Winter Fun in the Columbia Valley
Tucked between the Purcell and Rocky Mountains, Invermere’s luxury hotel is the perfect complement to winter outdoor fun and athletic appetites.
Hit The Slopes With Copper Point Resort
Escape the city. Escape to Kootenay ski country luxury. Plan your next family ski holiday and stay in newer, more elegant accommodations than you’ll find at neighbouring ski areas. The quiet uncrowded space here makes it easy to unwind.
Copper Point Resort is less than a 20-minute drive from both Panorama Mountain Village and Fairmont Hot Springs ski hills. Wake up in a sleek new Copper Point suite and be on the slopes in no time. When the lifts close, the resort’s cozy in-suite fireplaces, indoor pool and steamy indoor and outdoor hot tubs are so close. Come Ski The Kootenays!
Other Favourite Winter Activities
The BC Pond Hockey series is all about having fun! Playing hockey on backyard rinks, frozen ponds and lakes is how most kids started playing hockey. Copper Point Resort is a proud sponsor of the Adopt A Team Program for this years' BC Pond Hockey Championships taking place February 3-5, 2012 in Invermere BC
Heli-Skiing. Take your game up a notch. RK Heliski runs daily heli-skiing and heli-boarding adventures for beginners and more experienced powder hounds.
Snowmobiling. Explore the beautiful Purcell Mountains and spot wildlife on a full-day or half-day tour with Toby Creek Adventures.
Dog Sledding. At Panorama Mountain Village you can mush your own dog team or ride in a dog sled along the Delphine Glacier Trail.
Ice Skating & Skate Skiing. There are several popular ice rinks on Lake Windermere but you can also cross-country ski on it. The Toby Creek Nordic Ski Club clears the ice, grooms the skate skiing track and maintains a 15km track that circles the lake.
Ice Fishing. Build your own hut or enjoy the crisp mountain air. Ice fishing is another favourite winter activity on Lake Windermere.
Invermere Hot Springs. In any season, immerse yourself in three nearby hot springs: Radium Hot Springs, Fairmont Hot Springs and Lussier Hot Springs in Whiteswan Lake Provincial Park. These soothing mineral-rich pools are located in stunning settings amid canyons, hoodoos and lush forested wilderness.