.ca
www.abnc.ca

Atlantis Waterslides Park

Ready to make a BIG splash! Atlantis Waterslides has something for everyone! Atlantis Waterslide Park offers 10 slides to choose from including two kiddie slides and the very popular “River Riot” Tube Slide, sure to thrill sliders of all ages. A sunny, grassed picnic area is provided with tables, umbrellas and chairs to spend the day under the hot Okanagan sun! After your wild-water sliding, Atlantis features a concession to enjoy a treat or a relaxing soak in the large hot tub, or challenge your friends and family to play miniature golf.
Opens May 28, 2011 through to September 5, 2011.

7921 Greenhow Road Vernon, BC Canada V1B 3S2  [ map ]
Phone:  250-549-4121
info@atlantiswaterslides.ca
www.atlantiswaterslides.ca/

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Predator Ridge Golf Course is now open for 2011 with some great deals on offer

ANOTHER REASON WHY
THERE IS NO BETTER PLACE TO LIVE THAN
THE OKANAGAN!
 

Spring has finally arrived and we are happy to announce that Predator Ridge is now officially open for the 2011 season!  The fairways are in great condition, the sun is shining and there is no better time to get out for your first game of the season! 

At Predator Ridge, we understand that you cannot have a successful world-class resort without the support of your community.  That’s why we’ve created the “Locals Only” rate available to anyone that lives within the Okanagan region.  All season long, we will be offering discounted green fees to Okanagan Residents as a way of saying thank you. 

For the month of April, come & play SCOREGolf’s Best New Course of 2010 from only $82.50* - yes, that’s almost 50% OFF!   Get your foresome together and book your tee time online or by phone 250.542.3436.

* Locals Only rate of $82.50 is valid on the Predator Course only (rate for the Ridge course is $97.50).   7-day advanced booking required, Monday to Thursday only.   Valid until April 28, 2011.   Effective April 29th, rates increase to reflect prime season and start at $105 for Okanagan Residents.  All prices quoted do not include HST.  Based on availability

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The Golf Club at The Rise is now open for the 2011 season!!

There are some great early season offers available at The Golf Club at the Rise, one of British Columbia’s finest golf courses. Goto www.therise.ca for more information.

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It’s time to dust of your clubs!!!

 

The Golf Season is here!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Watch this space for more info.

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Season’s Pass Holder Appreciation BBQ- April 3rd 2011 is the last day of the Season at Silver Star, come ski and eat!!

Season’s Pass Holder Appreciation BBQ
Come into the village with your 10/11 Season’s Pass and receive your complimentary burger or hot dog served up by Silver Star’s Managers starting at 11:30am. We would really like to say ‘thanks’ for a great season, so get in early because it’s going to be a busy lunch!

For more info: www.skisilverstar.com

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Silver Star Retro Day April 2nd 2011!!

Also known as “Tight & Bright Day!”. It’s time to bust out the bright colours, zinc, tight pants, mono boards everybody! One of the most fun days on the mountain, you do not want to be left out of the fun skiing, retro dance off and partying afterwards.

For more info visit:  www.skisilverstar.com

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This weekend is the last this season for Night Skiing at Silver Star!!

It is still only $5!!

Visit  www.skisilverstar.com for more information.

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Alice and Lewis Ski Silver Star BC!!

Alice & Lewis Ski Silver Star BC

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Congratulations to our very own Masters!!

“Castle on the Mountain is proud to have been called home by some very special 2011 World Masters competitors”.

The team from Quebec, Canada 

 From left to right:

Jean-Yves Babin: Bronze medal for the relay and Silver medal for the 30 km at the World level.

Gaétan Beaulieu: Silver medal for the relay and Bronze medal for the 10km at the World level.

Micheline Théreiault: Bronze for the relay and Silver for the 15 km at the World level.

François Thériault: Two Canadian Masters medals and certified at the World level.

Noemand Mireaul: Two Canadian Masters medals and certified at the World level.

Mr Christopher Richards from West London, Great Britain. Chris competed at World level in a number of events in this his first World Masters on Canadian soil. 

Teams of Nordic Skiers from all over the Globe decended on Sovereign Lake, Silver Star Mountain BC for what proved to be a truly magical tournament. The 2011 World Masters has given the many tourists & Vernon locals a wonderful exhibition of cross-country skiing at it’s best. The venue and atmosphere were simply fantastic, a huge pat on the back must go out to all those involved. Well done!

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It’s the last few weeks of skiing at Silver Star so hit the slopes while you can.

 

 The Snow Base is the best it’s been for the season.                                                                                                            Visit www.skisilverstar.com for upto the minute conditions.

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Silver Star’s Norman Kreutz’s Ski Tips

Norman runs the Ski School up at Silver Star and always has some great advice to help you improve your skiing. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u6o874BvFpU

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Great News! Now you can Ski longer at Silver Star from now until the end of the season.

As the days are getting longer Silver Star has extended it’s opening times by a half hour. As of March 5th the last run is now 3.45pm. Everyday until the end of ski season.

For more information visit www.skisilverstar.com

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Don’t forget it’s still only $5 for Night Skiing at Silver Star on Fridays & Saturdays!

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